DNP: The Future of Nursing Education

Gain valuable insight from a roundtable of nursing experts, including Dr. Geraldine Bednash, CEO of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing; Dr. Diane Twedell, vice president and chief nursing officer of the Austin Medical Center; and Dr. Andrea Lindell, the DNP program director at Walden. These experts explored topics of great importance to today’s nursing professionals, including:

  • Changes in the nursing profession, including the future of nursing education.
  • Why having a DNP is important for you and for the nursing profession.
  • How a DNP can position you to practice at the highest level of nursing.

Preparing Nurse Leaders - Case Study

How can an RN make the successful transition to a nurse leader? Learn how a case study completed by student nurses positively impacted patient delivery and financial outcomes. Examine the importance of developing key skills in preparation for diverse experiences as a nurse leader. Review requirements and courses for the leadership and management specialization at the Walden M.S. program in Nursing.