Worldwide Nursing Conference - WNC 2018 Forum | Singapore

WNC Program Committee

Below is the list of WNC Program Committee members for the Worldwide Nursing Conference:

Organizing Chair

Prof. The Hon. Dr. Stephen Martin Chairman, Board of Governors
Global Science & Technology Forum (GSTF)
Former Speaker Parliament of Australia
Former Deputy Vice Chancellor
(Strategy and Planning)
Curtin University of Technology
Former Pro Vice Chancellor International Victoria University

Co-Chairs

Prof. Jean Rankin School of Health, Nursing and Midwifery
University of the West of Scotland
Prof. Violeta Lopez Director of Research
Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies
Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
National University of Singapore

Editor-In-Chief

Prof. Lorna Moxham Professor of Mental Health Nursing
School of Nursing,Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health
University of Wollongong, Australia

Program Committee

Dr. Colleen Conway-Welch Dean, Emerita
Certified Nurse-Midwife
Fellow, American Academy of Nursing
Charter Fellow, American College of Nurse Midwives, USA
Prof. Marianne Craven Professor and Associate Chair
Department of Nursing
Utah Valley University, USA
Prof. Debra K. Moser

Professor and Gill Endowed Chair
College of Nursing University of Kentucky, USA

Prof. Debra K. Moser Professor and Gill Endowed Chair
College of Nursing University of Kentucky, USA
Prof. Loucine (Lucy) M. Huckabay Professor & Department Chair (Director) and Nursing Administration Coordinator
California State University, USA
Prof. Susan Appel Capstone College of Nursing
Acute Care and Family Nurse Practitioner, Board Certified
Fellow of the American Heart Association
The University of Alabama, USA
Prof. Anne W. Alexandrov Professor of Neurology
Nursing-Academic Programs
The University of Tennessee, USA
Prof. Cynthia Johnson MSN Nurse Educator Role Option Advisor and Professor
School of Nursing
California State University, USA
Prof. Quannetta Edwards College of Graduate Nursing
Western University of Health Sciences, USA
Prof. Victor Chaban Department of Health and Life Sciences
Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science, USA
Assoc. Prof. Edilma Yearwood

Department of Nursing
Georgetown University, USA
Assoc. Prof. Ismat F. Mikky Associate Professor of Nursing
Research & Evaluation Committee
Chair, Frances M. McLaughlin Division of Nursing
Bloomfield College, USA
Assoc. Prof. Barbara Joyce Beth-El College of Nursing and Health Sciences
University of Colorado, USA
Assoc. Prof. Fang-yu Chou School of Nursing
San Francisco State University, USA
Assoc. Prof. Mohammad Asia School of Nursing
California State University, USA
Assoc. Prof. Rose E Constantino Department of Health and Community Systems
School of Nursing
University of Pittsburgh, USA
Assoc. Prof. Gail Jones School of Nursing
Columbus State University, USA
Assoc. Prof. Pamela Cone Graduate Nursing Department, School of Nursing
Azusa Pacific University, USA
Assoc. Prof. Cynthia R. Collins Associate Professor and Director of Curricular Innovation
College of Nursing and Health Sciences
Barry University, USA
Assoc. Prof. Angela Banks School of Nursing & Health Professions
University of San Francisco, USA
Assoc. Prof. Sheila Cunningham Director of Programmes
Department of Nursing, Midwifery and Child – Learning and Teaching Middlesex University, UK
Asst. Prof. Theresa M. Wadas Graduate Studies
Capstone College of Nursing
The University of Alabama, USA
Asst. Prof. Neelam Chanda School of Nursing
California State University, USA
Asst. Prof. Natasha Colvin School of Nursing
Troy University, USA
Asst. Prof. Azita Amiri College of Nursing
University of Alabama in Huntsville, USA
Asst. Prof. Cheryl Portwood Clinical Assistant Professor
Director, Leadership in Health Services Management, MSN Program
College of Nursing and Health Professions
Drexel University, USA
Dr. Pamela Mahan Nursing Faculty
Armstrong Atlantic State University, USA
Dr. Mona M. Shattell School of Nursing
DePaul University, USA
Dr. Jane Blackwell College of Health Sciences
Armstrong State University, USA
Dr. Nita Jane Carrington College of Nursing & Health Sciences
Hawaii Pacific University, USA
Prof. Patricia M. Burrell Professor of Nursing
College of Nursing and Health Sciences
Hawaii Pacific University, USA
Dr. Paul Linsey Nursing Sciences
School of Health Sciences
The University of East Anglia, UK
Dr. David J Hunter School of Health
University of the West of Scotland
Prof. Anne Chang Director Mater Nursing Research Centre
Director Queensland Centre for Evidence Based Nursing & Midwifery
Faculty of Health, School of Nursing
Queensland University of Technology, Australia
Prof. Jane Mills Discipline Head, Nursing
School of Health & Biomedical Sciences
Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University, Australia
Prof. Phill Della Head of School
Faculty of Health Sciences
School of Nursing & Midwifery
Curtin University, Australia
Prof. Trisha Dunning AM Chair in Nursing and Director Centre
Nursing and Allied Health Research
Deakin University, Australia
Prof. Michelle Cleary School of Health Sciences
University of Tasmania, Australia
Assoc. Prof. Phillip Maude Associate Professor
School of Health Sciences
Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University, Australia
Assoc. Prof. Julie Hepworth School of Nursing and Midwifery
University of Queensland, Australia
Assoc. Prof. Diane Phillips School of Nursing and Midwifery
Deakin University, Australia
Assoc. Prof. Rohan Rasiah School of Biomedical Sciences and Pharmacy
Faculty of Health and Medicine
The University of Newcastle, Australia
Dr. Rasika Jayasekara School of Nursing and Midwifery
Division of Health Sciences
University of South Australia
Prof. WT Chien Professor and Associate Head (Research)
School of Nursing
Faculty of Health and Social Sciences
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Prof. Janita P.C. Chau Professor, Assistant Dean (Alumni Affairs)
The Nethersole School of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Asst. Prof. Margie O’ Donoghue Assistant Professor
Deputy Director, Squina International Centre for Infection Control
School of Nursing
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Asst. Prof. Grace Xie Assistant Professor in Research
School of Nursing
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Asst. Prof. Florence Mei Fung Wong The School of Nursing
Tung Wah College, Hong Kong
Asst. Prof. Qin Harry School of Nursing
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Asst. Prof. Doris Leung The Nethersole School of Nursing
Faculty of Medicine
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Asst. Prof. Ho Grace School of Nursing
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Dr. Doris Y.S. Wong Professional Consultant
The Nethersole School of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Dr. Cheng Li Nethersole School of Nursing
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Dr. Kim Choy Professional Consultant
The Nethersole School of Nursing
Faculty of Medicine
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Dr. Jojo Wong Professional Consultant
The Nethersole School of Nursing
Faculty of Medicine
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Dr. Sally WS Lo The Nethersole School of Nursing
Faculty of Medicine
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Dr. Noble Po Ka Law Professional Consultant
The Nethersole School of Nursing
Faculty of Medicine
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Dr. Lee, Fung Kam Iris The Nethersole School of Nursing
Faculty of Medicine
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Dr. Lily L. Cheng Nethersole School of Nursing
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Asst. Prof. Li-Mei Lin Department of Nursing
Chang Gung University of Science and Technology, Taiwan
Assoc. Prof. Nalini Sirala Jagadeesh Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Nursing
Faculty of Nursing
Sri Ramachandra University, India
Prof. Elsa Sanatombi Devi Professor & Head
Medical Surgical Nursing Department
Manipal University, India
Prof. Chitra P Amrita College of Nursing
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham University
AIMS Health Sciences Campus, India
Dr. Larissa Martha Sams Principal, Laxmi Memorial College of Nursing, India
Dr. Sharadha Ramesh Principal
Indira College of Nursing, India
Dr. Akila Muthukrishnan Medical Surgical Nursing & Head of Department of Nursing foundations
KMCH College of Nursing, India
Dr. Sreelekha Bhaskara Kurup Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Nursing
Faculty of Nursing
Sri Ramachandra University, India
Dr. MKDL Meegoda Senior Lecturer
Department of Allied Health Sciences
Faculty of Medical Sciences
University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka
Asst. Prof. Sudhakar Dayalan Faculty of Nursing
Department of Medical-Surgical Nursing
College of Nursing
King Saud University, Saudi Arabia
Dr. Khaled Basha Director of Nursing
Royale Hayat Hospital, Kuwait
Asst. Prof. Alyaa Ibrahim Faculty of Pharmacy
Alexandria University, Egypt
Dr. Amel Dawod Department of Maternal and Newborn
Health Nursing Cairo University, Egypt
Dr. A.A. Thamara D. Amarasekara Coordinator of the BSc Nursing Program
Department of Allied Health Sciences
Faculty of Medical Sciences
University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka
Dr. Agnes Monica College of Nursing
King Saud bin Abdul-Aziz University for Health Sciences, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Dr. Thamara Amarasekara Senior Lecturer in Nursing
University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka
Professor Helen Sujatha Charles Professor
Psychiatric Nursing
College of Nursing
Christian Medical College,
Vellore, India

Becoming A Program Committee Member / Reviewer:

Interested in becoming a Program Committee member?

Please send email to secretariat@nursing-conf.org addressing to The Organizing Committee expressing your intent to become a PC member and attach your updated CV

What are the roles of every Program Committee member?

Generally, the following are the roles of every committee member (please note these roles depend on the availability of your time):

  • Provide input/advice about the conference theme and topics.
  • Review papers and the number will depend on the availability of your schedule
  • Help to disseminate/circulate the call for papers announcements to your list of contacts (faculty, peers and research students).

Benefits of being a TPC

  • Enhance your knowledge in you field of expertise through latest research and updates submitted
  • To increase your exposure in the academic field as an expert to the related fields
  • Access to latest research and findings in your field of expertise
  • Add into your credentials to help you in your career advancement
  • You may potentially be invited as Keynote Speaker
  • To avail concession on the registration fee of attending the conference

Your details will be added in the list of Technical Program Committee. We also provide certificate / letter of appointment by request.

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