Yale School of Nursing, Yale University's Graduate Nursing Programs

YSN Professor Presents at National Summit

November 1, 2007

Ruth McCorkle, Professor and Director of the Center for Excellence in Chronic Illness Care, recently presented at "Moving Science to Practice in Caregiver Support: A National Summit" at Georgia Southwestern State University. The event included the 20th Anniversary Awards Gala of the Rosalyn Carter Institute.

Professor McCorkle presented a talk on "Evidence-Based Interventions for Cancer Caregivers."

The Rosalyn Carter Institute works to establish local, state, and national partnerships committed to building more effective long-term care systems and providing greater recognition and support for caregivers.