News

  • Professor Debora Dole
    Georgetown Nurse-Midwifery Faculty Elected ACNM Fellows
    March 27, 2017

    Debora M. Dole, PhD, CNM, vice chair of the Department of Advanced Nursing Practice, and Jennifer Jagger, MSN, CNM, WHNP, clinical faculty advisor, have been elected fellows of the American College of Nurse-Midwives.

  • Three Georgetown graduate students win health care innovation competition
    Georgetown Team Wins Health Care Competition
    March 27, 2017

    Elizabeth Inyang (G’17), Trang Vu (G’17), and Grace Lacayo (G’17), who are all completing a master’s degree in health systems administration, submitted the winning proposal for a recent competition focused on innovation in health care.

  • Rev. Monsignor John Enzler and Dr. Susan Pankratz
    Video: Catholic Charities Leaders Discuss Health, Justice at Values Based Lecture
    March 23, 2017

    The Rev. Monsignor John Enzler, president and CEO of Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Washington, and Susan Pankratz, MD, clinical director of the medical clinic at the organization's McCarrick Family Center, delivered the 2017 Values Based Lecture.

  • Georgetown nursing students attend AACN Student Policy Summit
    In Brief: GU Nursing Students Attend AACN Student Policy Summit
    March 23, 2017

    Georgetown master’s-level and doctoral nursing students attended the American Association of Colleges of Nursing’s Student Policy Summit from March 19-21.

  • 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.