January 26, 2018

Claudia Beverly Lectureship in Nursing Leadership

Diana J. Mason PhD, RN, FAAN

“Using Policy and Media to Promote the Health of Individuals, Families, and Communities”

March 8, 2018
4:00-5:00 pm

Dr. Diana J. Mason

Stephens Spine & Neurosciences Institute
Fred Smith Auditorium 1250
Reception to follow

Diana J. Mason, PhD, RN, FAAN, is Senior Policy Service Professor and Co-Director of the Center for Health Policy and Media Engagement, George Washington University School of Nursing. Dr. Mason is Professor Emerita at Hunter College, City University of New York, where she was the inaugural Rudin Professor of Nursing and co-founder and Co-Director of the Center for Health, Media, and Policy until 2016. Dr. Mason is past President of the American Academy of Nursing, former editor-in-chief of the American Journal of Nursing, and co-producer and moderator of a community radio program on health care issues since 1985. She is the lead editor of the award-winning book, Policy and Politics in Nursing and Health Care, now in its 7th edition, and the author of over 200 publications, including regular blogs on policy for JAMA News Forum.