Sharon Weinstein is an energetic, motivating and highly skilled consultant specializing in patient/staff safety, workplace wellness, corporate training, and motivational speaking. As Chief Wellness Officer at SMW Group she 'leads the field.' She is highly regarded for enhancing the knowledge base of millions in the areas of self-care, reflection, integrative and holistic care.
Sharon is a classic example of reinventing oneself. A world leader in the field of infusion therapy and author of Plumer's Principles and Practice of Infusion Therapy, she has taught thousands to practice safely. She offers consultation in legal cases involving medication safety and is adjunct clinical assistant professor at UIC, Chicago. She was recently elected to the board of the American Holistic Nurses Association (AHNA). She is a content expert on both nurse fatigue and alarm fatigue.
As the healthcare field transitioned into the integrative arena, she was one step ahead focusing her energies on overall well-being. As founder of the Integrative Health Forum (www.ihfglobal.com) and the Global Education Development Institute (www.gedinfp.com), Sharon earned her spot as the go-to professional for education, resources, and training. From a core group of 12, she built the IHF into a global network of thousands. Director of the Energy Medicine CME series, Sharon again captured nationwide attention with her passion for combining the best of East and West.
Sharon’s background as a nurse, educator, speaker and author make her uniquely qualified to assess safety, fatigue, lifestyle balance, and to consult on the impact of WiFi and cellular technology on one's health. Recent engagements for the International Council of Nurses, the Alliance Library System, National Wellness Institute, NBC, Infinity Foundation, the YWCA, and the American Holistic Nurses Association attest to her scope of knowledge and ability to engage others in the wellness process. She is an NSA member.
She is author of B is for Balance, a nurse's guide to creating balance at home and at work; the 2nd edition will be published in October 2014.