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Nursing Education

Purpose

To advance the science of nursing education

Who Should Join?

Those interested in discussing, disseminating, collaborating, and researching nursing educational teaching and learning strategies and pedagogies

RIG Communication

Groupsite Community Networking Platform: https://mnrs.groupsite.com/

Meet the RIG Leadership for 2020 – 2021

Chair

Lauri Sells, MSN
Assistant Professor, Morningside College
sellsl@morningside.edu

Chair

Susan Strouse, PhD, RN
Assistant Professor, Grand Valley State University
strouses@gvsu.edu

Chair- Elect and Grant Representative

Jenny O’Rourke, PhD
Associate Dean of Graduate Programs, Loyola University Chicago
jorourke1@luc.edu

Chair- Elect

Carol Kostovich, PhD, RN, CHSE
Associate Professor/Associate Dean for Simulation, Loyola University Chicago
ckostovich1@luc.edu

Past Chair

Rhoda Owens, PhD, RN
Assistant Professor, University of North Dakota
rhoda.owens@und.edu

2020-2021 RIG Awards

The 2020-2021 RIG Awards Nominations are now closed.  Please be sure to attend the RIG Annual Meeting right before the 2021 Annual Research Conference in March 2021 for the announcement of RIG Award Winners.

2020 – 2021 Goals

  1. Increase visibility with a symposia on a topic of interest for conference attendees
  2. Improve networking, collaboration, communication, and make it more user friendly for the purpose of mentoring and enhanced funding mechanisms and multi-site research:
    1. MNRS Matters (eNewsletter)
    2. LinkedIn
    3. Listserv (group email)
  3. Refinement of measurement tools in education
  4. Discussions formatted around topic specificity


Overall/Long Term Goals

  • Foster a collaborative research interest for nursing education and highlight trends in nursing education.
  • Generate translational/applied science for best practices in nursing education.
  • Stay in touch with national trends related to research and evidence-based teaching for nursing education


RIG Minutes/Meeting Summary

If you are interested in learning more about the Nursing Education RIG, please explore the minutes from the past meetings:
Nursing Education RIG Annual Report from the 2020 Annual Research Conference
Nursing Education RIG Annual Report from the 2019 Annual Research Conference