Invited Symposium 1 – Knowledge Generation in Nursing Education Post Global Pandemic

Time: 13:30-15:00 (local time in Taipei)

Naoki Yoshinaga
Naoki Yoshinaga, PhD, RN

Japan Academy of Nursing Science
Professor, School of Nursing, Faculty of  Medicine, University of Miyazaki, Japan

Topic: Challenges in Response to COVID-19 Pandemic and for the Future: Nursing Education in Japan

Hyunsook Shin
Hyunsook Shin, PhD, RN, CPNP-PC, FAAN 

Chair, Education Committee, Korean Society of Nursing Science
Professor, College of Nursing Science, Kyung Hee University, Korea

Topic: Digital healthcare and nursing education

Kuei-Ru Chou, PhD, RN, FAAN

TWNA Standing Director & Chairperson of International Affairs Committee
Distinguished Professor, Dean of College of Nursing, Taipei Medical University, Taiwan


Jung-Ah Lee, PhD, RN, FGSA, FAAN

AAPINA President-elect
Associate Professor, Sue & Bill Gross School of Nursing, University of California, Irvine, USA

Topic: Nursing-Led Vulnerable Community Education to Reduce Health Disparities in the Pandemic Crisis


Invited Symposium 2 – Knowledge Generation in Nursing Research Post Global Pandemic

Time: 15:30-17:00 (local time in Taipei)

Takashi Naruse, PhD, RN, PHN

Japan Society for Community Health Nursing
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Medicine and Faculty of Medicine, The University of  Tokyo, Japan

Topic: Community Health Nursing, Impact of COVID-19 on Community Health Nursing and Practical Application Utilizing IT

Shawn Goh, PhD, RN

Assistant Professor, Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, National University of Singapore


Li-Chi Chiang, PhD, RN, FAAN

TWNA Vice President / Professor, School of Nursing, National Defense Medical Center, Taiwan


Xiaomei Cong, PhD, RN, FAAN

Professor, Associate Dean for Research and Scholarship
Director, Biobehavioral Research Lab, School of Nursing, University of Connecticut, USA



Invited Symposium 3 – Knowledge Generation in Nursing Practice Post Global Pandemic

Time: 11:00-12:30 (local time in Taipei)

Dr. Rr. Tutik Sri Hariyati, S.Kp.,MARS.

Indonesian Nurses Association(INNA)
Professor, Faculty of Nursing, University of Indonesia (UI)

Topic: Lessons Learned From the COVID-19 Pandemic in Indonesia to Improve Nursing and Health Services

Junko Honda, PhD, RN, PHN, MBA,CTN-A

Japanese Society of Child Health Nursing
Associate Professor, College of Nursing Art and Science, University of Hyogo, Japan

Topic: Development and Implementation of an Action List on Prevention of COVID-19 for Nursery Schools and Kindergartens

Mei-Nan Liao PhD, RN

TWNA Vice President
Vice Chief Executive Officer, Chang Gung Medical Foundation Administration Center, Taiwan

Topic: Advocating Best Practice in a Post-Pandemic Future in Taiwan

Kenneth Dion, PhD, MSN, RN, MBA, FAAN

President, Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, USA

Topic: TBC


Invited Symposium 4 – Knowledge Generation in Nursing Leadership Post Global Pandemic

Time: 14:00-15:30 (local time in Taipei)

Sakiko Kanbara, PhD, RN

Japan Society for Disaster Nursing
Professor, Kobe City College of Nursing, Japan

Topic: Digital Transformation and Nursing Initiative and its Capacity Building

Yao-Mei Chen, PhD, RN

TWNA Vice President
Senior Specialist, Kaohsiung Medical University Chung-Ho Memorial Hospital, Taiwan

Topic: TBC

Eun Ok Im, PhD, MPH, RN, CNS, FAAN

Senior Associate Dean for Research and Innovation Professor & Edith Folsom Honeycutt Endowed Chair Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing, Emory University, USA

Topic: TBC

Elizabeth Madigan, PhD, RN, FAAN

Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, USA

Topic: TBC