BU hosting lecture on civility in the workplace

BLOOMSBURG— As a part of the Faust Memorial Nurse Lectureship Series, AnnMarie Papa will deliver her lecture “What’s Your Motive: Promoting Civility in the Workplace” to Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania on Thursday, Oct. 26, at 7 p.m. in Carver Hall’s Kenneth S. Gross Auditorium.

Papa, a Doctor of Nursing Practice, has over 35 years of nursing experience and speaks around the world about the issues of safety in the workplace, leadership development and inter-professional collaboration. Her lecture, “What’s Your Motive: Promoting Civility in the Workplace,” will inform BU students about how strong leadership creates healthy work environments. The Bloomsburg University nursing department is sponsoring the lecture.

As the vice president and chief nursing officer of Einstein Medical Center at Montgomery, Papa knows what it takes to be a strong leader. Her experience ranges from being an adjunct professor at her alma mater, Villanova University, to serving as president of the Emergency Nurses Association for the 2011 year. Papa is recognized for her accomplishments in the Health Leaders Media Top 20, received the Villanova University College of Nurses Medallion and received the ENA Lifetime Achievement Award in 2016. 

Papa holds a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Science degree in nursing from Villanova University and holds a doctorate in nursing practice from Waynesburg University. 

Bloomsburg University is one of 14 universities in Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education. The university serves approximately 9,600 students, offering comprehensive programs of study in the colleges of Education, Business, Liberal Arts and Science and Technology.