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.
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.
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.
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.
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."
February 22, 2018
During the fall semester, junior nursing majors Lily Furcht (NHS’19) and Molly Hamilton (NHS’19) studied at University College Dublin.
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.”
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.
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.
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.”