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Apr 18, 2017

For so many of us in nursing education, the hiring, orientation and development of clinical instructors (CIs) continues to be an ongoing challenge, particularly in light of the demands of our contemporary nursing curricula. The Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON) has designed a...

Feb 28, 2017

Elaine Kauschinger presented two posters at the AACN Master's Education Conference and CNL Summit held in Atlanta, Georgia. The title of her posters were "Virtual Patient Simulation: Implementation & Pilot Evaluation of a Cloud-Based, Interactive, Case-Based Learning Platform for Online MSN...

Nov 18, 2016

Sharon Hawks, Kathleen Turner, Anne Derouin, Rémi Hueckel, Marilyn Oermann along with former DUSON Research and Education Librarian and Liaison Adrianne Leonardelli published an article entitled "Writing Across the Curriculum: Strategies to Improve the Writing Skills of Nursing Students" in the...

Nov 11, 2016

Marilyn Oermann, Jamie Conklin, Kathleen Ashton, Alison Edie, and Sathya Amarasekara recently published an article entitled "Study of Predatory Open Access Nursing Journals" in the Journal of Nursing Scholarship. Co-authors included Susan Budinger from Duke Office of Clinical Research and...

Nov 01, 2016

The Duke University School of Nursing’s Institute for Educational Excellence is currently accepting abstract submissions for podium/oral presentations at the 7th annual Pursuing Radical Transformation in Nursing Education conference. The conference will take place on March 30-31, 2017 at the...

Oct 27, 2016

Beth Phillips was recently elected by the National League for Nursing (NLN) Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation (CNEA) for the NLN CNEA Nominations Committee representing bachelor's degree programs. She will serve a two year term beginning January 1, 2017.

Oct 19, 2016

Terry Valiga and Marilyn Oermann were selected to serve as mentors for the 2016-2017 Experienced Nurse Faculty Leadership Academy (ENFLA) by Sigma Theta Tau, the International Honor Society of Nursing.

The ENFLA is a 12-month leadership development program designed to help experienced...