Invitation to Participate in a 2 Day Nursing Entrepreneurship and Home Based Care Workshop- University of Nigeria Enugu Campus Nigeria

2 May, 2019

Dear Colleagues,

We cordially invite you to participate in the upcoming workshop with Theme: “Entrepreneurship in Nursing: Career sustainability Through Innovation and Creativity” organized by the Nursing Administration and Management Unit of University of Nigeria Enugu Campus in collaboration with Blue Torch Home Care Limited

The major objective of the workshop is to motivate nurses to be creative within the profession, thereby using their skills to innovate and in doing so exploit other areas of nursing profession through business development.

Furthermore, we potentially aim to nurture a new generation of nurse entrepreneurs, build the catalogue of nurse entrepreneurs within the profession in Nigeria, identify the importance of entrepreneurship amongst nurses and encourage mentorship in the field.

The presenting speakers and organizations have experience in running and implementing healthcare business programs across different regions and fields, and will share approaches, evidence and tools emerging from their initiatives. Register through this link:

Keynote Speaker:

Prof. Ijeoma Okoronkwo :

Dean Faculty of Health Sciences and Technology.

Coordinator Nursing Administration and Management Unit

University of Nigeria Enugu Campus.

Dates: 19th and 20th June 2019

Venue: CEMAC Hall UNEC Enugu

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Ralueke Ekezie


Blue Torch Home Care Limited

HIFA profile: Ekezie Ralueke Oluchukwu is a Registered Nurse/Registered Orthopedic Nurse,a Nurse Entrepreneur and a Clinical Research Nurse. He is a Maternal Health Ambassador with (MAMA). He is a Board member of International Association of Clinical Research Nurses-IACRN African Chapter. A Social Enterprise Fellow with Circle of Health International (COHI) AustinTexas. Was Care Coordinator at Precious Health Care Ltd a Health Maintenance Organization from 2010 to 2013. Professional interests: Clinical Nursing Research , Primary Health Care,Home Care, Geriatrics care, Human Resource Development for Health, Clinical Trials. Lead Global Research Nurses(GRN) Nigerian faculty .Founder/CEO: Blue Torch Home Care Ltd. He is a HIFA2015 Country Representative for Nigeria and HIFA Country Representative of year 2013. Website: Email: ralueke AT