Faculty Development Workshop

Freed-Hardeman University Department of Nursing
Faculty Development Workshop
August 2, 2017


You are invited to attend a Faculty Development Workshop hosted by Freed-Hardeman University Department of Nursing. Our guest presenter is Keith Rischer, RN, a nationally known author, blogger, nurse educator, and staff nurse. The workshop will provide you with strategies and resources to 1) better contextualize theory content to the bedside so students can see why it is relevant, 2) better integrate classroom and clinical instruction, and 3) emphasize clinical reasoning through the curriculum. The workshop will benefit nursing faculty in both classroom and clinical instruction as they strive to better engage students in an effort to improve critical thinking/clinical reasoning.


Date of event: August 2, 2017

Time: 8:15am - 4:00pm (registration from 7:30am - 8:15am)


Location of event:

855 Highway 46 South
Dickson, TN 37055

Teach Students to THINK Like a Nurse: Transformational Strategies that will Prepare Students for Practice


Keith Rischer, MA, RN, CEN, CCRN

Bio: Keith Rischer, MA, RN, CEN, CCRN is an author, blogger, nurse educator and staff nurse who has practiced for thirty-one years in a wide variety of clinical settings. He currently works in critical care and ED. Defined by his passion for nursing and excellence in education; he is a recognized authority on clinical reasoning and its relevance to nursing practice. 

Registration Fee
: $50/person

A complimentary lunch will be provided. Additionally, participants will have the opportunity to enjoy the Cybersphere, an iconic feature of the FHU/Dickson campus.

This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the Tennessee Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

The planning committee and presenter have declared no conflicts of interest.

In order to receive a certificate and CEs, participants must attend each of the sessions and submit a completed program evaluation form at the end of the day.

Payment Methods

  • Credit Card (Visa, American Express, Discover, MasterCard)
  • Pay via phone. Please call 731-989-6689.
  • Check:
    • Please make checks payable to: Freed-Hardeman University
    • Mail checks to:

      Freed-Hardeman University
      ATTN: Dept of Nursing
      158 East Main Street
      Henderson, TN 38340