Col. Ware will discuss her career as an Army nurse, as well as some of the unique health care needs of military/veterans and their families that current and future health care providers should be aware of/thinking about, especially as more veterans integrate back into their hometowns/civilian life.
Col. Ware is board certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center as a family nurse practitioner. She has served in a variety of positions, including as chief of Logistics Coalition Military Transition Teams in 2006 in Iraq. Before arriving to Fort Riley, as the deputy commander for nursing at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, Md.
Open to all students, faculty and staff. Light refreshments will be served.
CE credits available at no cost to participants
In recognition of Veterans Day 2015, we invite you to take part in the fourth annual Joining Forces Wellness Week. The Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC), along with the White House Joining Forces staff and the Center for Deployment for Psychology at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences will feature a free webinar series focused on military health issues.
This year's topics include:
Register at: http://deploymentpsych.org/webcast/joining-forces-wellness-webinars-2015. Webinar registration and participation is available to individuals or to groups who want to view the session together.