Kudos to Ryan Shaw and Kris Hauser – Pratt School of Engineering, co-principal investigators, and their entire team for the submission of their NIH R21 application entitled "Toward Telerobotic Nursing." This proposal requests funding for a two-year period with a start date of September 1, 2017.
Ryan Shaw was recently the keynote speaker of the 2017 Ruth K. Palmer Research Symposium at Loyola University Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing in Chicago and spoke on "Mobile Health Technologies for Precision Health." This year's theme was "Mobilizing Innovative Technology to Transform Research and Promote Health."
Each year, health care professionals gather to share the latest information in research at the symposium and the event addresses matters seminal to nursing research, education, administration, policy and clinical practice.
It is my pleasure to announce the appointment of two term chairs in the School of Nursing which have recently received Board of Trustees approval. Previously Dr. Gilliss, as chair of the Distinguished Professors Committee, sent out two emails and then presented yesterday in FGA regarding the process used to select the individuals. Their terms are July 1, 2017 - June 30, 2020 and are not renewable. In Fall of 2019, the DP committee will again recommend to me, and I to the Provost, two more individuals to be appointed as holders of the Term Chairs.
It is my pleasure to announce the following School of Nursing promotions and appointments have been approved by the Board of Trustees:
Devon Noonan, assistant professor to associate professor, effective April 1, 2017
Ryan J. Shaw, assistant professor to associate professor, effective April 1, 2017
Beth Cusatis Phillips, assistant professor in track II to associate professor in track II, effective April 1, 2017 through June 30, 2020
Rosa Gonzalez-Guarda, Schenita Randolph and Ryan Shaw recently completed the Duke University School of Medicine LEADERS program. The interactive workshop is designed for junior faculty who are leading a research group. It provides insight into leadership and team building as well as direction on how to develop and manage a scientific laboratory or research program, how to improve productivity, and how to harness creativity and innovation.
DUSON faculty and PhD students recently traveled to Dublin, Ireland for the 28th International Nursing Research Congress sponsored by the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing.
Ryan Shaw was recently selected to serve on the Mobile Health Working Group of the Genomics Roundtable and Precision Health at the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine.
Margie Molloy and Ryan Shaw recently presented at the 2017 National Council State Board of Nursing Annual Meeting in Chicago, Ill. The duo presented on "The Future of Nursing: Mobile Technology, Robotics, and More."
Ryan Shaw presented on Oct. 14 at the Duke Kunshan Conference on Digital Health Science and Innovation: Partnerships between Academia and Industry in Kunshan, China. His presentation was entitled: "Mobile Health Technologies and Precision Health."
The Mobile App Gateway, a program Ryan Shaw is the faculty advisor for, was featured in an article entitled "Duke launches Mobile App Gateway" on the Duke Clinical and Translational Science Institute website. The article goes into detail about what the Mobile App Gateway offers and how it's helping entrepreneurs at Duke. Read the full story here.