Janice Humphreys and team submitted their Duke Bass Connections application entitled "Violence Exposure and Sickness." This proposal requests funding for a one-year period with a start date of July 1, 2014. The purpose of this project is to explore over time the relationship between lifetime exposure to intimate partner violence in a sample of community-based women in order to better understand the mechanisms of actions that ultimately affect their health.
Duke’s health professions schools, including the School of Medicine, School of Nursing, and Physician Assistant and Physical Therapy programs, have partnered to launch a new academy to develop an inter-professional community of educators at Duke.
Janice Humphreys published an article entitled "Telomere length is associated with sleep duration but not sleep quality in adults with human immunodeficiency virus" in SLEEP. Abstract
Janice Humphreys has been named a Golden Graduate of the Purdue School of Nursing. Janice, an alumna of the Purdue BS program, was selected due to her upholding a tradition of excellence. She will be honored during the School’s 50th Anniversary Gala event to be held April 12
Janice Humphreys has received an award for her HRSA proposal entitled "Nurse Faculty Loan Program." This award is for a one-year period, awarded July 1, 2014 to June 30, 2015. This project was awarded at $541,297 for the one-year project period.
Janice Humphreys has been selected as a Distinguished Alumni Award recipient by the Colleges of Health and Human Science at Purdue University.
DUSON and its faculty, staff, students and alumni were very visible throughout the 43rd Sigma Theta Tau International 43rd Biennial Convention in Las Vegas held earlier this month. Here are the highlights:
DUSON and Dean Broome were acknowledged during the opening plenary session by President Hester Klopper for helping to fund students from around the world to attend the STTI convention.
Duke University School of Nursing’s Master of Science in Nursing Program is now accepting applications for the first adult endocrinology specialty for nurse practitioners in the United States. The curriculum will be directed by Kathryn Evans Kreider, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC, an assistant professor who joined the School of Nursing faculty in 2014 and currently practices in the Duke Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Nutrition.
I am pleased to announce that Dr. Janice Humphreys has been reappointed to the position of Associate Dean of Academic Affairs for a three year period, July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2019. As you know, prior to the reappointment of individuals to administrative positions at DUSON, a formal review is conducted. I would like to take this opportunity to thank colleagues who provided input in this very important reappointment process. Feedback provided by faculty, staff and students in response to a request last semester was carefully considered.