February 24, 2017
Courtney Pladsen (G’11, G’18), MS, RN, CRNP, a current student in the Doctor of Nursing Practice Program, is using her advanced education to focus on the social determinants of health as she builds a career working with the immigrant community and individuals who are experiencing homelessness.
February 23, 2017
Susan B. Hassmiller, PhD, RN, FAAN, senior advisor for nursing at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, delivered a keynote address for the School of Nursing & Health Studies’ McAuley Lecture Series. She discussed the important role of nursing and addressing the social determinants of health.
February 10, 2017
Lillian Medhus (G’17), RN, a student in the Nurse-Midwifery/Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner Program, recently traveled to Greece to provide health care to women who are refugees.
February 9, 2017
Laura Anderko, PhD, RN, the Robert and Kathleen Scanlon Chair in Values Based Health Care, will begin service as a board member for the organization Health Care Without Harm.
February 3, 2017
Sydney Allain-Stockton (NHS’17), a health care management & policy major, is participating in a population-health-focused internship at the National Academy of Medicine. After Georgetown, she will begin a position at Google.
January 25, 2017
Meghan Cotter (G’17) and Roula Saleem (G’17), who are earning a master’s degree in the Clinical Nurse Leader Program, participated in an experiential learning opportunity in South Africa over winter break.
January 24, 2017
Patrick Rispoli (NHS’18) is a health care management & policy major. Active in student organizations on campus, Rispoli had the chance to study abroad in Spain at the University of Salamanca in the fall.
January 23, 2017
Faculty members at the School of Nursing & Health Studies have published on a range of topics in a variety of academic publications.
January 19, 2017
Human science major Christina Johnson (NHS’17) completed a community health needs assessment focused on mental health and youth in the District of Columbia.
January 10, 2017
Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert A. McDonald and Deputy Secretary Sloan D. Gibson spoke at a two-day quarterly meeting of MyVA, co-hosted by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and the School of Nursing & Health Studies.