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Staff Accolades

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Staff members Angie Keith and Julie Cusatis were selected for the 2017 Duke Leadership Academy. The academy offers emerging leaders from across the university the opportunity to participate in a unique 12-month development initiative based on teh Fuqua/Coach K Center on Leadership & Ethics leadership model.

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Staff member Nicole Fleming joined the Student Services team effective January 6 as the student services coordinator. In her new role, Fleming will work with records and registration, MAT Planner and assisting with graduation. Prior to her new role, she worked as the MSN admissions officer for three years.

Fleming earned a bachelor of arts from Peace College and a master of science from East Carolina University.

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Congratulations to the members of the SAWAC team: Raymond Brisson, Najla McClain, Stefanie Conrad, Laverne Myers, Bonita Douglas, Julie Yamagiwa, Rometa Summerlin, Will Falls, Nanika Rhodes, and Denise Williams on being recognized for their Commitment to Excellence. This staff recognition program celebrates staff who demonstrate the highest standards in their commitment to supporting our mission, vision and values.

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Congratulations to Jeffrey Clark on being recognized for his Commitment to Excellence. This staff recognition program celebrates staff who demonstrate the highest standards in their commitment to supporting our mission, vision and values. We thank all of those staff members who consistently demonstrate excellence in what they do for our School community. Click here for more information about the program and how to nominate a staff member.

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Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Staff member Felicia Jenkins recently passed the certification exam for the Financial Certification Program to become a certified procure to pay specialist.

By passing the exam, Jenkins demonstrated expert knowledge of the administration and resources vital to understanding and using Duke University accounts payable and procurement processes.

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Phyllis Kennel and Ernie Rushing recently graduated from the Duke University Leadership Academy. The academy is a 12-month program that offers emerging leaders from across the university the opportuntiy to participate in a unique development initiative based on teh Fuqua/Coach K Center for Leadership & Ethics leadership model.

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Twelve faculty, staff and students volunteered at a recent Durham Performing Arts Center (DPAC) performance for children with special needs. The performance of the Grinch that Stole Christmas was produced and offered in a modified version to enable individuals with special needs/disabilities to enjoy the musical as well as allow families an opportunity to have a special experience.

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

​Danett Cantey recently became a Certified Healthcare Simulation Educator (CHSE) after passing her certification exam. Certification of individuals is an internationally recognized method of demonstrating quality to consumers and industries.

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Jane Blood-Siegfried recently received the Community Service Award from the Checago Bright-Sawo Foundation for her work with Project Liberia Ebola. Blood-Siegfried worked with Liberian Duke nurse Amanda Mathies to provide personal protective equipment (PPE) to Liberia.

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

​Danett Cantey and Clinical Instructor Velinda Chapman recently completed a poster presentation entitled "HI I CARE: Applying a Safe Patient Care Mnemonic for First Simulation Experiences" at the South Eastern Nurse Educator Symposium (SENSES) Conference.