News for Faculty and Staff

  • Tuesday, June 5, 2012

    MSN student M. Edie Brucker received a grant award for her American Cancer Society Graduate Scholarship proposal. The award is for a two-year period from July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014, in the amount of $20,000.

  • Tuesday, June 5, 2012

    Associate Professor Debra Brandon received an award for her Jonas Nurse Leaders Scholar Program proposal. The award is for a two-year period from July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014, in the amount of $20,000.

  • Friday, June 1, 2012

    A delegation of faculty from Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON) will travel to China June 5-15 to participate in scholarly and cultural exchanges and to explore opportunities for educational exchange and research collaborations with top-tier Chinese educational and health care institutions.

  • Friday, June 1, 2012

    A delegation of faculty from Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON) will travel to China June 5-15 to participate in scholarly and cultural exchanges and to explore opportunities for educational exchange and research collaborations with top-tier Chinese educational and health care institutions.

  • Thursday, May 31, 2012

    Associate Professor Paula Tanabe presented a webinar on May 24 entitled "Sickle Cell Disease and Emergency Department Use" as part of the Public Health Webinar Series on Hemoglobinopathies hosted the Division of Blood Disorders, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

  • Friday, May 25, 2012

    Noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) are a global problem. According to the International Council of Nurses, eighty percent of heart disease, stroke, and diabetes and over a third of cancers could be prevented by eliminating shared risk factors such as tobacco use, unhealthy diets, physical inactivity, and excessive alcohol consumption. With this growing crisis, nurses—who comprise the largest group of health care providers and are at times the only providers available in the community—have the knowledge and skills to play a vital role in both preventing and controlling the burden of NCDs.

  • Friday, May 25, 2012

    Associate Professor Janet Bettger published a chapter entitled "Care Coordination" in the text Concepts for Nursing Practice edited by Jean Giddens and published by Elsevier, Inc.

  • Friday, May 25, 2012

    Professor Dori Taylor Sullivan has been appointed to the National League for Nursing (NLN) Public Policy Committee by President Judith Halstead and CEO Beverly Malone. The committee provides input to NLN leadership on emerging policy issues and promotes advocacy knowledge and skills for nurse educators.

  • Friday, May 25, 2012

    Associate Professor Nancy Short published an invited guest editorial entitled "The Final Frontier" in Nursing Economic$.

  • Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON) will host the 2011 Clinical Instructor Intensive August 12-13 in the Christine Siegler Pearson Building at Duke University. The two-day intensive organized by the Institute for Educational Excellence will cover clinical teaching strategies for developing and strengthening clinical education for pre-licensure nursing students.

  • Ceci Chamorro joined DUSON as Research Management Team Data Manager, effective April 2. Her office is located in Legacy Tower Room 1133, and her phone number is 668-9262. Please welcome her to DUSON.

    Ann Salina joined DUSON as Director of Admissions and Student Services, effective April 2. Her office is located in Pearson Building Room 1003F, and her phone number is 684-9159. Please welcome her to DUSON.

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