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Wednesday, January 4, 2017

By: Michael Cary, PhD, RN
Assistant Professor, Duke University School of Nursing

After an unusually warm start to the season, we are starting to see a significant change in weather patterns with the winter storm approaching. With this comes an increased risk for falls and fall-related injuries for people of all ages, but most dangerously, for older adults.

Friday, January 15, 2016

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was a vital and pivotal figure in the Civil Rights Movement and MLK Day is a day to pay tribute to the extraordinary life and legacy of Dr. King. In a statement from the White House, the president states that Dr. King transformed the concepts of justice, liberty, and equality, and he changed the course of history.

Friday, January 15, 2016

DUSON Faculty & Staff Leadership Spotlight highlights the diverse leadership background of our nursing faculty and staff. In this spotlight, leadership isn't focused on a "title." However, it is the act of motivating people to do more than they ever thought possible in pursuit of a greater good.

DUSON shines a light on Assistant Professor Schenita Randolph who's been with DUSON since July 1, 2015.

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON) received more than $4.8 million in annual funds from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in 2015, making it 9th among nursing schools engaged in NIH-funded research. Since 2010, the School has steadily increased its ranking from 22nd.

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

U.S. News & World Report (USNWR) released its 2016 rankings of the Best Online Graduate Nursing Programs and named Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON) as the 5th best program in the United States.

Friday, January 8, 2016

DUSON Student Spotlight highlights the diverse background of our nursing students and their personal stories of dedication, leadership, perseverance and academic or community achievements.

DUSON shines a spotlight on MSN - Pediatric Primary Nurse Practitioner student Peggy Ann Ursuy from Birch Run, Michigan. Ursuy will graduate December 2016.

Monday, January 4, 2016

Welcome School of Nursing students, faculty and staff to 2016 and the second half of our 2015-2016 school year!

As we begin 2016, we are excited to welcome all of our new students joining our diverse Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON) community. We are also delighted to assist you on your journey to becoming nursing leaders.

Wednesday, December 30, 2015

DUSON Student Spotlight highlights the diverse background of our nursing students and their personal stories of dedication, leadership, perseverance and academic or community achievements.

DUSON shines a spotlight on MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner student Min Choi from Leonia, New Jersey. Choi will graduate December 2016.

Q: What would people be surprised to know about you?

Tuesday, December 22, 2015

The holiday season is well underway and with it comes the end of 2015 and a great time to reflect.

First, we’d like to thank our faculty, staff, students, alumni and community partners for a remarkable year.

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