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Thursday, July 2, 2015

Independence Day or the Fourth of July as it’s often called is a time to celebrate the signing of the Declaration of Independence, which set the 13 colonies to freedom as an independent nation. As with most patriotic holiday recognitions, many Americans will celebrate with red, white and blue decorations, fireworks and cookouts/barbecues.

Monday, June 29, 2015

Ruth Anderson, PhD, MSN, MA, RN, FAAN, Virginia Stone Professor of Nursing and co-director of the ADAPT Center, and Diane Holditch-Davis, PhD, RN, FAAN, Marcus E. Hobbs Distinguished Professor of Nursing and associate dean for Research Affairs, are two of 19 honorees who will be inducted into the Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) 2015 Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame.

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON) launches its version of a national campaign designed to call awareness to the power of marginalizing words and phrases that are used too casually. The photo project, which will be released over a three-week period, contains 37 photos featuring students, faculty and staff. DUSON is the first academic unit in the nation to join the “You Don’t Say? Campaign,” an antimarginalization social media project.

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

I’m not sure the average person could ever imagine being able to walk into a store and pick up items from their grocery list and see a medical provider all in one visit. However, as the world of health care continues to evolve, retail clinics are becoming a common feature.

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Kathryn Trotter, DNP, CNM, FNP-C,  will be inducted as a Fellow of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (FAANP) at the Association’s annual conference in New Orleans, La., on June 11. The Fellowship recognizes nurse practitioner leaders who have made outstanding contributions to health care through clinical practice, research, education or policy.

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

When Kaylene Baugh, ABSN’14, began thinking about where she wanted to go for her global clinical experience, China was not her first choice. The opportunity to participate in an international cultural immersion experience through the Office of Global and Community Health Initiatives (OGACHI) program was high on the list of reasons Baugh chose Duke University School of Nursing.

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Anne Derouin and Helen Gordon share "Five Golden Rules for New Graduates" written by Click here to read the full article.

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

(From Winter 2015 Duke Nursing magazine)

By Angela Spivey

Friday, May 15, 2015

For Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON), Memorial Day is more than a three-day weekend. It’s a time for us to honor and remember the men and women who answered the call of freedom and paid the ultimate sacrifice.

DUSON has always had a special connection to the military. During World War II, many of our graduate nurses went abroad to support U.S. and Allied troops. And even today, DUSON has faculty, staff and students who have or are actively serving our nation.

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Duke University School of Nursing sponsors a presentation and panel discussion entitled "Economic Benefits of Less Restrictive Regulation of APRNs in North Carolina: An Analysis of Local and Statewide Effects on Business Activity" on Tuesday, May 26, from noon to 2 p.m., in Pearson room 1014.