Faculty & Research
U.S. News & World Report has ranked the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing (JHSON) as the No. 1 accredited graduate nursing school program in the country in its 2017 survey. In addition, the school’s Doctor of Nursing (DNP) program was ranked No. 2 in the first-ever DNP rankings by U.S. News & World Report. ...Click here to read more.
Children who enter kindergarten behind in social-behavioral development are more likely to be held back, need more individualized supports and services, and be suspended or expelled, according to new research by the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing’s Deborah Gross, DNSc, RN, FAAN, Amie Bettencourt, PhD, and Grace Ho, PhD, RN. The recently-released study, which focused on Baltimore City Public Schools, resonates nationwide as social, emotional, and behavioral difficulties are now top chronic disabilities affecting children....Click here to read more.
Rexford Ahima, MD, PhD, will join the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing (JHSON) on June 1, 2016 as the Bloomberg Distinguished Professor of Diabetes. Serving in a joint position with the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and Bloomberg School of Public Health, he will work closely with faculty and staff to advance clinical and research programs, educate the next generation of endocrine health experts, and serve as director of the School of Medicine’s Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism and leader of its Diabetes Initiative....Click here to read more.
Multi-funder initiative aims to help reach Institute of Medicine goal to build the next generation of PhD prepared nursing leaders.
The Johns Hopkins School of Nursing (JHSON) is one of only 32 schools of nursing nationwide to receive a grant to increase the number of nurses holding PhDs. The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s Future of Nursing Scholars program will provide financial support, mentoring, and leadership development to nurses who commit to earn their PhDs in three years. JHSON, in addition to its three current Future of Nursing Scholars, will select two nursing students to receive this prestigious scholarship and begin their studies this fall....Click here to read more.
Supported by federal funding from two new grants, the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing (JHSON) continues to be a leader in advancing women’s health research and prevention of violence against women. Nancy Glass, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN, professor and Associate Dean for Research at JHSON, will lead both grant projects for the school. ...Click here to read more.
Sigma Theta Tau International will salute three faculty members at its 43rd Biennial Convention in November....Click here to read more.
In an affirmation of the school’s leadership, academic rigor, and commitment to cutting-edge programs, the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing (JHSON) was named the Most Innovative Nursing Graduate Program in the U.S. by Best Master of Science in Nursing Degrees....Click here to read more.