Community-Based Participatory Research
Our Community-Based Participatory Research Workgroup is a resource for gathering organizational information allowing for better implementation of evidence-based practices, and to provide a consortium of sites for research and translation science. The Workgroup meets the third Tuesday of every other month at 2:00pm EST via teleconference and is Co-Chaired by Dr. Marita Titler (University of Michigan School of Nursing) and Nancy Weber (Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare, IA).
Education and Networking
The Education and Networking Workgroup focuses on providing educational programming on evidence-based practice to members of NNPN, and to provide environments that encourage and support communication in the pursuit of evidence-based healthcare practices. This Workgroup meets the second Thursday of every month at 2:00pm EST via teleconference and is Co-Chaired by Dr. Michelle Aebersold (University of Michigan School of Nursing) and Jean Cody (Southwestern Vermont Medical Center).
The Implementation Workgroup has developed an Implementation Toolkit available on the NNPN website. They also work on providing additional tools, evidence-based processes, and mentoring to maximize implementation efforts by NNPN members. This Workgroup meets on an as needed basis via teleconference and is Chaired by Roxanne Wilson (St. Cloud Hospital, MN).
The Staff Nurse Workgroup assesses the needs of staff nurses and provides evidence-based practice information and resources specific to the needs of staff nurse members of the NNPN. The Workgroup meets the first Tuesday of every month at 1:00pm EST via teleconference and is Co-Chaired by Anne McLeod (University of Michigan Health System) and Amy Yono (Detroit Medical Center-Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan).
If you would like more information on the any of the above Workgroups, please contact NNPN Staff at email@example.com.