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Do You Know What Nurses Know

A panel of nursing and media experts will explore why nurses are virtually invisible in mainstream health news

Event Details

Thursday, April 25, 2019
4:30-5:45 p.m.
Signe Skott Cooper Hall
Nurses are the largest segment of the healthcare workforce. Annual Gallup ethics polls determine that they are the most trusted profession in the country. Yet even though the public trusts nurses, journalists rare;y seek their insights for stories. A panel of media and nursing experts, including Barbara Glickstein, Katy Culver, Shamane Mills and Dan Willis will explore why journalists don't use nurses as sources, what that means for nurses and the public, and what we can do to change it.