See You Now Podcast


January 27, 2020


Health systems across the world are strained by ever increasing demands and in need of innovation from all corners, and nurses are discovering and driving solutions to these complex challenges. Despite this, nurses’ potential to improve health outcomes and lead system change is often underestimated and underutilized. Host Shawna Butler, nurse economist and tech enthusiast, talks to historians, researchers, journalists and executives to uncover the true power of what nurses can do. SEE YOU NOW will prompt listeners to see nurses in a new light.

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Featured in this episode –
Lynda Benton, Senior Director, Corporate Equity, Johnson & Johnson
Barbara Glickstein, RN, MPH, MS
Ernest Grant, PhD, RN, FAAN, President, American Nurses Association
Margaret Gurowitz, Chief Historian, Johnson & Johnson
Diana Mason, PhD, RN, FAAN, George Washington School of Nursing
Barbara Stilwell, FRCN, Nursing Now

Additional resources and background information

The American Nurses Association - What is Nursing?,

Sigma Theta Tau International - “The Woodhull study on nursing and the media: Health care’s invisible partner: Final report,”

Journal of Nursing Scholarship, “The Woodhull Study Revisited: Nurses’ Representation in Health News Media 20 years Later,”

World Health Organization - International Year of the Nurse and the Midwife designation and campaign,

Nursing Now - 2020: The Year of the Nurse and the Midwife,

IntraHealth - Investing in the Power of Nurse Leadership Report,

The New Yorker - “Amid a Measles Outbreak, an Ultra-Orthodox Nurse Fights Vaccination Fears in Her Community,”

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On a daily basis, we trust nurses with billions of dollars of equipment, critical procedures, and our most important assets: the people we love. But they’re doing so much more behind the scenes.
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