October 4, 2017
Andrea Dressel (NHS’19), a health care management & policy major at the School of Nursing & Health Studies, is studying this semester at the University of Strasbourg in France.
October 2, 2017
Blythe Shepard, PhD, a new assistant professor of human science at the School of Nursing & Health Studies, is directing her research to understand the activity of olfactory receptor 1393 in the kidneys. She is funded by the National Institutes of Health.
September 22, 2017
This semester, Anna Feiner (NHS’19) and Elizabeth Schnolis (NHS’19), who are majoring in nursing at the School of Nursing & Health Studies, are studying abroad at Australian Catholic University in Sydney.
September 21, 2017
Mary Wakefield, PhD, RN, FAAN, a former official with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), joins Georgetown University School of Nursing & Health Studies as a visiting Distinguished Professor in the Practice of Health Care.
September 19, 2017
Human science major Lucas Kaplan (NHS’18), who is planning a career as a physician, serves as the current president of Georgetown Emergency Response Medical Service (GERMS).
September 18, 2017
For the global health major’s 12-credit research practicum abroad, senior Laura Chant (NHS’18) is in the Republic of Congo, where she is pursuing her passion for health promotion and women’s health.
August 29, 2017
Tijesunimi Oni (NHS’18) is a senior global health major who has a passion for promoting health equity. This semester, she is in Australia, completing her major’s 12-credit research practicum abroad.
August 11, 2017
Marianne O’Connell Ditomassi (NHS’79), DNP, MBA, RN, NEA-BC, executive director of nursing and patient care services operations and Magnet recognition at Massachusetts General Hospital, and Ladan Eshkevari, PhD, CRNA, LAc, director of the Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Practice Program at the School of Nursing & Health Studies, will be inducted as fellows in the prestigious American Academy of Nursing.
August 8, 2017
David Shulkin, MD, secretary of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, spoke on Georgetown’s campus for a departmental event on innovation. The School of Nursing & Health Studies collaborated with the VA to co-host the meeting.
July 18, 2017
Under the leadership of Bette Jacobs, PhD, professor of health systems administration, the Health Law Initiative hosted the recent panel discussion, "Justice in America for Native Americans."