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Friday, July 17, 2015

Kristen Elmore, BSN, RN, and Ethan Cicero, BSN, RN, are among the 46 nurses around the country to receive the 2015 Future of Nursing Scholars program award, which will support their work in the School’s PhD program. The scholarship is funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) to increase the number of nurses holding PhDs.

Monday, July 13, 2015

Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON) in partnership with the Durham VA Medical Center (VAMC) receives grant for the Veterans Affairs Nursing Partnership Graduate Education (VANP-GE) Program. DUSON is one of six nursing schools nationwide selected for the program through the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

Sunday, July 5, 2015

One nursing student's desire to be able to Skype in on a nursing education moment, sparked an idea with Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON) educators Jacqueline Vaughn, BSN, RN, CHSE clinical instructor; Ryan Shaw, PhD, RN, assistant professor; and Margie Molloy, DNP, RN, CNE, CHSE director for the Center for Nursing Discovery. The trio worked together to use telepresence robots as an instructional tool for high fidelity or life-like clinical simulations.

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.