Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Nursing students present papers at research conference

Faculty Dr. Carol Weingarten and Dr. Amy McKeever are seen here at the conference with two of the College of Nursing students who presented, Brian Hartmann and Jennifer Warren. Brian is the recipient of the first health paper award.

Congratulations to our College of Nursing faculty and students who contributed to the 25th Annual  Elizabeth Cady Stanton Student Research Conference on April 4, 2014. Dr. Linda Copel, professor, was part of the Program Committee for this now regional conference presented by The Greater Philadelphia Women's Studies Consortium and Villanova University's Gender & Women's Studies Program. The event was held in Connelly Center.

Five junior nursing students presented at the conference. 

  • Brian Hartmann: Female circumcision: healthcare implications. Brian was also the recipient of the first health paper award.
  • Jennifer Warren: Parental control: ethical implications of preconception self-selection
  • Rachelle Dambman: Gender and climbing the ladder
  • Michaela Sclafani and Karli Miller: Shame and blame: adolescent pregnancy and prevention.