Professional Appearance and Behavior: How to Thrive at Conferences and other Business Settings - Online Course


Accreditation:  Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing (Sigma) is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Nurses are often involved with engagements that take them away from the bedside. From interdisciplinary teams to business meetings, it has become common-place for nurses to participate in settings where making a professional impression is important. This course provides practical information on dressing appropriately, making introductions, and networking successfully.

Course Learning Outcomes:

  • Project a professional image at conferences and other business settings.
  • Confidently interact with other professionals in any field.
  • Properly and respectfully introduce others.
  • Network effectively in business and social settings.
About the Author

Kathleen D. Pagana, PhD, RN, has a BSN from the University of Maryland and a MSN and PhD in Nursing from the University of Pennsylvania. She has been a leader in healthcare for more than 35 years with experiences including military service, college teaching, administration, clinical practice, professional speaking, and consulting. She is the co-author of 29 books with translations in French, Chinese, Korean, Greek, Spanish, Polish, and Portuguese. Almost 2 million copies of the Pagana & Pagana Mosby's Diagnostic and Laboratory Test Reference have sold worldwide. Kathy has published The Nurse's Etiquette Advantage. This book was recently awarded an American Journal of Nursing (AJN) book award

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