17th World Congress on

Clinical Nursing and Practice

Theme: Explore Opportunities, Best Practices & Recent Developments in Nursing & Practice

OCM for Clinical Nursing Series Conferences

Organizing Committee

OCM Member

Valerie Taylor-Haslip

Chairperson
York College
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gunnar Glauco De Cunto Taets

Adjunct Professor
Campus Macaé Nursing School Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
Brazil

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Marica.G.Estrada

Associate Professor
University of Santo Thomas, College of Manila
Philippines

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Cristina Laverda Baxinho

Professor
Nursing School of Lisbon
Portugal

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sara Kennedy

Lecturer
Waterford University of Technology
Ireland

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Anson.Tang

Assistant Professor
Tung Wah College
Hong Kong

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ayfer Ekim

Assistant Professor
Istanbul Bilgi University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Nursing Education 2017

OCM Member

Geneva M Edwards

Professor
Unlawful Medicine LLC
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sally Doshier

Associate Professor
Northern Arizona University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Federico Calixtro

Associate Professor
Roseman University of Health Science
United States

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr. Faisal H. Aboul-Enein

CEO | Director of Board Relations
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
United States

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Roganovic Jelena

Professor
Clinical Hospital Centre Rijeka Croatia
Croatia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Kari Ingstad

director
Nord University
Norway

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Shari Dingle Costantini

CEO
Avant, International healthcare staffing organizations
United States

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Arne Rehnsfeldt

Professor
Western Norway University of Applied Sciences
Norway

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - World Nursing 2017

OCM Member

Julie M. Pullen

Professor
Montana State University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Fredricka Gilje

Professor
Montana State University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Heather MacDonald

Professor
University of New Brunswick
Canada

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jennifer Loke

Professor
University of Hull
UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Werner Schuetze

Professor
Dialogische Praxis
Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Emilia Campos de Carvalho

Professor
University of Sao Paulo
Brazil

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OCM Member

Jasmine D. Schmidt

Professor
California Baptist University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Su-Fen Cheng

Director
National Taipei University
Taiwan

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Geneva M Edwards

Professor
Unlawful Medicine LLC
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Katherine Pollard

Professor
University of the West of England
UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Christy Cotner

Professor
California Baptist University
USA

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OCM Member

Susette Brynard

Professor
University of the Free State
South Africa

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Nursing 2016

OCM Member

Karen Oehme

Director
Florida State University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Michael Frass

Professor
Medical University of Vienna
Austria

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Guang Zeng

Associate Professor
Texas A&M University–Corpus Christi
USA

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OCM Member

Ronda Hughes

Associate professor
Marquette University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Debra A. Simons

Associate Dean, Associate Professor
The College of New Rochelle
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Julie Hall

Executive Director of Forensic Services
Nottinghamshire Healthcare
UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Heather MacDonald

Professor
University of New Brunswick
Canada

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Toby Bressler

Director, Chair
Maimonides Medical Center
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Joan I. J. Wagner

Associate Professor
University of Regina
Canada

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Debra M. Wolf

Associate Professor, Assistant Director
Chatham University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Kari Ingstad

Director
Nord University
Norway

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Euro Nursing-2016

OCM Member

Lee-Ellen C. Kirkhorn

Chair & Professor
INDIANA UNIVERSITY-PURDUE UNIVERSITY FORT WAYNE
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Kathleen M Lamaute

Professor
Molly College
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ann Mitchell

Professor
University of Pittsburgh
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mattia Gilmartin

Senior Research Scientist
New York university
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Joy Penman

Professor
University of South Australia
Australia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Denise Brehmer

Assistant Professor
Indiana Wesleyan University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Heather Mc Donald

Professor
University of New Brunswick
Canada

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OCM Member

Freida Pemberton

Professor
Molly College
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gregory A Grillone

Professor and Vice chairman
Boston University school of Medicine
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Nancy Mc Namara

Senior Lecturer
Wintec, Hamilton
New Zeland

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Anne-Kari M. Johannessen

Associate Professor
Oslo and Akershus University
Norway

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OCM Member

Gulten Kaptan

Professor
Istanbul Arel University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Hana Kadhom

Director of Bridging Programme
CSI Medical University of Bahrain
Bahrain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Awatif Al Bahar

Medical Director
Dubai Health Authority
United Arab Emirates

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - World Nursing Conference-2016

OCM Member

Jeanette Kaellstrand Eriksson

Director
Halmstad University
Sweden

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Yaron Shargall

Professor and Head
McMaster University
Canada

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Colonel (Dr.) Sara Breckenridge-Sproat

Professor
U.S. Army Regional Health Command Europe
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Lori A. Loan

Associate Professor
University of Alabama
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mary S. McCarthy

Professor
Madigan Army Medical Center
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Catherine Bailey

Senior Research Fellow
Northumbria University
United Kingdom

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Joaquim J.F. Soares

Professor
Mid Sweden University
Sweden

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Francisca Cisneros Farrar

Professor
Austin Peay State University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Roganovic Jelena

Professor
Clinical Hospital Centre Rijeka
Croatia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Eileen Savage

Professor and Head
University College Cork
Ireland

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Anjan Bhattacharya

In-charge, Child Development Centre
Apollo Gleneagles Hospital
India

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Heather MacDonald

Professor
University of New Brunswick
Canada

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Su-Fen Cheng

Associate Professor
National Taipei University of Nursing and Health Sciences
Taiwan

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Zekiye Karacam

Professor
Adnan Menderes University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Evridiki Papastavrou

President of Nursing and Midwifery Council
Cyprus University of Technology
Cyprus

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Pushpamala Ramaiah

Professor
Umm-Al Qura University
Saudi Arabia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

David Randall

Executive Director
The Consumer Driven Health Care Institute
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Lee, Jeong-Sang

Director
Jeonju Univeristy
South Korea

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Thurayya Eid

Director
King Abdulaziz University
Saudi Arabia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Judith Lloyd Storfjell

Executive Director & Clinical Professor
University of Illinois
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ellen Olive Wahoush

School of Nursing
McMaster University
Canada

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gulten Kaptan

Professor
Istanbul Arel University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Hae Won, Kim

Professor
Seoul National University
Korea

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ayman Khairy M. Hassan

Vice Director
Assiut University
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Nursing-2015

OCM Member

Pam Bellefeuille

Clinical professor
University of California
United States

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dominique Letourneau

President, Director, Associate Professor
Créteil University
France

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Rose Constantino

Associate Professor
School of Nursing,Pennsylvania
Phone: 412-624-2063
Fax: 412-383-7293
University of Pittsburgh
United States

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Noordeen Shoqirat

Assistant Professor
Dean of Nursing Faculty
Mutah University
Karak, JORDAN

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Andi Mabhala

Senior research fellow
Programme Leader
Senior Lecturer
Newman University,United Kingdom
United Kingdom

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Lunic Base Khoza

Dean, Senior Professor
University of Venda
South Africa

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Euro Nursing 2015

OCM Member

Amer A Kaissi

Department of Health Care Administration
Trinity University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Vladimir Obolensky

Head of the Septic Surgery Unit
Russian National Research Medical University
Russia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dennis C. Stevens

Professor and Interim Chairman
Sanford School of Medicine
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Evridiki Papastavrou

President of Nursing and Midwifery Council
Cyprus University of Technology
Cyprus

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

David Randall

Executive Director
The Consumer Driven Health Care Institute
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Hana Kadhom

Director
Royal College of Surgeons Ireland
Kingdom of Bahrain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Lars Brorson Fich

Architect
Aalborg University
Denmark

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Judith Lloyd Storfjell

Executive Director & Clinical Professor
University of Illinois
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ellen Olive Wahoush

School of Nursing
McMaster University
Canada

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Clinical Nursing 2016

OCM Member

Rui Porta-Nova

Professor
Health Higher School of the Portuguese Red Cross
Portugal

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Esmeralda Ricks

Associate Professor
Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, South Africa
South Africa

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Midwifery Congress 2017

OCM Member

Christina Spyropoulos

French physiotherapist
Studied at MEDICAL SCHOOL OF MARSEILLE, FRANCE
Australia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Samantha Chong Yuen Chun

Associate Professor, Director of Advanced Training in Clinical Nursing
The University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Judith Angelitta Noronha

Professor & Associate Dean
Manipal College of Nursing
Manipal

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Vidya Seshan

Assistant Professor & Head of Maternal and Child Health Department
Sultan Qaboos University
Oman

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Emi John Prince

Associate Professor
Institute of Health and Management
Australia

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Nursing Practice 2017

OCM Member

Nancy McNarma

Professor
Central Queensland University
Australia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ligia Patricia Rojas Valenciano

Professor
University of Costa Rica
San Jose

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Lynn Motz

Board-certified Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
Penn State
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Maria-Teresa Parisotto

Chief Nurse Advisor
Fresenius Medical Care
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mustaffa Z. Younis

Executive Committee of the International Society for Research of Healthcare Financial Management
Zirve University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Johannes Maria Christiaan Roeters

Senior Lecturer of Nursing
Universal college of Learning,Newzealand
Newzealand

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Chad D. Rasmussen

Assistant Professer
Mayo Clnic College of Medicine
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Susette Brynard

Head of the Department
University of Free State
South Africa

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Franklin A. Shaffer

Chief Executive Officer CGFNS International USA
CGFNS International USA
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Kathryn Weaver

Associate Professor
University of New Brunswick
Canada

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Elizabeth Brodie

Professor
Edinburgh Napier University
UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Geetha Kada

Professor of Nursing
Montgomery College of Nursing
USA

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Global Nursing Care 2017

OCM Member

Dr Frank Rasler

President
Atlanta HealthCare Associates
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jamesetta A. Halley-Boyce

Director
Seton Hall University
United States

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Benedict B. Benigno

Director
Northside Hospital, Atlanta
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dorothy M. Miller

Chair for Nurse Program
Argosy University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Fred Calixtro

Associate Professor at Roseman University of Health Sciences in Henderson
Roseman University of Health Sciences
United States

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Joyce Bredesen

Associate Professor of Nursing
Metropolitan State University St. Paul, Minnesota
United States

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Global Nursing Education 2017

OCM Member

Mary P. Bourke

Assistant Dean of Graduate Program
Indiana University Kokomo
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Julie Bulson

Director
Spectrum Health, USA
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Audrey E. Nelson

Associate Professor
University of Nebraska Medical Center
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mercy Popoola

Dean
American University of Health Sciences, USA
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Klaudia Ćwiękała-Lewis

Professor
Universityof Phoenix, USA
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Linda Sage

International speaker
Lindasagementoring Organization
UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jonas Nguh

Professor
Walden University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Keratiloe N. Gwebu

Dean
Rusangu University
South Africa

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Cancer Nursing 2017

OCM Member

Tatiana Massarrah

Oncology Research Unit Coordinator
Gregorio Maranon University
Spain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Michael Keng

Medical Director
University of Virginia Charlottesville
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

MiKaela M. Olsen

Chair
Johns Hopkins Hospital
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

David E. Vance

Psychologist
University of Alabama at Birmingham
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ayşe Koyun

Assistant Professor
Sandıklı Public Health Center
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mariana Boulitreau

Assistant Professor
Federal University of Pernambuco
Brazil

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Florominda Tejano

Administrator
Holy Child Colleges of Butuan Hospital
Philippines

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Madara Blumberga

Full specialist
Childrens university hospital
Latvia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Eyad Alhelih

Senior Investigator
King Saud University
KSA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Donglu Shi

Chair
Tongji University
China

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Christian Ntizimira

Medical Officer
Department of Advocacy & Research (RPCHO)
Africa

Biography Research Interest