You are here

News

Friday, February 12, 2016

DUSON Faculty & Staff Leadership Spotlight highlights the diverse leadership background of our nursing faculty and staff. In this spotlight, leadership isn't focused on a "title." However, it is the act of motivating people to do more than they ever thought possible in pursuit of a greater good.

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON) Office of Global and Community Health Initiatives presents the 9th Annual Dorothy L. Powell Global Health Lecture & Symposium on Tuesday, March 3, 2016, from 8:30 a.m.  to 5:30 p.m. at the Duke School of Nursing. This year’s event includes a symposium with experts from across Duke University presenting on the health of women on a global scale and a lecture with keynote presenter Donatilla Mukamana, PhD, RN, dean of the School of Nursing and Midwifery for the University of Rwanda in Kigali, Rwanda.

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Black History Month is an annual celebration of achievements of black Americans and a time for recognizing the central role of African-Americans in U.S. History. Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON) has its own history in confronting racial issues. During the Fall of 1967, School of Nursing students joined others from across Duke for a sit-in to demand that student groups stop using University funds to patronize segregated facilities in Durham.

Monday, February 8, 2016

On September 1, 2015, Bessie Baker Professor of Nursing at Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON) Marilyn Hockenberry, PhD, RN, PNP-BC, FAAN, was appointed associate dean for Research for the Office of Research Affairs at DUSON.

Friday, February 5, 2016

DUSON Student Spotlight highlights the diverse background of our nursing students and their personal stories of dedication, leadership, perseverance and academic or community achievements.

Friday, January 29, 2016

As nurses seek to advance their education, distance-based education allows nursing students the flexibility to fulfill this desire from locations across the country, without leaving their families or jobs. Learn more in the below Nursing Leadership Exchange article:

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Nurse Anesthetists have been providing care since the 1800's when they cared for wounded soldiers during the American Civil War. And this week, Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON) joins the American Association of Nurse Anesthetist and the nation's 49,000 plus Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA) and student CRNAs in celebrating its annual celebration of anesthesia patient safety.

Friday, January 22, 2016

DUSON Student Spotlight highlights the diverse background of our nursing students and their personal stories of dedication, leadership, perseverance and academic or community achievements.

DUSON shines a spotlight on DNP student Dr. Brandon Brock from Amarillo, Texas. Brock will graduate in 2017.

Thursday, January 21, 2016

By: Michael Cary, PhD, RN
Assistant Professor, Duke University School of Nursing

After an unusually warm start to the season, we are starting to see a significant change in weather patterns with the winter storm approaching. With this comes an increased risk for falls and fall-related injuries for people of all ages, but most dangerously, for older adults.

Pages