Leadership Program: Summer Leadership Institute for School and Public Health Nurses




Boston University School of Public Health’s Population Health Exchange (PHX) and the School Health Institute for Education and Leadership Development (SHIELD) are collaborating to offer our second annual Leadership Program for School and Public Health Nurses beginning in June, continuing through the year*, and culminating with an advanced leadership  program the following summer.
Course topics are tailored to learners and may include:

  • Developing Your Leadership Strengths
  • Communicating for Impact
  • Using the Power of Data to Tell a Story (Story Mapping)
  • Community Assessments w/ an Emphasis on Equity

*The team will meet for four additional workshops and a culminating event over the course of the year
In addition to providing deep learning opportunities in leadership, this program provides the skills needed to assess for, and effectively communicate about, a community health disparity to initiate change.

Audience: School and Public Health Nurses

Fee: $1,000 for summer workshop;$2500 for full year **NEW! Due to a generous private scholarship donation, we are able to offer a 40% discount to the first 20 registrants. $600 for summer workshop;

$1500 for full year

Location: Boston University, Charles River Campus

Housing (optional): Shared apartment style suites (private bedrooms, kitchen living rooms) are available on campus for $72/day (see attached brochure).
Registration: https://populationhealthexchange.org/learning-opportunities/summer-institute/leadership-institute-s19/ 

Course limited to 30 participants.

Continuing Nursing Education Provider Unit, Boston University School of Medicine is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation

SHIELD is a DESE approved provider of Professional Development