Mark Toles, PhD, RN, one of the two first graduates of the Duke University School of Nursing PhD degree program, is among seven individuals nationwide who have been named 2011-2013 Claire M. Fagin Fellows. The distinguished Claire M.
PhD student Judith Adams, Associate Professor Chip Bailey, Virginia Stone Professor of Nursing Ruth Anderson, and Associate Professor Sharron Docherty published an article entitled "Nursing roles and strategies in end-of-life decision making in acute care: A systematic review of the literature" in Nursing Research and Practice. Article
Ruth Anderson, PhD, RN, FAAN, will receive the 2011 Distinguished Contributions to Nursing Science Award from Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON) on Friday, April 8, 2011. Dr. Anderson serves as the Virginia Stone Professor of Nursing at DUSON.
Following the 10 a.m. awards ceremony in the School of Nursing Auditorium, Dr. Anderson will present the 2011 Distinguished Contributions to Nursing Science Lecture entitled “Connecting Care and Outcomes through Local Interactions in Nursing Homes: Improving Care through Nursing Management Practices” from 10:45 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
Associate Professor Kirsten Corazzini, Virginia Stone Professor of Nursing Ruth Anderson, Associate Professor Eleanor McConnell, and University of Minnesota School of Nursing colleague Christine Mueller published "Licensed nurse responsibilities in nursing homes: A scope-of-practice issue" in the Journal of Nursing Regulation.
Duke University School of Nursing is co-sponsoring the 2012 Beijing International Nursing Conference, June 7-10, 2012, in Beijing, China. The theme of the conference is “Altogether for Nursing, Innovation with Evidence.” To promote regional, national, and international cooperation among nursing schools and institutions, the event will bring together nurse researchers and practitioners from around the world to exchange the latest developments in academic nursing and clinical care.
Duke University School of Nursing recognized seven faculty members for their accomplishments at an awards ceremony on May 11, 2012.
A cadre of Duke faculty, postdoctoral fellows, and doctoral students presented at the 26th Southern Nursing Research Society Annual Conference themed “Nurse Scientists as Crucial Partners to Health Delivery” February 22–25, in New Orleans, Louisiana.
In a Duke-led "Up Close and Penetrating: Case-based Approaches to Nursing Research" symposium:
Ruth Anderson and team submitted an NIH P30 application entitled "Center for Adaptive Leadership in Cognitive/Affective Symptom Science" requesting funding for a five-year period with a start date of September 1, 2012.