2019 Jonas Scholar Leadership Conference

October 20-22, 2019, Washington D.C.





Jonas Nursing and Veterans Healthcare program of Jonas Philanthropies, Inc. has become one of the nation’s leading philanthropic initiatives for nursing. 

As part of the scholarship we provide to our Jonas Scholars, this conference supports the exceptional women and men who have answered the call to nursing leadership, convening over 200 doctoral-candidate nursing leaders focused on critical health priorities from all 50 states, as well as clinicians, educators, executives and policy experts in the healthcare field.  


AGENDA

DAY 1DAY 2DAY 3

9:00-11:00
Alumni Council Meeting

12:00-1:00
Registration

2:00-4:00
Leadership Panel and
Discussion

4:00-5:00
Scholar Networking Session

5:00-6:00
Break

6:00-7:00
Networking Reception with
Deans














7:30-8:30
Continental Breakfast

9:00 – 10:30
Developing your personal brand:
10 Ways to Position Yourself
for Success in the
New Media Landscape

10:30-10:45
Break

10:45-12:00
Breakout Session A*

12:00-1:30
Lunch – Birthday Cake to be
presented to Mr. Jonas

1:30-3:00
Breakout Session B*

3:00-3:15
Stretch Break

3:15-4:45
Barbara Jonas Memorial Lecture Panel

5:00
Jonas Scholar Group Photo



7:30-8:15
Continental Breakfast

8:15-12:00
Center for Creative Leadership –
Find your Influence Voice

12:10
Closing

























*Breakout Session Topics:

  1. Negotiating at an uneven table
  2. Migrant Health: A comprehensive orientation to the migrant health both globally and within the United States
  3. Learning how to message using Social Media to promote nurse-led solutions and research
  4. Environmental Health and Impact on Health
  5. Intra-professional Collaboration: PhD/DNP