CONTACT: DEREK MAURER
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 335-8964; fax (319) 384-4638
Release: Sept. 26, 2001
Speaker to discuss professional doctorate for nurses Oct. 2
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Carolyn A. Williams, Ph.D., dean of nursing at the University
of Kentucky and president of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing,
will discuss "The Doctorate of Nursing Practice, an Alternative for Leadership
Development in Clinical Nursing" in a public lecture at 6 p.m. Tuesday,
Oct. 2 in the Iowa Memorial Unions R. Wayne Richey Ballroom.
Williams is a past president of the American Academy of Nursing and also
chaired the American Nurses Association's Commission on Nursing Research.
Her talk is sponsored by the University of Iowa College of Nursing's Biobehavioral
Nursing Area of Study and is free and open to the public. Nurses who attend
are eligible for continuing education credit. For more information, contact
Bill Donahue at (319) 353-5520.