Register now for the upcoming Asian American/ Pacific Islander Nurses Association, Inc. (AAPINA) 15th Annual International Nursing Conference from Sept. 22-23 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Durham, NC. The theme of this conference is "Local to Global: Future Directions for Research on Health Disparities."
Nursing Outlook was recently honored as one of 13 journals inducted into the International Academy of Nursing Editors (iNANE) Journal Hall of Fame at the International Academy of Nurse Authors and Editors meeting in Boston. All 13 journals had at least 50 years of continuously publishing in their fields.
Dean Marion E. Broome was recently featured in an article entitled "Duke Among Universities Increasing Number of Women Deans" published in Diverse: Issues in Higher Education.
The number of women in leadership positions at Duke University will increase this fall after it was announced that seven of the university’s 10 deans will be female.
Originally, eight deans were set to head their respective schools, but the divinity dean stepped down this month and was replaced by a male faculty member.
Dean Broome, David Bowersox and Michael Relf recently published an article entitled "A new funding model for nursing education through business development initiatives" in the Journal of Professional Nursing.
Dean Marion E. Broome co-authored an article entitled "Exploring the Pursuit of Doctoral Education by Nurses Seeking or Intending to Stay in Faculty Roles" in the February issue of the Journal of Professional Nursing. Co-authors were from Indiana University, George Washington University and University of Florida.
Imagine a patient lying unconscious in the bed, overcome by the Ebola virus. He’s quarantined, and health care providers are wary of coming too close. If Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON) and Pratt School of Engineering researchers have their way, in the not too distant future the nurses can send in a robot.
More than 35 women from Wake County recently joined Dean Marion E. Broome for "Conversations with Duke Nurse Practitioners Women's Health Series." The lunch discussion, held at the Preston Wood Country Club in Cary, N.C., was on "Managing Dementia from a Caregiver's Perspective." The guest speaker for the event was Cristina Hendrix.
Dean Marion E. Broome was recently elected to represent nurse education for a three-year term on the National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation Board of Commissioners. Her term will begin January 1, 2017 through December 31, 2019.
Several DUSON faculty members including Dean Marion E. Broome, Terry Valiga and Marilyn Oermann attended the 2016 National League for Nursing Education Summit along with Duke University Health System (DUHS) leaders including Mary Ann Fuchs to support Jennie De Gagne and Valerie Sabol who were inducted as fellows.
DUHS was also designated and recognized as one of the NLN Centers of Excellence in Nursing Education.