K 14 SPECIAL SESSION: The Evolving World of Qualitative Methodology as a Tool for Nursing Knowedge Development

Saturday, 29 July 2017: 3:30 PM-4:00 PM
Summary: In this session, Dr. Thorne positions nursing’s powerful contributions to qualitative methodology over past decades, illustrating how our discipline has extracted ideas from the social sciences, applied them to its own distinctive epistemological direction, and generated knowledge forms ideally suited to translation and integration into practice thinking.
Organizers:  Sally Thorne, PhD, University of British Columbia School of Nursing, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Moderators:  Erlinda Castro Palaganas, PhD, Institute Of Management, College of Social Sciences, University of the Philippines Baguio, Baguio City, Philippines