Increasing the Workforce: Removing Barriers to Funding Nurse Education with the Power of Collaboration

Oct 24, 2023 3:00 PM — 4:00 PM Tuesday

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This webinar will focus on strategies to decrease the economic barriers that exist in building a pipeline of nurses who are prepared to meet the health care challenges that lie ahead. The discussion will include collaborative efforts between practice partners and academics as well as academic approaches to decreasing the cost of nursing education for nursing students. 


At the conclusion of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Identify sources for funding nurse education and discuss the impact on workforce development.
  • Define what a nurse pipeline is and discuss the role of academics and practice partners in building a diverse pipeline.
  • Describe how academic and practice partners can work together to obtain funding for nurse education.
  • Identify strategies to decrease the cost of nursing education and potential research and scholarly projects to support reduced costs.


  • Kimberly Cleveland, PhD, JD, MSN, RN, C-MPC, C-MBC
  • Julia Mason, DNP, MBA, BSN, RN, CENP
  • Carolyn Montoya, PhD, RN, PNP-PC, FAANP, FAAN
  • Margie H. Sipe, DNP, RN, NEA-BC, FNAP, FAONL


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