News for Faculty and Staff

  • Wednesday, June 19, 2019

    The Committee on the Future of Nursing 2020-2030 (under the auspices of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine) is holding a series of Town Hall events in preparation for their upcoming report that is expected to provide recommendations for how the nursing profession will “help our nation create a culture of health, reduce health disparities, and improve the health and well-being of the U.S. population in the 21st century." 

  • Tuesday, June 18, 2019

    Duke University School of Nursing is committed to investing resources in recruiting and graduating nurses from diverse populations, in an effort to build a nursing workforce that reflects society. To reach that goal, DUSON is happy to welcome the 2019 Health Equity Academy II Scholars. The Academy for Academic and Social Enrichment and Leadership Development for Health Equity—more commonly known as the Health Equity Academy II (HEA II)—was created to support minority students in the ABSN program.

  • Tuesday, June 18, 2019

    Paula Tanabe, associate dean for research development and data science, recently published an article entitled "Understanding the Complications of Sickle Cell Disease" in the American Journal of Nursing (AJN). Co-authors include Regena Spratling of Georgia State University, Dana Smith, clinical nurse II; Peyton Grissom of Duke University Hospital and Mary Hulihan of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. 

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  • Tuesday, June 18, 2019

    Jennie De Gagne, associate professor, recently participated in the 2nd annual Global Korean Nursing Foundation (GKNF)-USA at the University of Kentucky, Lexington as a guest speaker and a moderator for the session on practical tips in developing key professional competencies as a minority faculty member: academic teaching.

  • Tuesday, June 18, 2019

    As 2020 rapidly approaches, the global family planning community is creating a shared vision for 2030 that builds on progress achieved to date and positions us to achieve the future women and girls around the world want and deserve. 

  • Tuesday, June 18, 2019

    Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON) is excited to welcome Alex Gualtieri to the Sickle Cell Disease Implementation Consortium (SCDIC) research team.

    Gualtieri joined DUSON in May as a clinical research coordinator for Paula Tanabe’s SCDIC study. Prior to joining DUSON, she worked at Duke Clinical Neuropsychology Service for the past four years as a neuropsychological technician and a research coordinator. Gualtieri graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a bachelor of science degree in environmental science.  

  • Tuesday, June 18, 2019

    Duke email on your smartphone

    Lots of DUSON users ask how they can get their Duke email on their smartphones.  Here’s a complete look at your options:

     

    But first, here’s our Tech Tip of the Week …

    Like to have two windows open side-by-side? Here’s a tip to show how to pin open windows to half-screen or quarter-screen:

  • Tuesday, June 18, 2019

    Stelfanie Williams, who joined the office of Durham and Regional Affairs as Duke’s vice president in August 2018, recently spoke to a group of DUSON faculty, staff and Health Equity Academy Scholars.

  • Tuesday, June 18, 2019

    Kristopher Schneider, ABSN student, recently received The Daisy Award for Extraordinary Nursing Students.

    He is a second-semester student in the ABSN program who exhibits an exceptionally calm manner about him. This conveys a sense of humility and respect for others. He has been recognized by faculty and fellow students as providing selfless care. He has demonstrated a mature and thoughtful approach to caring for his patients and consistently includes the family as part of his team! 

  • Tuesday, June 18, 2019

    The Beta Epsilon Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) is excited to announce it's newly elected leaders!

    Newly elected positions include:

  • Friday, June 14, 2019

    Congratulations to Dori Steinberg, associate professor, who received an award for her NIH R01 application entitled "Using digital health to improve diet quality among adults at risk for cardiovascular disease." The application was awarded $3,724,775 over a five-year project period, with a start date of July 1, 2019. 

  • Friday, June 14, 2019

    The Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center for Community Living, Health and Function (LiveWellRERC) has just released its annual App Factory call for proposals.  Each year, the LiveWell RERC’s App Factory invites experienced organizations or individual developers based in the U.S. and Canada to submit proposals for financial support to develop assistive and/or accessibility apps for mobile platforms (e.g., Android, iOS, Windows), sensors, home automation, smart speakers, wearables, the Internet of Things (IoT) and/or cloud computing.

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