Links of interest to doctoral students
Did you know the RCN Research Society administer the Akinsanya Award for Innovation in Doctoral Studies in Nursing? The award is granted each year to the most innovative thesis in the nursing disciplines. Excellence in scholarship, innovation and the potential to influence health care policy or practice will be the main criteria for deciding the award. Find out more on the web pages
RCN Steinberg Collection of Nursing Research
And whilst it may seem a long way off just now, once you've completed your PhD, why not donate your thesis to the RCN Steinberg Collection of Nursing Research?
Website: RCN Collection of Nursing Theses
International Network for Doctoral Education in Nursing (INDEN)
RCN annual international nursing research conference
Presentations of interest to doctoral students from previous conferences include:
- Sonja McIlfatrick and Hugh McKenna, University of Ulster
Title: Quality indicators for doctoral education in nursing: how are they measured and assessed?
- Carol Haigh, Manchester Metropolitan University
Title: As others see us: what doctoral students say about their supervisor
- Professor Mi Ja Kim, Professor and Dean Emeritus, College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
Title: "Doctoral dissertation research: Quality issues"