I’m Leading…Is Anyone Following? Synthesizing Traditional and Current Leadership Styles, Traits, and Theories for Today’s Nursing Leader

I'm Leading ...Is Anyone Following ? 

Synthesizing Traditional and Current Leadership Styles, Traits, and Theories for Today’s Nursing Leader

Release Date: 09/30/2016
Expiration Date: 09/30/2018
Format: Video of Webinar 

Target Audience

This activity is intended for  nurse leaders and nurse managers that are seeking to develop more effective leadership characteristics.  

Statement of Need

Nursing leaders and managers can identify their own mangement and leadership styles to become more effective leaders and team builders. 

Educational Outcome

Upon completion of this activity learners should be able to:

  1. Idenitfy one new leadership characteristic that you can implement in practice

Accreditation Statement

Walden University is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Centers Commission on Accreditation.

Credit Designation Statement

Walden University designates this enduring material for a maximum of  1.0 contact hours.

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Faculty and Disclosures

The planners and presenters of this nursing educational activity disclose that there are  no relevant financial relationships (those held by the planner or significant other, currently or within the last 12 months) with commercial interests. Accredited providers are required to provide this information to learners before the start of an activity.

The following is a list of the planners and faculty, along with any information they have disclosed regarding their relevant financial relationships.

Planners and Presenters:

Dr Debra Sullivan, PhD, MSN, RN, CNE, COI -No disclosures

Deborah Weatherspoon, PhD, MSN, RN, CRNA -No disclosures


Dr Hazel A Dennison  -No disclosures



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