- Margarita Alegría, Chief of Disparities Research, Professor, Addresses Latinx Mental Health Disparities for Dean’s Lecture Series, October 12
Monday, October 3, 2022
Margarita Alegría, PhD, Chief of the Disparities Research Unit at Massachusetts General Hospital and the Mongan Institute, the Harry G. Lehnert, Jr. and Lucille F. Cyr Lehnert Endowed Chair at the Mass General Research Institute, and a Professor in the Departments of Medicine and Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, will present “From Policy to Practice: Addressing Latinx Mental Health Disparities at All Levels,” for the Dean’s Lecture Series hosted by Duke University School of Nursing on October 12, 2022 at 11:00 a.m.
Monday, September 26, 2022
Duke University School of Nursing launched a collaboration with PeopleAdmin, a PowerSchool Company (NYSE: PWSC), to make its TAMS software available to more colleges and universities. TAMS is the software created by Duke being utilized at over 50 higher education institutions across the nation. Duke collaborated with PeopleAdmin due to their expertise and prominence in higher education software and solutions. The agreement allows the Duke TAMS team to leverage the robust organization that comes with a large software company to allow even wider adoption.
Monday, September 19, 2022
The Duke University School of Nursing will host the 2022 State of the School Address with Dean Vincent Guilamo-Ramos on Monday, October 10, 2022, from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. The hybrid event will take place in the Christine Pearson Building, Room 1014 and via Zoom. A reception will follow. Registration is required for in-person and Zoom participation.
Monday, September 19, 2022
The Duke University School of Nursing Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing (ABSN) Program ranked #3 in the 2023 U.S. News & World Report Best Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Programs report.
The rankings, based on the judgement of nursing school peers across the country, rated the overall quality of undergraduate BSN programs.
Thursday, September 15, 2022
Editor's Note: This message was sent to the Duke Health community from Duke Health Leadership.
At Duke Health, we proudly say that diversity is our strength. That’s why the theme of this year’s National Hispanic Heritage Month rings especially true to our hearts. “Inclusivity for a Strong Nation” is a month-long celebration that honors the histories, cultures and contributions of those whose ancestors came from Mexico, the Caribbean, Central and South America, and Spain.
- Lauren Hilgers, New York Times Journalist, Discusses U.S. Health Care Workforce and Wellbeing for Dean’s Lecture Series, September 28
Tuesday, September 13, 2022
Recent infectious disease pandemics have illuminated the brokenness of our U.S. health care system. New York Times Journalist Lauren Hilgers will discuss “The Value & Importance of the Nursing Health Care Workforce for U.S. Health and Wellbeing” in the Dean’s Lecture Series hosted by Duke University School of Nursing from 5:00 to 6:30 p.m., on Wednesday, September 28. The hybrid event will take place in-person in the Christine Siegler Pearson Building, Room 1014 and livestreamed via Zoom, with simultaneous interpretation available in Spanish.
Tuesday, August 30, 2022
Two Duke University School of Nursing-affiliated nurse-led models of care have been designated as Edge Runners by the American Academy of Nursing — Families Talking Together (FTT) and the Durham Homeless Care Transitions. They join nine other innovative models of care earning this year’s distinction.
Friday, August 26, 2022
Two Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing (ABSN) students have been awarded a distinguished scholarship due to their commitment to eliminating health inequities. Marcus Bolick and Milenna Echegaray Gomez are 2022 recipients of Johnson & Johnson’s Our Race to Health Equity Diversity Nursing Scholarship, funded through the Foundation of the National Student Nurses Association.
Wednesday, August 24, 2022
The Duke University School of Nursing Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (ODEI) welcomed five North Carolina Central University (NCCU) School of Nursing students this summer as part of a weeklong mentorship program. The students were Bachelor of Science in Nursing students, and the program is offered in partnership with Duke’s Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) program and NCCU.
- School of Nursing Faculty Become American Academy of Nursing Fellows Due to Significant Contributions to Nursing Profession
Friday, August 19, 2022
Thursday, August 18, 2022
A Duke alumni couple has made an anonymous bequest of $15 million to Duke University, most of which will support scholarships for students pursuing degrees at Duke University School of Nursing, Duke Divinity School and Trinity College of Arts & Sciences.
The School of Nursing and Trinity will each receive $5 million to endow scholarships, while Duke Divinity School will receive $4 million to endow scholarships and an additional $1 million to develop new, innovative courses and programs.
Wednesday, August 17, 2022
That we live in a global society goes without saying but not without practice. Enter the Duke University School of Nursing and its global advancement of equitable health through such programs as the Graduate Global Clinical Immersion Experience.