Dr. Wesley was named the co-director for Ghana Wins!, a program designed to promote and develop leadership skills for Ghanaian women. Wesley said she plans to use her experience with the Leadership Institute for Black Nurses to model the new program.

“The philosophy of this program is that leadership can be learned,” Wesley said. “What we have learned from our Leadership Institute for Black Nurses is that, if we can help nurses to think about health care from a leadership position, they’re more likely to initiate projects in their own communities and really go out and make positive changes.” Read more in the full article here.