Topic: Cardiovascular Nursing – From Florence to Dubai
This presentation will provide an overview of the history and development of cardiovascular nursing and its contribution to practice, research and education. It will outline challenges that lie ahead, using cardiac rehabilitation and heart failure management programs as examples
- Understand the history of cardiovascular nursing.
- Understand the contribution cardiovascular nurses and nursing make to practice, education and research.
Meet the speaker:
David R Thompson MA PhD MBA FRCN FAAN FESC MAE is Adjunct Professor at Mohammed Bin Rashid University and Professor of Nursing at Queen’s University Belfast. He has extensive clinical and research expertise in cardiovascular nursing, with a particular focus on prevention and rehabilitation, heart failure management and psychosocial care. He is Distinguished Professor at Anhui Medical University, Hebei, China, Professorial Fellow at the University of Melbourne, Adjunct Professor at Monash University and Honorary Professor at the University of Queensland, Australia