News for Faculty and Staff

  • 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. 

  • Monday, December 30, 2019

    Lisa Mansfield and Morine Cebert, PhD candidates, have been named members of the 2020-2022 cohort of the National Clinician Scholars Program (NCSP). Mansfield will begin her post-doctoral fellowship at the University of California, Los Angeles, on July 1, 2020.

  • Monday, December 30, 2019

    PhD student Anna "Anya" Diane presented two posters at the most recent American Medical Informatics Association Annual Symposium in Washington, D.C. in November.

    The 2 posters were:

    Patient Perceptions of Data Visualizations in Diabetes Self-Management 

  • Monday, December 30, 2019

    Angela Richard-Eaglin, assistant professor, was awarded a Distinguished Educator Award from the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center for her "outstanding contribution to education in cancer prevention" for her lecture entitled "Cancer Prevention and Care Beyond the Evidence: Educational Priorities for Health Professionals" in the Perspectives in Cancer Prevention lecture series.

  • Monday, December 30, 2019

    Sophia Smith, associate professor, and Matthew LeBlanc, PhD student, published an article entitled "How are patient-reported outcomes and symptoms being measured in adults with relapsed/refractory multiple myeloma?

  • Monday, December 23, 2019

    Two nursing students and three physicians have joined Duke’s second cohort for the National Clinician Scholars Program (NCSP). The two nurse scholars among these interdisciplinary medical researchers coming to Duke are Rachele Lipsky, MSN, PMHNP-BC (University of Pennsylvania), and Gillian Adynski, RN, PhD candidate (UNC - Chapel Hill).

  • Friday, December 20, 2019

    Paula Tanabe was standing in a nondescript convention center ballroom in Texas on an otherwise unremarkable Sunday morning in late September 2019. Looking back now, she describes that moment as “the highlight of my career.” What happened in that room, at the General Assembly of the Emergency Nurses Association (ENA), will change the lives of thousands of patients with sickle cell disease for years to come. 

  • Wednesday, December 11, 2019

    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.

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