POSTPONED: Men in Nursing

Due to the rapidly evolving nature of the coronavirus (COVID-19), recommendations from Governor Pritzker and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), Men in Nursing is Postponed. Updates will be posted on this page as they become available.

POSTPONED (Originally scheduled for Saturday, April 4, 2020)

Oak Point University is proud to host a live-streamed Thinking Out Loud Speaker Series for men, by men. “Men in Nursing” is a free, online event that brings together a panel of male nursing professionals to talk about what it’s like to be a nurse in today’s healthcare environment. What are the advantages? What are the obstacles? Are there still stigmas attached? It’s unscripted. Uncensored. And sure to be unforgettable.

More info to follow.

Meet Our Panelists:

James Kerridge, MS, RN, NE-BC, Director, Nursing, AMITA Health Saint Joseph Hospital Chicago
Brian Medley ’16, RN, BSN, CPN, Rush University Medical Center, Emergency Department
Brandon Downey, Current BSN Pre-licensure Student, Expected Graduation Date – Aug. 2020
Jimm Plaza ’14, MBA, MSN, APN, FNP-BC, Northwestern Neurosurgery Department
Fredrich Francis Raz, BSN, RN, CCRN, Nurse Anesthesia-DNP Student, NorthShore University HealthSystem

Important updates regarding the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19).