Advancing Your Doctoral Education: Tips and Guides for Considering a Doctoral Education

Aired on March 12, 2014

Webinar Overview

Thinking about getting a doctoral degree in nursing and unsure what you should expect? Join us for this webinar to hear from two current PhD students and one recent graduate as they share their experience in their doctoral program. Each speaker is a Johnson & Johnson Minority Nurse Faculty Scholar and will expand upon their reasons for choosing a doctoral education and provide you with some tips and strategies as you begin your doctoral studies.

This Webinar is hosted by the Graduate Nursing Student Academy (GNSA). For more information on the GNSA, visit


Webinar SpeakerS

Willie M. Abel, PhD, RN, ACNS-BC
Assistant Professor
University of North Carolina-Charlotte School of Nursing

Nakia C. Best, MSN, RN, CNL
PhD Student - University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Jonas Nurse Leader Scholar
Johnson & Johnson - AACN Minority Nurse Faculty Scholar

Anissa Guzman Buhring, MSN-Ed, CNS, RN
PhD Student - University of Colorado
Johnson & Johnson - AACN Minority Nurse Faculty Scholar

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Washington, DC 20036

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