School of Health in Social Science

Does nursing work deplete nurses’ well-being?

Opening remarks: Dame Elizabeth Anionwu, Emeritus Professor of Nursing and Fellow of the Royal College of Nursing.

Speaking for the motion: University of Edinburgh's Professor Pam Smith (author of The Emotional Labour of Nursing: How nurses care (1992: Palgrave Macmillan) and The Emotional Labour of Nursing Revisited: Can nurses still care? (2012: Palgrave Macmillan).

Speaking against the motion: Jos deBlok - a globally recognized keynote speaker, changemaker, visionary and founder and CEO of Buurtzorg (neighborhood nursing).

Nov 11 2020 -

Does nursing work deplete nurses’ well-being?

Join the virtual debate in November hosted by the Journal of Research in Nursing, in partnership with the Foundation of Nursing Studies.