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Oct 07, 2016

MSN alumni and preceptor Deborah Adams-Wingate was recently awarded the Patient-Centered Medical Home designation by the National Committee for Quality Assurance. The recognition is the most widely adopted model for transforming primary care practices into medical homes.

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Sep 16, 2016

More than 12 faculty and staff members, and several PhD alumni and students presented at the 2016 State of the Science Congress on Nursing Research presented by the Council for the Advancement of Nursing Science (CANS) in Washington, D.C. This year's event focused on Determinants of Health and...

Sep 02, 2016

Rachel Richesson recently presented at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Health Care Systems Research Collaboratory online grand round. Her presentation was entitled "Updates from the Phenotypes, Data Standards, and Data Quality Core of the NIH HCS Research Collaboratory."

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Aug 25, 2016

Robin Dail and MSN and DNP alumni Chirrl "Tinisha" Lambeth recently published an article entitled "First Golden Hour of Life: A Quality Improvement Initiative" in the August issue of Advances of Neonatal Care, the official journal of the National Association of Neonatal Nurses. Other co-authors...

Aug 25, 2016

Kathryn Trotter published a chapter entitled "Breast Conditions" in the third edition of Women's Gynecologic Health by Kerri Durnell Schuiling and Frances E. Likis. Trotter's chapter in included in section three of the book entitled "Women's Gynecologic Healthcare Management." Trotter's chapter...

Aug 19, 2016

Rachel Richesson published an article entitled "A Framework to Support the Sharing and Re-Use of Computable Phenotype Definitions Across Health Care Delivery and Clinical Research Applications" in a special issue of Generating Evidence & Methods to improve patient outcomes (eGEMs). Her co-...

Aug 19, 2016

Michael Zychowicz was chosen to participate in the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN)-Wharton School of the the University of Pennsylvania leadership development program for nursing leaders. He recently attended the four-day program, which is taught by Wharton faculty, who...

Aug 05, 2016

MSN student Jennifer Foreman, who is a Adult-Gerontology Primary Care NP and Women's Health major, recently received the 2016 NURSE Corps Scholarship Program award. The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) award enables students accepted or enrolled in diploma, associate,...

Aug 05, 2016

MSN alumna Tracy Gosselin, PhD, RN, AOCN, was recently named Chief Nursing and Patient Care Services Officer for Duke University Hospital by hospital President and DUSON alumni Kevin Sowers, MSN'89, RN, FAAN, and DUHS Vice President of Patient Care and System Chief Nurse Executive and DUSON...

Aug 04, 2016

The DUSON-VA Psychiatric Residency Program recently celebrated the accomplishment of Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Renn Clapp who completed the program. Program Directors Michael Zychowicz and Clifton Thompson were there to celebrate with her as well as Elizabeth "Beth" Merwin....

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