F 04 Initiatives to Develop Cultural and Social Skills

Tuesday, July 12, 2011: 1:45 PM-3:00 PM
Moderator:  Patricia Kinser, WHNP-BC, MS, RN, Center for the Study of Complementary and Alternative Therapies, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
"Care to Know Care": Development of Social Skills with Portuguese Nursing Students

Rosa Cristina Correia Lopes, RN, MS
Scientific Educational Unit of Nursing and Psychiatric Mental Health, Nursing School of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
Zaida Azeredo, PhD
University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
Rogério Rodrigues, PhD
Nursing School of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal

Interdisciplinary Work and Cultural Awareness During a Medical Mission Experience in Vietnam

Freida Fuller, DSN, RN
Georgia Baptist College of Nursing, Mercer University, Atlanta, GA
Brenda B. Rowe, RN, MN, JD
Georgia Baptist College of Nursing, Georgia Baptist College of Nursing of Mercer University, Atlanta, GA

Study Abroad: Goals, Knowledge Acquisition and Implications for Nursing Education in the New Millennium

Mary Lou Bond, PhD, RN, CNE, ANEF, FAAN1
Dolores Aguilar, MSN, RN1
Harriet Guerrero, BA2
Denise Cauble, BSN1
(1)College of Nursing, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX
(2)Language Department, Cemanahuac Educational Community, Cuernavaca, Mexico