Join Beth Schenk, a registered nurse and environmental health nurse champion, as she talks with nurses from around the country who are leading the profession in addressing environmental health issues. Every week you'll be inspired by nurses making changes, big and small, to make our world healthier for everyone.
Dr. De-Ann Sheppard - The Heart of Cultural Safety
Teluisi De-Ann Sheppard tleyawi Ktaqmkuk I am citizen of the Wabana’ki confederacy of Mi’kmaw (Nujio’qan)and Irish descent, born and raised in Labrador, Canada. My formal nursing education (BScN) was at St. Clare’s Mercy Hospital School of Nursing, St. John’s, NL, Canada in 1987, and I received my Primary Healthcare Nurse Practitioner certificate at University of […]
Najeem Al Balushi - A Nursing view from Oman
Najeem Al Balushi, is a senior nurse and a Fulbright Scholar in Oman’s Ministry of Health. Najeem Al Balushi, is a senior nurse and a Fulbright Scholar in Oman’s Ministry of Health. He received his General Nursing Diploma from Oman in 2007, BSN and Master of Public Health with Health Policy and Administration emphasis from […]
Dr Connie Nguyen-Truong, Dr Shameem Rakha. Deconstructing Racialized Experiences
Dr. Connie Kim Yen Nguyen-Truong, PhD, RN, ANEF, is a tenured Associate Professor at Washington State University College of Nursing, Faculty Affiliate at WSU Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine, and has 20 years of combined nursing expertise as a nurse scientist, educator, population/community health nursing, and intermediate and progressive care clinical nursing. Dr. Nguyen-Truong is […]
Bradley Thompson, MSN, RN-BC, PMHCNS-BC "Nursing is Nothing Without Action"
Bradley Thompson, MSN, RN-BC, PMHCNS-BC Bradley has worked as a nurse and educator in both outpatient and inpatient mental health settings, and will soon be joining the Veterans Health Administration. He is one of the founders of 350 Tacoma, a local chapter of the international climate justice movement, and he also volunteers as an environmental […]
Maria Alejandra Orostegui Santander, RN, PhD in education, Master in Education, Specialist in Auditing and Quality Assurance with an emphasis in Epidemiology Dr Rojas is a University Professor at the Faculty of Medicine of the Universidad Católica del Norte, Coquimbo, Chile. She is also the President of the Group of Ecologist Nurses of Chile and […]
4 #11 Climate Justice 6 Dr. Lizeth Veliz Rojas, Creative Educator and Public Health Nurse in Chile
Lizeth Veliz Rojas, PhD, MPH, Dipl Environmental Education, RN Iira was born in Kuopio, Finland, and has been working as a nurse since 2013. She received her Bachelors of Health Sciences in 2018 University of Eastern Finland in Kuopio and completed her Masters in Health Sciences degree there in 2019; her thesis was entitled “Finnish […]
If you are in healthcare, this is a MUST listen!
Beth does an incredible job interviewing nurses across the healthcare continuum in their respective fields and elicits how their work relates to the global environmental issues pressing our world today. It encourages me as a nurse and environmentalist that we are in this together and there are solutions nurses can provide. Only a few episodes published but looking forward to many many more!