1st Annual Nurses Leading the Way Conference: Leadership of the Future Virtual Session (Invitation Only)

May 11, 2021

This session will provide an opportunity for nursing leaders to inquire about nursing professional governance transitioning and partnership-based leadership. 

Target Audience

This invitation only event is intended for nursing leaders and other health care professionals.

Learning Objectives

Discuss questions related to nursing professional governance.

Learner Outcome

Upon completion of this event, participants will self-report increased knowledge of the differences between nursing shared governance and nursing professional governance and how to support and guide higher levels of decision-making and practice through nursing professional governance. 

Additional Information

Course Contact: 
Research, Innovation & Professional Practice: nursingresearch@childrenscolorado.org
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.00 NCPD
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
05/11/2021 - 11:30am MDT
Event ends: 
05/11/2021 - 12:30pm MDT

Click the links below to join us for additional sessions! 
*Please note you must register for each session in order to receive the Zoom links and information on how to log your attendance!

Session 1:  
Transforming Nursing Shared Governance to Nursing Professional Governance
9:00 AM-10:30 AM

Session 2:  
Leaders as Partners: Nursing Professional Governance in Action
1:00 PM-2:30 PM

Session 3:  
Practical Applications of Nursing Professional Governance in Crisis: Exemplars from the COVID-19 Pandemic
4:00 PM-5:30 PM

Children's Hospital Colorado
United States

This course will be held virtually via Zoom. Zoom links will be provided prior to the event.

Dr. Tim Porter-O’Grady

Dr. Tim Porter-O’Grady, DM, EdD, ScD(h), APRN, FAAN, FACCWS, has repeatedly contributed creative and innovative models of thinking and practicing in an ever-evolving health care system. For 25 years he has written and published books that “push the walls” of our thinking regarding healthcare leadership, governance and systems change.


Children’s Hospital Colorado is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by Colorado Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This educational activity for 1 nursing contact hour(s) is provided by Children’s Hospital Colorado. 

Available Credit

  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.00 NCPD


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