Thursday, January 26, 2012

Calling all nurses with disabilities for a research study

Leslie Neal-Boylan, PhD, RN, Professor of Nursing at Southern Connecticut State University, is conducting a study of registered nurses with permanent physical and/or sensory disabilities. The study’s purpose is to explore how closely nurse job descriptions match the actual expectations of the job. This study is part of an ongoing program of research regarding the worklife of nurses with disabilities. The study involves one interview of approximately one hour. If interested, please contact Dr. Neal-Boylan of further information at 203-392-6480 or nealboylanL1@southernct.edu.

Saturday, January 7, 2012

Share your story with other nurses who have disabilities

If you're a nurse and you have a disability, you can share your story with others by joining the Society of Healthcare Professionals with Disabilities. Membership is complimentary and you can learn from others who have already started sharing their stories. You can read those stories here in the Forum Section.