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Friday, January 20, 2017

Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON) and Duke University Health System Clinical Education & Professional Development will host the 2017 Harriet Cook Carter Lecture on Monday, February 13, 2017, from 3 to 5:45 p.m. at the Mary Trent Semans Center – Great Hall.

Thursday, January 12, 2017

It is with a heavy heart that we share that Sharon Hawks, DNP'10, CRNA, Duke University School of Nursing associate professor and director of the Nurse Anesthesia Program, passed away earlier this week after an extended illness.

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

U.S. News & World Report (USNWR) released its 2017 rankings of the best online graduate nursing programs, and Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON) is recognized as the third best program in the United States as well as the third best program for veterans.

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON) has again jumped in our ranking as one of the top nursing schools engaged in National Institutes of Health (NIH)-funded research. In 2016, DUSON received more than $6.4 million in annual funds from NIH. The School has continued to jump in the rankings since 2010 when the School was ranked 22nd.

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Welcome School of Nursing students, faculty and staff to 2017 and the spring semester of our 2016-2017 academic year!

We are excited to welcome all of our new students joining the Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON) community. We are also delighted to assist them on their journey to becoming nurse leaders.

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

The Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON) Center for Nursing Discovery has received a five-year accreditation by the Society for Simulation in Healthcare (SSH) and the Council for Accreditation of Healthcare Simulation Programs in the area of Teaching/Education. DUSON is the only nursing school in North Carolina and one of three nursing schools in the United States to receive this accreditation.

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

The combination of a growing number of patients with multiple chronic conditions and the enormous volume of medical knowledge in a electronic health record (EHR) is a challenge for clinicians to manage.

Monday, December 12, 2016

In January 2015, the Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON) accepted its first students into the only Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner (WHNP) program in North Carolina. The program is offered as both a major in the Master of Science in Nursing Program and a post-master's certificate for students interested in working in women’s health. This December, seven students completed the program – Amber Barron, Emily Brandmeyer, Lucian Daniels Aravapalli, Melanie King, Lisvel Matos, Ashlye Thorpe and Jessica Wood.

Monday, December 12, 2016

Duke University School of Nursing has had a very successful school year, and its entire community is looking forward to a productive 2017.

First, we’d like to thank our faculty, staff, students, alumni and community partners for their hard work and dedication that helped us have another remarkable year.

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON) and the Duke University Health System (DUHS) launched the Duke Advancement of Nursing, Center of Excellence (DANCE) in a unique collaboration to promote personal professional advancement and lifelong learning for all nurses and nursing students. Launched in 2015, the program hopes to advance the health of the communities and demonstrate Duke’s commitment to excellence in patient-centered care.