Programs and Offerings

Center for Health Policy and Media Engagement

GW Nursing's Center for Health Policy and Media Engagement strives to offer compelling educational and professional development content to those who have an interest in affecting health policy.

Policy and Media Engagement Institute

June 11-13, 2019  | Facilitated by Jean Johnson, PhD, RN, FAAN

Create a policy action plan for an issue of your choosing through this unique opportunity. Understand your issue in the context of the political environment, media and legislative and regulatory processes. Analyze and craft a message for your policy issue to be delivered to lawmakers. This immersion features a trip to the Capitol. 

Immerse Yourself

Health Policy Academic Offerings

Fall Enrollment

Take a seat at the table with this focused journey through the underpinnings of the political, executive and judicial processes and strategies essential to effective regulatory and legislative implementation. We offer both an MSN to DNP in Health Policy and a graduate certificate in Health Policy and Media Engagement.

DNP Option  Certificate Option

Media Engagement for Nurses

Develop your messaging and media relations skills through our training and become the go-to source for journalists and organizations.

Develop Your Media Skills

Reflective Narratives for Clinicians

Enhance your writing ability, while preventing burnout and augmenting your empathy as a practitioner through workshops led by the center's poet-in-residence, Joy Jacobson, MFA.

Start Writing