Professional DevelopmentConflict in the Workplace: Part 1Northam, Sally PhD, RNAuthor Information Sally Northam is a professor at the University of Texas at Tyler. She teaches nursing research, data management, statistics and research design. Contact author: [email protected]. Professional Development is coordinated by Joanne Disch, PhD, RN, FAAN ([email protected]), and Jane Barnsteiner, PhD, RN, FAAN ([email protected]). AJN, American Journal of Nursing: June 2009 - Volume 109 - Issue 6 - p 70-73 Buy Abstract Sex, age, hierarchy, and culture influence the nursing environment. Copyright © 2009 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.