Faculty & Research
Meet Our Faculty
Johns Hopkins School of Nursing's faculty are nationally and internationally recognized for their expertise. Key areas of research include: cardiovascular health; disease prevention and risk reduction; women’s health; care at end of life; community-based health promotion; and health care for diverse populations.
Acute and Chronic Care
- 184 faculty members
- 79 joint faculty appointments throughout Johns Hopkins University
- 6 endowed chairs
- 30% of full-time ranked faculty are Fellows in the American Academy of Nursing
Professor Cynda H. Rushton, PhD, RN, FAAN, has been named a 2014 Hastings Center Fellow for her eminent accomplishments in bioethics. She will be inducted at the Annual Hastings Center Fellows Meeting on October 16 in San Diego. As a fellow, Rushton will help the Center accomplish its mission of researching, collaborating, and addressing medical and environmental ethical issues....Click here to read more.
NCSBN study shows similar educational outcomes when half of hard-to-find clinical hours are replaced with clinical simulation
In a city like Baltimore, part of a major medical region, competition for clinical placements makes finding open slots for nursing students a constant challenge. So a study showing that up to half of those clinical hours can be replaced in a high-quality simulation lab with no drop-off in learning is welcome news for the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing (JHSON) as well as nursing schools across the nation....Click here to read more.
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The Ebola outbreak has evoked widespread fear and serious ethical concerns for nurses, and all health care workers. Given the uncertainty surrounding Ebola’s treatment and transmission, nurses are understandably concerned about how to weigh their personal risks with their professional ... Read More »Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:18:25 +0000http://blogs.nursing.jhu.edu/ebola-nurses-on-the-front-line/
Nursing students from the Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing are providing public health nursing interventions in St. Croix from May 15 to May 27, 2014.
The group consists of nine students, 8 BS and 1 graduate student, and one clinical ... Read More »Fri, 16 May 2014 16:37:29 +0000http://blogs.nursing.jhu.edu/public-health-nursing-in-st-croix-who-what-when/
“The bunker” is a room just off the helipad atop the Sheikh Zayed Tower at the Johns Hopkins Hospital. Its windows offer a breathtaking view onto the helipad from which rescue choppers do their lifesaving thing, transporting patients, vital organs, ... Read More »Mon, 14 Apr 2014 20:05:19 +0000http://blogs.nursing.jhu.edu/onward-and-upward/