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  • Dr. Maria Jasin speaks at the Undergraduate Research Conference
    Marking its 15th Anniversary, Undergraduate Research Conference Thrives
    April 19, 2018

    The Undergraduate Research Conference began in 2003 and has featured nearly 850 poster presentations since its founding. This week, the 2018 conference included 80 student posters and a keynote address by Maria Jasin, PhD, a developmental biologist at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

  • Global health major Hana Burkly
    Global Health Major Excels in Leadership, Research, and the Boxing Ring
    April 12, 2018

    Hana Burkly (NHS’19, G’20) is majoring in global health. She has enjoyed the major and will earn her master’s degree in global health at Georgetown upon finishing her bachelor’s degree. Burkly enjoys academic research and editing, non-profit leadership, and competing (a title winner, in fact) in the boxing ring.

  • Dr. Melody Wilkinson directs the Family Nurse Practitioner Program.
    FNP Program Director Named AANP Fellow
    March 20, 2018

    Melody Wilkinson, DNP, APRN, FNP-C, who directs the Family Nurse Practitioner Program at the School of Nursing & Health Studies, has been selected as a fellow of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners.

  • Dr. Mary Wakefield delivers the 2018 Values Based Lecture.
    VIDEO: Visiting GU Professor, Former HHS Official Delivers NHS Lecture
    March 19, 2018

    Mary Wakefield, PhD, RN, FAAN, visiting distinguished professor in the practice of health care at the School of Nursing & Health Studies, delivered the 2018 Values Based Lecture, which was planned by the school’s Committee on Mission and Values.

  • Deval Patrick speaks at Georgetown University.
    VIDEO: GU Hosts Conversation With Deval Patrick, Former Massachusetts Governor
    March 16, 2018

    On March 14, the Department of Health Systems Administration at NHS hosted a conversation between Deval Patrick, JD, former governor of Massachusetts, and Gregory Downing, DO, PhD, a faculty member in the department's executive master's program. They discussed "Social Impact Investment and America's Health."

  • Junior nursing majors Lily Furcht (NHS’19) and Molly Hamilton (NHS’19) in Ireland.
    Nursing Majors Studied Abroad in Ireland
    February 22, 2018

    During the fall semester, junior nursing majors Lily Furcht (NHS’19) and Molly Hamilton (NHS’19) studied at University College Dublin.

  • Alyssa Pullano (NHS’18) is a human science major and Alpha Sigma Nu president.
    Human Science Senior Leads Alpha Sigma Nu Chapter
    February 12, 2018

    Alyssa Pullano (NHS’18), a senior in the human science major, currently serves as president of Georgetown’s chapter of Alpha Sigma Nu, which is “the honor society of Jesuit colleges and universities.”

  • Ariel Tillman is a graduate student in the master's program in health systems administration.
    Improving Health for Servicemembers, Veterans Inspires GU Graduate Student
    January 31, 2018

    Ariel Tillman (G’18) is a graduate student in the on-campus Master’s Program in Health Systems Administration. After Georgetown, Tillman plans to work to better health for active duty servicemembers and veterans.

  • A photo of the students who received administrative fellowships
    Master’s Degree Students Secure Health Systems Administrative Fellowships
    January 26, 2018

    Six students in the on-campus Master’s Program in Health Systems Administration will be headed around the country after graduation to begin administrative fellowships within health systems.

  • Jaclynne Nader (NHS’18) and Jacy Neczypor (NHS’18)
    Seniors’ Legacy Includes Pre-Orientation Program on Health and Justice
    January 17, 2018

    Human science majors Jaclynne Nader (NHS’18) and Jacy Neczypor (NHS’18) – along with their advisors Joan Burggraf Riley, MS, MSN, RN, FNP-BC, FAAN, assistant dean for educational innovation, and Justin Smith, MS, assistant dean – launched “CURA: A Health Care Pre-Orientation Program.”