What Georgetown Nursing is known for . . .

  • Georgetown's nursing programs are recognized by the National League for Nursing as Badge of the NLN Center of Excellence in Nursing Educationa Center of Excellence in Nursing Education.
  • Georgetown Master's in Nursing Program and Doctor of Nursing Practice Program are nationally ranked by U.S. News & World Report.
  • Georgetown houses the O'Neill Family Foundation Clinical Simulation Center, an immersive facility for nursing students to build and refine their skills as professional and advanced nurses.
  • Georgetown educates nurses who are well prepared for licensure and certification examinations; first-time pass rates are exceptional, when not perfect.
  • Georgetown maintains thousands of clinical affiliation agreements to support the educational process of its graduate and undergraduate nursing students.
  • Nursing faculty contributes to the school's scholarly production each year through publications in journals and books.
  • Georgetown's nursing alumni have become leaders and work in the federal government, higher education and the military, community-based organizations, and health systems, to name a few areas.
  • Georgetown nursing launched the university's first-ever online degree-granting program.

  • Georgetown's nursing programs (baccalaureate, master's, and Doctor of Nursing Practice) are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education with specialty accreditations by the Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education and the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs.

Study Nursing at Georgetown!

Bachelor's - Begin Your Nursing Career

Master's - Take the Next Step in Advanced Nursing

Doctoral - Practice at the Highest Level

 

Careers at Georgetown Nursing

Nursing Chairs

Dr. Edilma Yearwood

Dr. Edilma Yearwood

Dr. Yearwood is an associate professor and chair of the Department of Professional Nursing Practice.

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Dr. Mary Haras

Dr. Mary Haras

Dr. Haras is an associate professor and chair of the Department of Advanced Nursing Practice.

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Nursing Leadership

Dr. Jane Fall-Dickson

Assistant Chair for Research and Associate Professor

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Dr. Margaret Nolan

Interim Director, CNL Program and Assistant Professor
 

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Dr. Deb Dole

Vice Chair and Associate Professor
Department of Advanced Nursing Practice

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Dr. Melody Wilkinson

Director, FNP Program and Assistant Professor
 

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Dr. Peggy Slota

Director, DNP Program and Associate Professor

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Dr. Julia Lange-Kessler

Director, Nurse-Midwifery/WHNP Programs and Assistant Professor
 

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Dr. Kelly Thompson-Brazill

Director, AG-ACNP Program

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Dr. Donna Jasinski

Director, Nurse Anesthesia Master's Program and Associate Professor
 

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Nursing Faculty and Staff

Visit the Georgetown University directory to look up a specific member of the nursing faculty or staff. Or review a directory of faculty and staff within the Departments of Advanced Nursing Practice and Professional Nursing Practice.

Nursing Faculty Directory