Webinars

IFNA offers access to a series of webinars by family nursing leaders about family nursing practice, education, and research.

Purpose of IFNA webinars: The purpose of the International Family Nursing Association webinar series is to share current information on family nursing regarding research, practice, and education with an international audience.

  • Connect with the growing community of family nurses.
  • Keep up to date on the latest developments in family nursing research, teaching, and practice.
  • Ask questions of experts, including authors of family nursing textbooks.
  • Unique opportunity to engage and learn from leading scholars in family nursing around the world.

Watch this section for upcoming webinars. View our archived webinars for a nominal fee past webinars.

Past Webinars

Exciting IFNA webinars about family nursing theory, practice, and research have been archived for your use. Listen to family nursing leaders share their ideas.  Use these IFNA audio webinars (approximately 1 hour in length) as an adjunct to your teaching. [Read more]


Upcoming Webinars

  • State of the Science of Family Interviewing: A Collective Family Perspective

    Free Webinar for IFNA Members!

    Friday, September 22, 2017
    12:00pm – 1:00pm EDT (New York)

    Sandra K. Eggenberger, PhD, RN
    Director Glen Taylor Nursing Institute for Family and Society
    Professor School of Nursing
    Minnesota State University, Mankato

     

     

    Sonja J. Meiers PhD, RN
    Professor and Director of Graduate Programs in Nursing
    Winona State University-Rochester

     

    Description

    Presenters in this seminar will guide participants through strategies to gain a collective family perspective. In addition, presenters will articulate how family researchers can design and implement family intervention and practice translation studies that use the collective family perspective to improve nursing practice and outcomes. Research-supported strategies that assist participants in planning quantitative and qualitative studies will be shared. Consideration will be given to strategies for ensuring alignment across study aims, conceptual underpinnings, and interview approach and questions. Unique challenges and benefits of conducting collective family research interviews for data collection and family intervention interviews will be addressed.

    Educational Outcomes/Objectives:

    1. Discuss strategies for ensuring alignment across study aims, conceptual underpinnings, and interview approach and questions.
    2. Present an overview of the range of approaches for accessing the collective family perspective.
    3. Examine the unique challenges and benefits of conducting collective family research interviews and collective family intervention interviews.
    4. Review methods for ensuring rigor in collective family research interviews.
    5. Propose guidelines for maintaining collective family intervention fidelity.

    Target Audience

    This program is particularly relevant for registered nurses, advanced practice nurses, interprofessional groups, research assistants, and graduate students interested in family research.

    Registration is FREE for IFNA Members!

    Registration is $25.00 for non-members.

    This continuing nursing education activity has applied to the Ohio Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (OBN-001-91) for the attendee to receive 1 (one) contact hour of credit.