May 25-26, 2013, Pittsburgh, PA. Creative Nonfiction workshop.
April 23, 2013, Phoenix, AZ. Fireside Chat, Health Management Academy Oncology Forum.
April 11, 2013, Gwynedd, PA. Humanities of Nursing panel discussion, Gwynedd-Mercy College.
March 22, 2013, Atlantic City, NJ. New Jersey League for Nursing Keynote speech: “Don’t Get Sick in July.”
March 21, 2013, Stratford, NJ. “What We Don’t Talk About When We Talk About End of Life.” Kennedy Health System ethics grand rounds.
November 13, 2012, South Euclid, OH. Public lecture on patient safety, Notre Dame College.
November 7, 2012, Charlottesville, VA. Zula Mae Baber Bice Memorial Lecture, University of Virginia School of Nursing.
October 23, 2012, Portland, ME. Martha Skoner Lecture Series, University of Southern Maine, “Bedside Nursing: You Get What You Pay For.”
September 29, 2012, Pittsburgh, PA. CRNA Mentoring Workshop, University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing, “Bullies in the OR.”
TEDMED online forum. Panelist for 20 Great Challenges: The Role of the Patient.
August 6, 2012, San Francisco. American Association of Nurse Anesthetists, Keynote speaker: “Bullies in the OR.”
June 14, 2012, Fairfield, CT. Invited Speaker, Fairfield University School of Nursing Advisory Board meeting, “Nursing, Teams, and the Need for Straight Talk.”
May 22, 2012, Irvine, CA. UC-Irvine School of Nursing, Third Annual Suzanne Leider Lecturer, “The Future of Nursing.”
May 10, 2012, Los Angeles. UCLA School of Nursing, Panelist, “Nurses and the Media: A Call to Action.”
April 28, 2012, Pittsburgh. University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing Commencement Speaker.
April 6, 2012, Columbia, MO. University of Missouri School of Nursing 2012 Clinical Oncology Symposium, “Can Nurses Care Too Much?” and “Nurse as Advocate, or Well-Behaved Women Seldom Make History.”
February 20, 2012, Monroeville, PA. Community College of Allegheny County, Monroeville Campus, School of Nursing Invited Speaker.
January 19, 2012, Boston. Northeast Home Health Leadership Summit, Discussion and Reading from Critical Care.
November 16, 2011, Philadelphia. Nursing Grand Rounds at University of Pennsylvania.
November 7, 2011, Houston. Inaugural Nursing Grand Rounds at MD Anderson Cancer Center.
October 25, 2011, New Haven, CT. Poynter Fellowship reading and public talk, Yale University.
October 7, 2011, Washington DC. Panelist, End of Life Care conference.
September 22, 2011, Sewickley, PA. Reading at Penguin Book Shop, 420 Beaver St.
May 19, 2011, Pittsburgh. Commencement speaker, Mercy Hospital School of Nursing.
May 17, 2011, New York. Featured guest, International Center for Integrative Studies salon, “Holding Onto Humanity in the Hospital.”
May 16, 2011, New York. Nursing and media award recipient, NYU College of Nursing commencement ceremony, New Amsterdam Theater.
April 28-29, 2011, Eau Claire, Wisconsin. Featured speaker, Health Communication Speaker Series, University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire School of Nursing.
March 17, 2011, New York. Hunter-Bellevue School of Nursing Spring Forum, Featured Guest and speaker, “Why I Became a Nurse,” Hunter College. Dramatic Reading based on Critical Care and Well blog posts, adapted by playwright Abigail Hastings.
January 16, 2011, Miami. Panelist at Symposium on Clinical Interventional Oncology, “Definition and Scope of Palliation: An Overview,” Fontainbleau Miami Beach.
December 17, 2010, Pittsburgh. Commencement Address, “The Future of Nursing,” Shadyside School of Nursing, Soldier’s and Sailor’s Memorial.
November 14, 2010, 4 PM, Princeton, New Jersey. Talk for Community Without Walls, D&R Greenway Land Trust/Johnson Educational Center, 1 Preservation Place, Princeton, NJ.
September 23, 2010, Las Vegas. Keynote Address, Conference on Oncology Nursing Care: Meeting Today’s Challenges.
September 17, 2010, Pittsburgh. Colloquium at University of Pittsburgh Center for Bioethics and Health Law.
July 22, 2010, Cleveland. Reading and book signing at Joseph-Beth Booksellers, Cleveland Clinic.
July 6, 2010, Pittsburgh. Reading and book signing at Joseph-Beth Booksellers, SouthSide Works.
June 17-19, 2010, Washington DC. American Nurses Association House of Delegates Convention. Theresa will serve as the Teller for the election of new officers.
June 5, 2010, Chicago. University of Chicago Alumni Weekend, talk for the UnCommon Core series.