Marla E Salmon

Learn More
AIM To describe both the initial and the subsequent impact of the 2001 Global Nursing Partnerships Conference: 'Strategies for a Sustainable Workforce', the first ever forum of its type, on the key challenges facing the global nursing community. DESIGN Identification of short- and long-term outcomes through descriptive review of immediate post-conference(More)
BACKGROUND In sub-Saharan Africa, nurses and midwives provide expanded HIV services previously seen as the sole purview of physicians. Delegation of these functions often occurs informally by shifting or sharing of tasks and responsibilities. Normalizing these arrangements through regulatory and educational reform is crucial for the attainment of global(More)
INTRODUCTION Shifting HIV treatment tasks from physicians to nurses and midwives is essential to scaling-up HIV services in sub-Saharan Africa. Updating nursing and midwifery regulations to include task shifting and pre-service education reform can help facilitate reaching new HIV targets. Donor-supported initiatives to update nursing and midwifery(More)
Commentaries afford authors the opportunity to contextualize and critique published works through the lens of their own unique knowledge and experiences. In this instance, our views reflect the experiences that we shared over the past year in our roles with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Commission to Build a Healthier America 1–3 (we have(More)
  • 1