TeamPeds Talks: Conversations on Child Health Equity - Civic Engagement: How Our Nursing Voice Influences Child Health Policy
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0.5 NAPNAP Contact Hour. This continuing education activity is offered free to NAPNAP Members and for non- members. TeamPeds Talks will spotlight Child Health Equity in our first Conversations on Child Health series. This conversation episode is related to Social and Community Context- Civic Participation. Dr. Peck is joined by Nutrena Tate. Dr. Nutrena Tate is a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Associate Dean and Associate Professor of the College of Health Professions and McAuley School of Nursing at University of Detroit Mercy. In addition to teaching undergraduate pediatric nursing and graduate courses, she is a published and funded researcher. Her research focuses on eliminating health inequities in childhood obesity in populations of color as well as health disparities research in general. She has also served as a consultant to the City of Detroit Health Department and Detroit Community Health Connection. Her education includes a Bachelors of Science, Masters of Science in Parent Child Nursing, and Postdoctoral Degrees from the University of Michigan – Ann Arbor. She earned an Executive MBA from Michigan State University and a PhD in Nursing Research from Wayne State University.