Saturday, November 12, 2005: 1:00 PM-2:30 PM
Empowering Nurses—Taking Control
Learning Objective #1: Identify issues surrounding the nursing shortage
Learning Objective #2: Identify strategies to alleviate the nursing shortage
Greta Sherman, senior vice president for Healthcare Strategic Planning, TMP Worldwide ( will speak about major health care reform, including solutions for the nursing shortage, generational differences, economic factors, workplace redesign and nurse renewal. In fall 2003, NurseWeek called Sherman one of the people "who ultimately will turn around the nursing shortage." The article praised Sherman for being among those "geniuses of marketing and advertising programs, who are polishing nursing and selling it to teens, those considering second or third careers and nurses themselves."
Presenter:Greta Sherman

Sigma Theta Tau International
38th Biennial Convention - Clinical Sessions
November 12-13, 2005
Indianapolis, IN