Art of Nursing Program 2017 Speaker Profile

Patrick Hickey, RN, BSN, MS, MSN, DrPh, CNOR

Patrick Hickey, RN, BSN, MS, MSN, DrPh, CNOR

Patrick Hickey is a Clinical Associate Professor in the College of Nursing and Faculty Principal for the Capstone Scholars Program at the University of South Carolina in Columbia, SC. Dr. Hickey acquired his Diploma in Nursing at St. Lawrence College in Brockville, Ontario, Canada, his BSN at Corpus Christi State University in Corpus Christi, Texas, his MS in Health Education, MSN, and Doctorate in Public Health at the University of South Carolina.

Between 2001 and 2007, Dr. Hickey was an independent mountain climber and successfully made it to the top of the highest mountains on each of the seven continents of the world.

Presentation Date: May 8, 2017
Topic: Strategically Planning Goals for Optimal Life Balance

  • Define goal setting as it relates to both your personal and work environment
  • Discuss the importance in flexibility with goal setting
  • Describe follow up actions should goals not be accomplished
  • Identify potential conflicts with personal goals in the work setting