News for Faculty and Staff

  • Thursday, January 2, 2020

    Denise Williams of SON-IT will be leaving for a yearlong deployment. Denise is a Sergeant in the US Army Reserve, and her unit will be mobilized to Fort Bliss (El Paso, TX) for the year. We thank Denise and her unit for their service.

  • Thursday, January 2, 2020

    Kudos to Schenita Randolph, assistant professor, for the submission of her NIH R21 application entitled: “Salon Connect 4: A multi-level, salon-based intervention to increase awareness and knowledge of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) among black women living in the United States South.” This proposal requests funding for a 2-year period with a start date of July 1, 2020.

  • Tuesday, December 31, 2019

    Tara Albrecht, assistant professor, successfully completed the Certification Exam for Advanced Practice Hospice and Palliative Nursing (ACHPN).   

  • Tuesday, December 31, 2019

    Kudos to Sharron Docherty, associate professor, Gary Maslow from the School of Medicine, and their entire team for the submission of their NIH/NCI U01 multi-PI application entitled: “Peer i-Coaching for Activated Self-Management Optimization in Young Adult Cancer Survivors and their Parents.” This proposal requests funding for a 5-year period with a start date of July 1, 2020.

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  • Tuesday, December 31, 2019

    Kudos to Ryan Shaw, associate professor, and his team for the submission of his subcontract proposal to the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign on the ongoing Shaw-Hauser TRINA project entitled: ”Customizing Semi-Autonomous Nursing Robots using Human Expertise." This proposal requests funds for an 18 month period with a start date of March 1, 2020.

  • Tuesday, December 31, 2019

    Kudos to Donna Biederman, associate professor, for the submission of her Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) subcontract application to the Project Access of Durham County entitled: “Durham Homeless Care Transitions.” This proposal requests funding for a 5-year period with a start date of April 30, 2020.

  • Tuesday, December 31, 2019

    Kudos to Julia Walker, professor, and her entire team for the submission of their R01 application entitled: "Optimizing Beta-Adrenoceptor Signaling Bias in Asthma." This proposal requests funds for a 5 year period with a start date of July 1, 2020.

  • Tuesday, December 31, 2019

    Kudos to Susan Silva, associate professor, for the submission of her Research Collaboration Agreement proposal to Dr. Nora Feeney at Case Western Reserve University entitled: "Optimizing Treatment for Post-traumatic Stress Disorder." This proposal requests funds for a 1 year period with a start date of January 1, 2020.

  • Tuesday, December 31, 2019

    Kudos to Dori Steinberg, associate professor, and her entire team for the submission of her NHLBI Administrative Supplement to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research application entitled: “Optimizing Inclusion of Blacks Within a Dietary Change Intervention to Reduce Hypertension.” This proposal requests funding for a 3-year period with a project start date of 3/1/2020.

  • Tuesday, December 31, 2019

    The Institute for Educational Excellence invites you to join them for the next Teaching Conversations Series on "Nursing and Engineering Collaborative" with Ann Saterbak, PhD, Professor of the Practice in the Department of Biomedical Engineering. The event will take place on Thursday, January 9 at 12 p.m. in Pearson 1009.

  • Tuesday, December 31, 2019

    Kathryn Kreider, associate professor, and recent DNP graduate Vanessa Atyabi published an article entitled "Screening for Diabetes and Self-Care in Patients With Severe Mental Illness" in The Journal for Nurse Practitioners.

  • Monday, December 30, 2019

    Mary Affronti, associate professor, received a Palliative Care Advocacy Award from the Duke Center for Palliative Care. The award honors members of the Duke Health community who are not part of Duke’s palliative care program who demonstrate an exceptional commitment to integrating the key elements of palliative care into their daily work. 

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