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Jul 24, 2017

PhD student Jewel Scott and alumna Brittney Sullivan were recently featured in a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) blog post entitled "Five Nurses Share Why They Pursued Research Careers." Schools with research-focused PhD programs in nursing are now eligible to apply for the Future of...

Jul 21, 2017

PhD alumna Brittney van de Water (formerly Sullivan) was featured in the American Association of Colleges of Nursing "Nursing Science Transforms" campaign. The advocacy effort was launched to spotlight the critical work of nurse scientists and to call upon Congress to protect funding for federal...

Jul 21, 2017

DNP alumna Janet Gordils-Perez was named chief nursing officer at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey. She was recently promoted from her position as director of oncology nursing.

Read the full story from Newswire.

Jul 14, 2017

The month of May is turning out to be a big month for the Dimsdale family. In May 2012, Allison Dimsdale, DNP ’12, MSN ’07, BFA, earned her doctorate from Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON) on the same day that her elder daughter, Callie Dimsdale, MSN ’12, DNP, BSN, earned her DUSON...

Jul 05, 2017

PhD alumna Latefa Dardas published an article entitled "Ramadan Fasting and Diabetes Management among Muslims in the United States: An Exploratory Study" in the Journal of Muslim Minority Affairs. Co-author includes an expert from Duke University Hospital.

Abstract: There is a lack of...

Jun 28, 2017

PhD alumna Brittney Sullivan recently published an article entitled "Barriers to initiating tuberculosis treatment in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review focused on children and youth" in the June issue of the Journal of Global Health Action. Co-authors include experts from Duke Global...

Jun 16, 2017

PhD alumni Latefa Dardas and faculty members Susan Silva, Devon Noonan and Leigh Ann Simmons recently published an article entitled "Personal and Perceived Depression Stigma among Jordanian Adolescents: Associations with Depression Severity and Personal Characteristics" in the Archives of...

Jun 05, 2017

​ABSN alumni Saralee Gallien and Raphaele Saiah recently presented on "Let's TALK: Together Achieving Love and Knowledge evaluating a small-group safer-space model for sexual health and identity formation in high school girls and LGBTQ youth" at the SHIFT NC Superheroes Activate: Uniting Our...

May 31, 2017

DNP alumni Christine Wollenhaup, Eleanor Stevenson, Consulting Associate Julie Thompson, and Helen Gordon publish an article entitled "Implementation of a Modified Bedside Handoff for a Postpatum Unit" in the June issue of the Journal of Nursing Administration. Gloria Nunn with Emory Healthcare...

May 26, 2017

In this edition of Q&A with an Alumnus, we interviewed Christine Fulgencio, MSN '99. Fulgencio credits Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON) for helping her to build on her foundation in nursing, leadership and as an educator in her nursing career.

Read on to learn how Duke became...