Wednesday, March 14, 2012

"Occupational Health Nursing in Thailand and the USA"

Dr. Jackie Owens, assistant professor at Ashland University College of Nursing, and Natchatkan Duangmung, PhD (c), RN from Burapha University of Thailand, co-presented "Occupational Health Nursing in Thailand and the USA" on February 27, 2012 at Kent State University (KSU).  This presentation was a continuing education offering and was sponsored by the KSU College of Nursing International Activities Interest Group.  Owens and Duangmung introduced pre and post licensure nursing students, nursing faculty, and other healthcare providers to the scope of occupational health nursing as they compared similarities and differences from an international perspective.

Pictured above from left to right are Natchakan Duangmung, PhD candidate from Thailand; Dr. Ratchneewan Ross, associate professor KSU College of Nursing and Director of International Activities; and Jackie Owens, assistant professor Ashland University.