News for Faculty and Staff

  • Thursday, November 1, 2012

    Robin Knobel presented "Regulation of Body Temperature in Extremely Low Birth Weight Infants During the First 2 Weeks of Life" at the National Association of Neonatal Nurses Educational Update Conference on October 20 in Palm Springs, California.

  • Thursday, November 1, 2012

    Wei Pan delivered an invited presentation on "Propensity Score Analysis: Concepts, Issues, and Examples" in a special session on "Design and Analysis of Observational Studies" at the Army Conference on Applied Statistics, October 24-26 in Monterey, California.

  • Friday, October 26, 2012

    Helen Gordon presented "Genetics and Genomic Content in Basic Nursing Textbooks" at the 25th Annual International Society of Nurses in Genetics Conference October 26-27 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

  • Friday, October 26, 2012

    ABSN student Randi Simpkins has been selected as a winner for the New Careers in Nursing (NCIN) 'I Believe This About Nursing' essay contest for the month of August 2012. Read her essay

  • Friday, October 26, 2012

    Leigh Ann Simmons delivered the keynote at the 12th Annual North Carolina Alliance for Healthy Communities Education Conference "Patient Engagement" on October 24 in Cary, North Carolina. The title of her talk was "Patient Engagement: Is It a Reality?".

  • Friday, October 26, 2012

    Bei Wu published an article entitled "A part of social construction, developing a long-term care system for an aging society" in the China Academy of Social Science Review journal. It appeared as the headline article for the sociology section.

  • Friday, October 26, 2012

    Duke University School of Nursing professors Donald "Chip" Bailey Jr. and Paula Tanabe were inducted, along with Mary Ann Fuchs, DNP, RN, FAAN, vice president of patient care and system chief nurse executive for the Duke University Health System, into the Fellowship of the American Academy of Nursing during a formal ceremony on Saturday, October 13, in Washington, D.C. Being inducted as a Fellow is one of the highest honors in the nation a nurse can receive.

  • Thursday, October 25, 2012

    Duke University and School of Nursing leaders broke ground October 25 on the new 45,000-square foot addition to the Christine Siegler Pearson Building. The expansion project is the result of the school’s rising student enrollment—currently, 750 students are enrolled in the school’s four programs of study—as well as the growth of research, academic programs, and innovative partnerships between the school and local and global organizations.

  • Thursday, October 25, 2012

    Rachel Richesson and team submitted an NIH R13 application entitled: "Diabetes Data Standards Collaborative Conferences" requesting funding for a three-year period with a start date of July 1, 2013. The explosive adoption of electronic health records is creating extraordinary amounts of electronic data and unprecedented opportunities to improve patient care and safety, translational research, population research, and population health. However, opportunities to leverage these data are limited by the current lack of data standards.

  • Thursday, October 25, 2012

    Brenda Nevidjon presented an invited plenary speech on October 23 entitled "Advanced Practice Nursing: The United States Experience" at the inaugural International Oncology Nursing Summit Forum in Tianjin, China sponsored by the Nursing Department of the Hospital Administration Institution in the Health Ministry of China and Tianjin Medical University Cancer Institute and Hospital.

  • Wednesday, October 24, 2012

    Duke University School of Nursing students Natalie Adams and Randi Simpkins have been selected by Cherokee Uniforms to receive the 2012 Cherokee 'A Nurse I Am' Scholarship. Adams and Simpkins, who are both enrolled in the Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree program at Duke, are two of ten nurse students nationwide to be awarded $2,000 toward defraying the cost of their nursing education. Selection was based on an assigned essay written in response to the inspirational nurses' film, "A Nurse I Am."

  • Friday, October 19, 2012

    Isaac Lipkus and team submitted an NIH R21 application entitled "Effects of 3D vs 2D Graphic Warning Labels on Smoking Beliefs and Behaviors" requesting funding for a two-year period with a start date of July 1, 2013.

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