IFNA News

  • Family Nursing Practice News

    IFNA Member Feedback Requested: Draft Graduate Family Nursing Education Position Statement

    The IFNA Education Committee is very pleased to announce the development of a new groundbreaking Graduate Family Nursing Education position statement which is now ready for IFNA member review and comment. This new IFNA Position Statement provides a vision for graduate family nursing education and was developed with the acknowledgement of the different institutional, governmental, […]

    International Family Nursing Association (IFNA) Reach Statistics 2016

    International Family Nursing Association (IFNA)  Reach Statistics 2016: 40,944 visitors to the IFNA website. Most active countries (listed in order of frequency of visitors) were: United States, Canada, Australia, Japan, United Kingdom, and Spain. Twitter impressions reached 50,000 in the second quarter of 2016. IFNA hashtag #familyhealth reached 156,287 with 529,467 impressions in 2016. The IFNA Reach Statistics […]

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  • Family Nursing Research News

    Dr. Joanna Smith Conducts Research about Family Decision-Making In the Context of Children with Long-Term Conditions

    Dr. Joanna Smith is a Lecturer in Children’s Nursing at the School of Healthcare, University of Leeds, United Kingdom. She emphasizes that she is, “first and foremost a children’s nurse” with 15 years of clinical experience, primarily caring for children and their families with complex needs requiring surgery, which informs her teaching and research,  Her main […]

    Dr. Tracey Redwood Studies Family Interventions for Vulnerable First Time Parents

    Tracey Redwood, PhD, PCRDS, PCHPE, RGN, RSCN, is a Senior Lecturer – Childrens Nursing, Department of Nursing, University of Northampton, United Kingdom. She has extensive clinical and academic experience in both Australia and the United Kingdom. She is  currently engaged in the Early Start in Early Years: Charnwood Evaluation with colleagues (Callaghan and Alexander). The Charnwood program is an […]

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  • Family Nursing Education News

    IFNA Position Statement on Advanced Practice Competencies for Family Nursing

    This is a holding page for the IFNA Position Statement on Advanced Practice Competencies for Family Nursing

    Dr. Jill Bally Advances Nursing Care of Families with a Child Experiencing Life Limiting Illness

    Jill Bally RN, PhD, is an Assistant Professor in the College of Nursing at the University of Saskatchewan in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. Her teaching and research are focused in pediatric nursing care of children and their families who are impacted by life limiting and life threatening illnesses. Currently, Dr. Bally is involved in interdisciplinary research […]

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