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Nursing and the journey to Advanced Practitioner

Dr Eloise Elaine Phillips

Presented in International Healthcare, Hospital Management, Nursing, and Patient Safety Conference Holiday Inn Dubai, UAE & Virtual
Poster Presenter Name: Dr Eloise Elaine Phillips 
Global Journal of Healthcare, Hospital Management, Nursing, and Patient Safety
Unified Citation Journals, Nursing 2024, ISSN 2754-0952
Affiliation: University of Birmingham (Dubai)


This presentation explores the transformative journey of nurses evolving into Advanced Clinical Practitioners (ACPs), a process marked by skill acquisition, education, and personal growth. The session delves into the motivations, challenges, and triumphs encountered by nurses navigating this career trajectory, emphasizing the pivotal role of education, mentorship, and hands-on experience.

What will audience learn from your presentation?

  1. Skill Acquisition Strategies: Attendees will gain insights into effective strategies for acquiring new skills essential for advanced clinical practice. This includes a discussion on targeted education programs, continuous learning, and the application of theoretical knowledge to real-world scenarios.
  2. Overcoming Challenges: The presentation addresses common challenges encountered during the transition to an Advanced Clinical Practitioner role. Participants will learn practical approaches to navigate these challenges, fostering resilience and adaptability in their own journeys.
  3. Role of Education in Transformation: Understanding the pivotal role of education in this transformative journey, attendees will be equipped with information on selecting appropriate academic programs, integrating evidence-based practices, and staying updated with evolving healthcare standards.
  4. Mentorship and Peer Support: The session emphasizes the significance of mentorship and peer support. Attendees will learn how to seek and provide effective mentorship, creating a supportive network for professional growth and development.

How this will help the audience in their job:

  1. Enhanced Clinical Competence: Attendees will gain practical insights and knowledge to enhance their clinical competence, ultimately improving patient care outcomes.
  2. Career Advancement: The presentation provides a roadmap for career progression from a nursing role to an Advanced Clinical Practitioner, offering attendees a strategic perspective on their professional development.
  3. Interdisciplinary Collaboration: Understanding the challenges and triumphs of interdisciplinary collaboration, participants will be better prepared to navigate team dynamics in diverse clinical settings, fostering improved patient care through effective teamwork


Dr. Eloise is an Associate Professor in Healthcare in the School of Nursing and Midwifery and based on the Dubai campus. In addition, Eloise is the Head of the Subject Group for all Health, Wellbeing and Human Science programs in Dubai.

Dr. Eloise is a registered nurse and highly experienced advanced clinical practitioner. Across her career she has worked globally in clinical practice, healthcare leadership and management, research, and academia. Eloise is passionate regarding the advanced practice agenda and providing all healthcare professionals with the opportunities to influence and shape healthcare service provision and progress their careers.


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Upcoming Conference;

  1. 15th American Healthcare & Hospital Management Summit from May 14-17, 2025 in San Francisco, USA.
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  2. 15th World Healthcare, Hospital Management, Nursing, and Patient Safety Conference from July 25-27, 2025 in Dubai, UAE.
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  3. 15th International Healthcare, Hospital Management, Nursing, and Patient Safety Conference from July 25-27, 2025 in Dubai, UAE.
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