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Jun 12, 2018

Donna Biederman, Irene Felsman and staff member Heather Mountz recently presented at the Association of Community Health Nurse Educators (ACHNE) Annual Institute in New Orleans. The three gave a 90-minute symposium presentation about the evolution and early success of the DUSON Community Health...

May 23, 2018

On Tuesday, May 22, 24 DUSON faculty, staff, students and community partners turned out to view “Change Comes Knocking,” a documentary about the NC Fund.

The NC Fund was established during the turbulent civil rights era with the goal of ending poverty in North Carolina. After viewing the...

Apr 04, 2018

The 2017 Durham County Community Health Assessment will be finalized later this month by the Durham Department of Public Health. The top five health issues in Durham County, identified by random surveys of the community, include:

Affordable housing Access to healthcare and insurance Poverty...
Mar 12, 2018

​DUSON Community Health Improvement Partnership Program (D-CHIPP) along with the Center for Nursing Research (CNR) invite faculty members to the workshop, “Creating your Biosketch.” Whether a new researcher or seasoned researcher needing a biosketch refresher, we welcome all to attend on April...

Mar 06, 2018

On May 22 from 12-1 p.m. in Pearson 1026, D-CHIPP will be showing the documentary "Change Comes Knocking" that chronicles the formation of the NC Fund, a non-profit organization formed in the 1960's to battle poverty across the state during the tumultuous civil rights era. Snacks will be...

Mar 05, 2018

​DUSON Community Health Improvement Partnership Program (D-CHIPP) recently launched their new website. On their website, users can learn about the goals of D-CHIPP, strategic activities and programs in the community. More features will soon be added including a calendar of events, links to...

Feb 20, 2018

​D-CHIPP advisory board member and DNP alumna Susan Little recently published an opinion editorial article entitled "In NC, School Nurses are Worth the Investment" in the Feb. 9 edition of the News and Observer.

I first started working as a public health nurse in 1996 in one of North...

Feb 14, 2018

The Duke University School of Nursing Community Health Improvement Partnership Program (D-CHIPP) recently hosted a Design Thinking workshop for staff and volunteers at Families Moving Forward (FMF). D-CHIPP Director, Donna Biederman, along with D-CHIPP Advisory Board members Alison Edie, Irene...

Jan 16, 2018

On Tuesday, Feb. 13, Duke University School of Nursing Community Health Improvement Partnership Program (D-CHIPP) will host a design thinking workshop for Families Moving Forward leadership and program staff. The purpose of the workshop is to develop innovative solutions to health and social...

Nov 28, 2017

At the Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON), we are beginning the second year of our strategic plan and are focused on our mission: Together transforming the future of nursing, to advance health with individuals, families and communities. One of our strategic initiatives highlights...