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Talk Hidden in Plain Sight - Celebrating Nursing Diversity

Hidden in Plain Sight - Celebrating Nursing Diversity

Key facts

Genre: Event with live subtitles

Synopsis

Join us for the launch of our exhibition, with a special focus on celebrating the contributions of Black and Minority Ethnic nurses.

Hear from Wendy Irwin, the RCN's Diversity & Equality Co-ordinator, about why we're celebrating diversity in nursing, with particular emphasis on the contributions of Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic nurses, lesbian nurses and Deaf mental health nursing.

Our main speaker for this evening is Yvonne Coghill OBE, Director of NHS Workforce Race Equality Standard Implementation. Yvonne will share her reflections and observations about the importance of challenging racism and its relevance to delivering better outcomes for all patients and staff. It promises to be a lively and thought-provoking evening.

This event will be live subtitled, with a BSL interpreter. It is FREE to attend but you need to reserve a seat using the website link below. The talk will be followed by a drinks reception and exhibition viewing.

Event details

Wed 11 Oct 2017, 5:30pm

Live subtitling

Venue details

Royal College of Nursing (Diversity)
20 Cavendish Square
Marylebone
London
W1G ORN
The Arts Council
The Arts Council
The Arts Council