News

  • DC Mayor Muriel E. Bowser
    GU Professor Chairs DC Nursing Board, Alumna Becomes Commissioner
    March 9, 2017

    DC Mayor Muriel E. Bowser (D) inducted Amanda Liddle, DrPH, RN, FAAN, interim chair of the Department of Advanced Nursing Practice, and Elizabeth Lamme (G’16), MS, RN, CNM, a graduate of the Nurse-Midwifery/Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner Program, as commissioners on the DC Board of Nursing, of which Liddle is also chair.

  • Georgetown University alumna Christiann Rosemurgy
    GU Nursing Alumna Provides Care to Women in Rural Setting
    March 7, 2017

    Christiann Rosemurgy (G’14), MS, CNM, WHNP-BC, earned her master of science degree in nursing online at Georgetown and now practices as a certified nurse-midwife and women’s health nurse practitioner in Michigan.

  • Courtney Pladsen, a student in the Doctor of Nursing Practice Program
    Doctoral Student, Inspired by Jesuit Tradition, Cares for the Underserved
    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.

  • Dr. Susan Hassmiller of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
    RWJF Nursing Leader at Georgetown Lecture: ‘Let Your Voice Be Heard’
    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.

  • Dean's Challenge 2016-2017 Graphic
    Dean’s Challenge Grant Supports Racial Equity CHNA Tool Creation
    February 16, 2017

    A new grant from the Office of the Dean - aimed to support projects on health equity - will fund the initiative, “Applying a Racial Equity Lens in Community Health Needs Assessments: An IRS Compliant Tool Designed for America’s Not-for-Profit Hospitals.”

  • Nurse-Midwifery student Lillian Medhus
    GU Nurse-Midwifery/WHNP Student Provides Health Care for Refugees
    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.

  • Professor Laura Anderko
    Georgetown Professor Joins Health Care Without Harm Board
    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.

  • Photo of senior Sydney Allain-Stockton
    HCMP Senior Interns at National Academies, to Begin Position at Google
    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.

  • Georgetown nursing students study abroad in South Africa
    CNL Students Experience Health Care in South Africa
    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.

  • Patrick Rispoli
    Health Care Management & Policy Major Spent Semester in Spain
    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.