Chris Muckler, associate professor, has been named Director of the Doctor of Nursing Practice Nurse Anesthesia Program (NAP) at the Duke University School of Nursing, with Christian Falyar, assistant professor, as the new Assistant Director.
On this Veterans Day, Duke University School of Nursing salutes the many members of our community who have served our country, whether on active duty, National Guard or reserve.
From its participation in the Cadet Nurse Corps in WWII to its proud modern-day record of training military veterans for nursing careers, DUSON has a long history of welcoming members of the United States Armed Forces into our ranks.
The American Association for Men in Nursing (AAMN) has named Duke University School of Nursing one of its 2019 Best Schools for Men in Nursing. “The success of Duke University School of Nursing as one of the nation’s leading schools of nursing education and research has been fueled by its diversity,” AAMN noted in the citation. “The school conveys the message of inclusiveness through its faculty, staff, students, and alumni in the community.”
Duke University School of Nursing is excited to celebrate the accomplishments of four leaders in our community who have been named Fellows of the American Academy of Nursing (FAAN).
Boarding his international flight for Tanzania, MSN student Robert Louis-Ferdinand felt as if everything he had been planning for the past year was finally coming to fruition. He felt a multitude of emotions: loneliness, fear, apprehension, but also excitement for the adventure he was about to embark on.
Congratulations to Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON) ABSN student, Rose Feinberg who was recently selected as the Fall 2019 Duke University School of Nursing Scholar! Each summer, the School selects a degree-seeking student from the ABSN, MSN, or DNP program to receive a full-tuition University scholarship. The student is selected by the associate dean for academic affairs with input from ABSN, MSN, and DNP program directors.
Paula Tanabe, PhD, MSN, MPH, RN, FAEN, FAAN, associate dean for research development and data science, has been named Laurel Chadwick Professor of Nursing by the Duke University Board of Trustees, effective July 1, 2019. Designation as a distinguished professor is the highest honor that Duke University awards to its faculty members.
Angela Richard-Eaglin, DNP, FNP-BC, CNE, assistant professor; was recently selected through competitive application for the National League for Nursing’s year-long LEAD Program—one of three tracks in the NLN Leadership Institute and an initiative of the National League for Nursing (NLN) Center for Transformation Leadership designed for nurses in both education and practice who have experien
Congratulations to all of the students who will participate in graduation exercises on Sunday, May 12 at 5 p.m.
The graduation will be held at the Duke University Chapel, located at 401 Chapel Drive in Durham, N.C. There will be a dessert reception held at the School of Nursing from 2 until 4 p.m. prior to the ceremony.
It comes as no surprise that more than 90 percent of nurses in health care are women. As we celebrate Women’s History Month, we would like to recognize and celebrate the contributions past and current faculty and staff have made to the nursing profession and to the continuous growth of our school, empowering our students to become transformational nursing leaders.