COVID-19

58th World Advanced Nursing and Nursing Practice Congress

Conference Series welcomes you to “58th World Advanced Nursing and Nursing Practice Congress” during August 16-17, 2021 in Tokyo, Japan.

  • 08/16/2021
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A Global Conversation on Public Health and Pandemic Response

We have the tools — raw materials, surveillance, science, communication — to do better. “It is about political will” to make this a priority, so we don’t forget, like we did the lessons of the 1918 pandemic.

  • 04/07/2021
Andrea Duarte-Alonso

VIEW: Vaccines and Small Towns Like Mine

It is unbelievable that almost a year ago the community of Worthington, where I live, became a coronavirus hotspot. I remember counting down the days until it hit my family.

  • 03/15/2021
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Letters From an American: Voting, Vaccines, Income Loss

Heather Cox Richardson, a history professor, writes a popular daily email on Substack that provide context around political news. She wrote about these topics in the last week:

  • 03/08/2021
Alexis Yeboah

VIEW: Why We Need Public Health Education

The U.S. has the most expensive healthcare and education system in the world, but is terrible at keeping people healthy and educated.

  • 02/16/2021
Andrea Duarte-Alonso

VIEW: COVID Blues

My thoughts were so extreme that I started hating my weakness to the virus and how I allowed it to consume me in such a hostile manner.

  • 02/16/2021
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Cleansing Breaths

Our sighs when the Biden/Harris team was sworn in on January 20 are good starts. Breathing can help everything.

  • 01/23/2021
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Tapestry: Finding Joy & Inspiration in a Pandemic

Margaret Hasse and Sharon DeMark: Shelter During the distress of pandemic, political unrest, and grievous social injustices, we sought to

  • 01/21/2021
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Work, Motherhood, & Pandemic

“Families were communal in the past. I hope that this is something we take away [from the pandemic] — how can we lend support to one another?”

  • 01/21/2021
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Belonging to the World

Isolation and connection are not separate, nor are they opposites.

  • 01/21/2021
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Themes for 2021 Minnesota Legislature

“Unfortunately, we are probably going to be addressing how to make budget cuts without hurting people,” she said.

  • 01/12/2021

January 2021: Immigration In the News

Deporting new mothers, pandemic insecurity in detention facilities, awaiting Biden Administration on immigrant status, vaccines for immigrants

  • 01/09/2021