Susan Silva, associate professor, contributed to the "Comparative efficacy and acceptability of antidepressants, psychotherapies, and their combination for acute treatment of children and adolescents with depressive disorder: a systematic review and network meta-analysis" article published in the Lancet Psychiatry.
Susan Silva, associate professor, will step in as interim director of the Research Design and Statistics Core, located in the school's Center for Nursing Research, from July 13 to September 1, when John Myers will officially assume the role. Silva temporarily will replace Shein-Chung Chow, who has served in the role since October 1, 2019.
Congratulations to PhD student Jiepin Cao for being selected as The Melissa Institute candidate for the Belfer-Aptman Scholars Award. The scholarship is for graduate students who address issues of violence prevention and/or treatment. Associate Professors Rosa Gonzalez-Guarda and Susan Silva and Janice Humphreys, professor, are Cao’s advisors.
Associate Professors Devon Noonan and Susan Silva and Cherie Conley, '20 PhD graduate, co-authored "Feasibility of a text-based reduction intervention in helping rural and underserved smokeless tobacco users quit" for Addictive Behaviors.
Current DNP students have been taking to Zoom to defend and present their Scholarly Projects this year.
PhD student Jewel Scott was recently awarded the Trudy Bush Fellowship Award for Cardiovascular Disease Research in Women's Health at the American Heart Association Epidemilogy & Lifestyle Scientific Sessions in Phoenix, AZ.
At Duke, a culture of interprofessional and interdisciplinary collaboration is becoming the norm, rather than the exception. DUSON faculty and students are redefining how creative partnerships can deepen professional understanding, innovate solutions to complex challenges and drive discovery and translation of knowledge in new and exciting ways. These collaborations are challenging traditional silos of research, clinical practice, and community service.
Technology in Research Across the Lifespan
Susan Silva, associate professor, received a 2019 Duke Stars Honor from Duke University for her research, mentorship, and teaching in the Schools of Nursing and Medicine and at Duke Clinical Research Institute.
John Barrett (DNP ‘18) published his DNP scholarly project entitled “Clinical Pathways on a Mobile Device.” Co-authors were Susan Silva, associate professor, and Barbara Turner and Michael Zychowicz, professors.