News for Faculty and Staff

  • Thursday, December 6, 2012

    Former U.S. Surgeon General, David Satcher, M.D., PhD, will discuss methods to eliminate health disparities around the world at the Duke University School of Nursing’s 6th Annual Global Health Lecture and Research Seminar on Jan. 24, 2013. Satcher’s keynote address, “Defining the Path to Global Health Equity,” will illustrate examples of major strategies and programs that are improving science, policy and practice around the world.

  • Saturday, December 1, 2012

    The Office of Research Affairs has been busy these days…just like all days! We have approximately 9 grant applications being submitted in December, and at least another 10 being submitted in February. We have some reminders and some IMPORTANT new developments to share with you, so please read on…

  • Friday, November 30, 2012

    The Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON) and Winston-Salem State University (WSSU) have received a $1.245 million, five-year grant from the National Institutes of Health to increase the number of underrepresented WSSU minority nursing students who are prepared to transition to PhD programs in nursing and other related biomedical/behavioral science disciplines at Duke University.

  • Friday, November 30, 2012

    DNP student John Repique published a November 25 op-ed entitled "Just like texting, drowsy driving is dangerous, too" in the Sun-Sentinel.

  • Wednesday, November 28, 2012

    Chris Muckler, Chuck Vacchiano, and Mary Champagne published an article entitled "Focused anesthesia interview resource to improve efficiency and quality" in the Journal of PeriAesthesia Nursing. Abstract

  • Wednesday, November 28, 2012

    Melissa Aselage has been appointed to the editorial board for the Journal of Nutrition in Gerontology and Geriatrics.

  • Wednesday, November 28, 2012

    Several DUSON students presented papers at the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) Annual Symposium, Nov. 3-7.

  • Wednesday, November 28, 2012

    MSN student Chandel Dundee and Rachel Richesson presented "Managing Medication Data in a Longitudinal Community-Based Registry and Biorepository" at the Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) Annual Informatics Meeting in Chicago, November 7-8.

  • Wednesday, November 28, 2012

    MSN student Chandel Dundee and Rachel Richesson presented "Managing Medication Data in a Longitudinal Community-Based Registry and Biorepository" at the Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) Annual Informatics Meeting in Chicago, November 7-8.

  • Wednesday, November 28, 2012

    Janet Bettger co-authored an article entitled "The Patient-centered medical home: A systematic review" in Annals of Internal Medicine. Article

  • Wednesday, November 28, 2012

    Wei Pan published an article entitled "Investigating the accuracy of three estimation methods for regression discontinuity design" in the Journal of Experimental Education. Article

  • Tuesday, November 27, 2012

    Kirsten Corazzini, PhD, has been selected as a fellow of the Gerontological Society of America (GSA), the nation’s largest interdisciplinary organization devoted to the field of aging. The status of fellow is an acknowledgment of outstanding and continuing work in gerontology. Fellows are chosen from each of GSA’s four membership sections. Corazzini, who was selected for the Health Sciences section, received formal recognition of her status at a reception on November 15 during GSA’s 65th Annual Scientific Meeting in San Diego, California.

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