The School of Nursing & Health Studies is a vibrant learning community. This news section features the achievements of our students, faculty, staff, and alumni.

  • Students and faculty review posters at the Undergraduate Research Conference.
    Students Share Projects at Undergraduate Research Conference

    More than 70 undergraduate research projects were on display April 16 at the Undergraduate Research Conference, planned annually by the Department of Human Science. Since the conference’s founding in 2003, about 920 student projects have been presented. The first event included 10 posters, and this year’s featured 72 from schools around the region.

  • Dr. Jennifer Huang Bouey delivers the 2019 Values Based Lecture.
    Mayer Professor in Health Equity Delivers 2019 Values Based Lecture

    Jennifer Huang Bouey, PhD, MPH, MBBS, the Susan H. Mayer Professor in Health Equity and a tenured associate professor of international health at the School of Nursing & Health Studies, delivered the 2019 Values Based Lecture, planned by the NHS Committee on Mission and Values. She spoke on, “Journey of a Social Epidemiologist: Facts and Myths about Immigrant Health.”

  • Emily Graul, a junior global health major, in Mexico
    Alternative Spring Break Experience Provokes Reflection, Introspection for NHS Student

    As one of the immersion leaders in an alternative breaks program through the Center for Social Justice Research, Teaching & Service, Emily Graul (NHS'20), a global health major, not only helped plan programming activities for her peers before and after their trip to Oaxaca, Mexico, but also worked with CSJ staff to ensure the trip’s themes and learning goals were integrated into their daily activities.

  • Mary Jo Kramer, Nadeen Hussain, and Victor Wang at Match Day
    NHS Alumni at the School of Medicine Celebrate Match Day

    School of Nursing & Health Studies graduates MaryJo Kramer (NHS’14, M’19), Nadeen Hussain (NHS’15, M’19), and Victor Wang (NHS’15, M’19) all participated in this year’s Match Day celebration at the School of Medicine.

  • Dr. Edilma Yearwood speaks from the podium at the NYU event.
    GU Nursing Leader, NYU Alumna Recognized by Alma Mater

    Edilma L. Yearwood, PhD, RN, PMHCNS-BC, FAAN, chair of the Department of Professional Nursing Practice at the School of Nursing & Health Studies, has earned the Estelle Osborne Recognition Award from NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing, where she completed her master’s degree.

  • Georgetown alumna Thu Dao is conducting research in Vietnam as a Fulbright grantee.
    Georgetown Alumna Conducts C-Section Research as Fulbright Grantee

    Thu Dao (NHS’17), who majored in international health (now called global health) at the School of Nursing & Health Studies, was selected for a grant through the Fulbright U.S. Student Program to conduct research on C-section rates in Vietnam.