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    BSN, MSc Educational Psychology, Diploma in Management of Higher Education Institutions. Early in my professional career, I worked as a nurse in an Intensive Care Unit in a Pediatric Hospital. I then joined the Nursing School at Universidad de los Andes as a faculty member to teach in the Pediatric course. In 2010, I was appointed as Director of the School of Nursing and then Dean of the Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery (to current). I have actively participated in the Chilean Association of Nursing Education and in the Technical Group Developing Competence of Advanced Practice Nursing (APN) in Latin-American Countries. I have lead the development of the first APN master program in our country and been invited to deliver presentations about our experience at international meetings. I have been involved actively in the development of APN role, especially for cancer and primary health care in Chile. I am also a Senior Research Fellow of the Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research from University of Pennsylvania and leading the research team for the Project RN4CAST-Chile. This project seeks to establish the impact of the nursing workforce in patient outcomes.

    Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

    In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

    • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

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    Senior Research Fellow, Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research University of Pennsylvania

    1 Jan 2018 → …


    • RT Nursing


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