Livin’ Learnin’ and Laughin’ Through the Years

Track: Conference Events

Session Number: Plen6
Date: Sat, Apr 27th, 2019
Time: 2:30 PM - 3:45 PM

Description:

Join Barb down a hilarious trip of memory lane through the last 30 years of nursing and medicine. Barb highlights the many advances in the clinical field as well as the changes in the workplace over the years. She emphasizes the importance of "keeping up" with the ever-changing world of science and technology, the importance of collaborative care with not only health professionals, but also with patients, and the importance of maintaining one's health while balancing everyone else's lives. You will leave the seminar with a renewed sense of self and professionalism, not to mention laughing your way to the produce aisle.
Session Type: Clinical Practice

Session Description: Join Barb down a hilarious trip of memory lane through the last 30 years of nursing and medicine. Barb highlights the many advances in the clinical field as well as the changes in the workplace over the years. She emphasizes the importance of "keeping up" with the ever-changing world of science and technology, the importance of collaborative care with not only health professionals, but also with patients, and the importance of maintaining one's health while balancing everyone else's lives. You will leave the seminar with a renewed sense of self and professionalism, not to mention laughing your way to the produce aisle.
Primary Presenter Bio: Barb has provided more than 2800 continuing education events on clinical topics pertaining to
pathophysiology, physical assessment, and pharmacology to health care professionals throughout the
United States and Canada. She has been the motivational keynote speaker on health maintenance topics
for numerous nursing associations, medical associations and dental associations as well as for corporate
groups and events.

She has held faculty positions at the University of Virginia, the University of Arkansas, Loyola University of Chicago, and St. Xavier University of Chicago. She has provided courses on Advanced Pathophysiology, Pharmacology and Physical Assessment to graduate and undergraduate students.
Barb Bancroft is the author of four books—Medical Minutiae, a humorous look at the fields of medicine and nursing and An Apple a Day: The ABCs of Diet and Diseases, Live a Little, Laugh a Lot, and her 2012 release—Kiss My Asparagus–an essential guide to nutrition’s role in health and disease. Barb is currently working on her newest book, Laughing My Aspirin Off.

Barb is a fascinating, highly informative speaker whose dynamic and humorous presentation style makes learning enjoyable. She provides a wealth of clinical information that can be applied to everyday practice.
Primary Presenter Institution: CPP Associates Inc.
Session Type: Clinical Practice

Session Description: Join Barb down a hilarious trip of memory lane through the last 30 years of nursing and medicine. Barb highlights the many advances in the clinical field as well as the changes in the workplace over the years. She emphasizes the importance of "keeping up" with the ever-changing world of science and technology, the importance of collaborative care with not only health professionals, but also with patients, and the importance of maintaining one's health while balancing everyone else's lives. You will leave the seminar with a renewed sense of self and professionalism, not to mention laughing your way to the produce aisle.
Primary Presenter Bio: Barb has provided more than 2800 continuing education events on clinical topics pertaining to
pathophysiology, physical assessment, and pharmacology to health care professionals throughout the
United States and Canada. She has been the motivational keynote speaker on health maintenance topics
for numerous nursing associations, medical associations and dental associations as well as for corporate
groups and events.

She has held faculty positions at the University of Virginia, the University of Arkansas, Loyola University of Chicago, and St. Xavier University of Chicago. She has provided courses on Advanced Pathophysiology, Pharmacology and Physical Assessment to graduate and undergraduate students.
Barb Bancroft is the author of four books—Medical Minutiae, a humorous look at the fields of medicine and nursing and An Apple a Day: The ABCs of Diet and Diseases, Live a Little, Laugh a Lot, and her 2012 release—Kiss My Asparagus–an essential guide to nutrition’s role in health and disease. Barb is currently working on her newest book, Laughing My Aspirin Off.

Barb is a fascinating, highly informative speaker whose dynamic and humorous presentation style makes learning enjoyable. She provides a wealth of clinical information that can be applied to everyday practice.
Primary Presenter Institution: CPP Associates Inc.