Doctoral students Karen Moss and Alex Wolf will receive $40,000 each for tuition and research support as part of being named Jonas Center for Nursing Excellence in Healthcare Scholars.
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Christine Phelan Kueter
February 04, 2014
The research not only reveals how differently women from a variety of racial and ethnic backgrounds cope with and experience childbirth, it illustrates the cultural competence that today’s nursing professionals must have.
January 30, 2014
A dark cloud in American history – the forced internment of Japanese-Americans during World War II – had a silver lining: it propelled many in the camps toward a career in nursing.
January 27, 2014
The gift adds to the collection of the Eleanor Crowder Bjoring Center for Nursing Historical Inquiry, one of just a few archives focused on nursing history worldwide.
September 24, 2013
Nursing professor Emily Drake’s character lends a touch of humor to a serious condition that affects 10 to 15 percent of women after childbirth.
September 03, 2013
The team also included students from the Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy and U.Va.’s College at Wise. Despite their varied backgrounds, the team members meshed, and brought back some lessons, too.
August 23, 2013
As one of 20 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Executive Nurse Fellows for 2013, Susan Bauer-Wu will participate in a three-year leadership development program designed to enhance nurse leaders’ effectiveness in improving the U.S. health care system.
August 06, 2013
Hershaw Davis Jr. earned one of five scholarships given out across the U.S. to minority graduate students who intend to pursue a career in academic nursing.
July 24, 2013
Dorrie Fontaine will receive an international award for her recent book on critical care nursing.
June 19, 2013
Nursing professor Kathryn Laughon is researching existing dyes to see what best captures rape victims’ injuries while not interfering with DNA analyses. The dye currently used in rape kits isn’t effective on people of color.