Dr. Christine A. Tanner
Chris is currently the Interim Dean and A.B. Youmans Spaulding Distinguished Professor at Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) School of Nursing. She was instrumental in developing the Oregon Consortium for Nursing Education (OCNE) that was launched in 2003 as a partnership among OHSU and several community colleges. The OCNE model was designed to incorporate best practices in teaching and learning with a shared curriculum and is increasingly being viewed as a national model for education transformation, and was highlighted in the Institute of Medicine Report on the Future of Nursing and the Carnegie Foundation Study of Nursing Education.
Chris served as Editor-In-Chief for the Journal of Nursing Education from 1991 to 2012 and is the recipient of numerous honors including the AJN Book of the Year Award for Expertise in Nursing Practice: Caring, Clinical Judgment and Ethics.
Bonnie Wesorick, RN, MSN, FAAN
Bonnie is well known for her work in transforming healthcare institutions with a greater focus on healthy healing cultures. Bonnie is the Founder and Chairman Emeritus of the Clinical Practice Model Resource Center (CPMRC), whose mission to co-create and sustain the best places to practice and the best places to receive care. She has brought healthcare providers together from across the continent and for almost three decades she has partnered with thousands of nurses and interdisciplinary practitioners to create healthy, healing practice cultures and a patient centered, integrated health care system to assure safety and quality for both those who give and receive care. The nexus of her work is the development and implementation of the CPM Professional Practice Framework that guides point-of-care transformation.