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2nd Commonwealth Nurses Conference
Nursing and Midwives: agents of change
8-9 March 2014 London UK
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Number 48 2013 Commonwealth Nurse
The Commonwealth Nurse Number 48
Volume 7 Issue 1 January 2014 e-News
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NEW CNF PRESIDENT ELECT AND VICE PRESIDENT ELECT ANNOUNCED
Dr Ramziah binti Ahmad has been elected unopposed to the position of CNF President 2014-2018. Dr Ahmad is the President of the Malaysian Nurses Association and the current CNF Board member for the Asia Region. Dr Ahmad takes up her position at the close of the 2nd Commonwealth Nurses Conference to be held 8-9 March 2014 in London, UK. Dr Ahmad will succeed Ms Susie Kong who has been CNF President since 2005.
Professor Kath McCourt has been elected unopposed to the position of CNF Vice President 2014-2018. Professor McCourt is the Chair of the Royal College of Nursing UK International Committee.
Dr Ramziah binti Ahmad Professor Kath MCourt
In CNF Board member elections, Mr Paul Magesa Mashauri has been elected for the East, Central and Southern Africa Region. Elections are still in progress for the CNF West Africa and CNF Atlantic Regions.
Mr Paul Magesa Mashauri
MENTAL HEALTH NURSING FORUM
Wednesday 15 May
The report and recommendations from the Mental Health Nursing Forum, hosted by the Commonwealth Nurses Federation, the Australian Nursing Federation, and the Australian College of Mental Health Nurses have been released. Comments are welcome. Click here for copies of the keynote presentations at the Forum.
Mental Health Forum 15 May 2013 Report
MENTAL HEALTH LEGISLATION RESEARCH RELEASED
Research into mental health legislation across the Commonwealth commissioned by the Commonwealth Health Professions Alliance was released at the Commonwealth Partners' Forum held in conjunction with the Commonwealth Health Ministers' meeting in Geneva 19 May 2013.
CHPA 2013 MH Report
CHPA 2013 MH Report Summary
MH legislation key findings May 2013