Thank you for your interest in the Candidate School for Nurses & Midwives, scheduled for May 27th – 30th. Due to the risks of the coronavirus pandemic and the CDC and university guidance for the need to practice social distancing, the decision has been made to POSTPONE the conference.
Yale School of Nursing Candidate School for Nurses & Midwives
Have you thought about running for elected office?
Do you have a nurse and/or midwive friend/colleague that has?
At Yale School of Nursing, we seek to:
Inspire nurses and midwives to run for office, particularly down ballot races
Provide training and support to help nurses and midwives who run win
Promote a culture within nursing and midwifery where we support our colleagues who enter politics
Add to what we know about nurses and midwives in elected office
The Yale Campaign School for Nurses will be:
Targeted specifically to nurses and midwives
Practical – with advice and information you can use
Focused on state and local races
The agenda will include:
Developing a campaign plan
Building a campaign team
Understanding party politics
Creating your narrative
Navigating campaign finance and fundraising
Interacting with the Media
Building a grass-roots network through field organizing
Utilizing digital/online organizing
The faculty will include campaign experts and nurses who have run for office.
The school will be limited to 50 participants to allow for interactive Q & A with experts.
The program will begin Wednesday evening with an opening reception. Thursday and Friday will be long days – just like a campaign! We will conclude Saturday at 5pm.
Tuition: $595. Limited scholarships will be available.