Regional Caring Science Consortia


Regional Caring Science Consortia  are local grass-roots forums, that emerged from the Watson Caring Science Institute’s International Caritas Consortium (ICC), to increase opportunities to explore the philosophy, ethic, and practices of Caring Science in their local areas area.

Watson Caring Science Institute endorses Regional Caring Science Consortia to help nurses and nursing unite and expand shared values, philosophies, theories, and commitments to advance human caring, healing, health and peace for our world. Our aims:

  • network and unite scholars, researchers, educators, administrators, and practitioners of Caring Science scholarship
    • access and collate a global data base of Caring Science
      • disseminate grass roots global programs and human caring initiatives from around the world; provide a forum for global nursing and health/healing professionals to expand and disseminate knowledge and practices of human caring, healing and peace in service to humanity, through informed moral action

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      Regional Caring Science Consortia

      Nursing’s [and other health profession’s] social, moral, professional, and scientific contributions to human kind and society lie in its commitment to sustain and advance human caring values, knowledge, practices, and ideals in theory, practice, education, and research…” (Watson, J. (2012). Human Caring Science: A Theory of Nursing, Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett Learning.)Dr. Jean Watson

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      For further information please contact Donnean Thrall