Billy Rosa

Billy Rosa

Speaker | Author | Nurse Practitioner

Billy Rosa, MS, AGPCNP-BC, ACHPN, FCCM, is currently an RWJF Future of Nursing Scholar, University of Pennsylvania, School of Nursing, PhD Program, Philadelphia, PA and Nurse Practitioner, Supportive Care Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC), New York, NY.

Among Mr. Rosa’s many honors are the American Association of Nurse Practitioner’s New York State Award for Excellence (2018); NYU’s Young Distinguished Alumnus Award (2018); and Sigma’s Daniel J. Pesut International Spirit of Renewal Award (2017). He was also named one of America’s Most Amazing Nurses by The Doctors television show and Prevention magazine.

He is a proud member of the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses’ Circle of Excellence Society, a Fellow of the American College of Critical Care Medicine, and the New York Academy of Medicine. And he was inducted as a Fellow to the American Academy of Nursing in November 2018.

Mr. Rosa’s specialties include holistic nursing, critical care, nurse coaching, and global health. He spent one year with the Human Resources for Health Program in Rwanda, East Africa (2015-2016), contributing to the curriculum content for the first Masters-prepared nursing cohort in the country. He is the editor of three books on leadership, global health, and caring science and has more than 150 publications in a host of diverse forums.

Pre-Conference – The Autumn Leaf, the Human Heart, and the Great Truth: The Art of Bearing Witness

Speaker(s): Billy Rosa, MS, AGPCNP-BC, ACHPN, FCCM Hospice and palliative care nurses have the distinct privilege of bearing witness to another’s journey throughout serious illness and at the end of life. This presentation will explore the meaning of compassion, identify the implications of compassionate care delivery, and discuss how to make it an actionable virtue […]