News & Events
Intimate Partner Violence
525 N. Wolfe St. | Baltimore, MD 21205 | Ph. 410-614-4695 | email@example.com
School Welcomes Chinese Hospital Delegation
Dec 4, 2013 10:01:00 AM EST
It is always a welcome sign when the Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing (JHUSON) gets a visit from a health care delegation from China, long part of the School’s campaign to improve nursing care worldwide. And the visit this Thursday, December 5, from 20 to 25 vice presidents and directors of Chinese hospitals is another example of JHUSON’s success at reaching overseas to advance health care the world over.
Race Trumps Economic Status in Access to Healthy Food
Dec 3, 2013 12:13:00 PM EST
When it comes to health, you are what you eat, as the adage goes. But many Americans have little choice in the matter, with race being an even bigger determinant than poverty.
Safe Magazine Hails Campbell, Glass as Heroes
Nov 26, 2013 11:50:00 AM EST
It is estimated that 1 in 3 women will experience gender-based violence in her lifetime. Until the world finds a way to end such violence, everywhere, it will need heroes, and lots of them. Safe magazine not surprisingly found two at the Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing: Jacquelyn Campbell, PhD, RN, FAAN, and Nancy Glass, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN.
A Mental Image of Better Healthcare for All
Nov 12, 2013 11:06:00 AM EST
An innovative new training program from the Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing will bring mental health services to underserved areas of Maryland by providing advanced training in psychiatric care to nurse practitioners (NPs).
Nursing News—November 2013
Nov 4, 2013 10:00:00 AM EST
Faculty and students at the Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing work around the world and in the local community to teach, present, and change lives.
Gitlin Joins Team to Help Change Practice for Older Adults
Oct 30, 2013 11:09:00 AM EDT
Long an agent for change in how America cares for its elderly, Laura N. Gitlin, PhD, of the Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing has joined a dynamic team focused on spurring rapid advances in care practices with older adults, their families, and communities.
Online Course to Improve Clinical Preceptor, Faculty Numbers
Oct 18, 2013 2:50:00 PM EDT
Clinical preceptors and faculty are integral to the success of future nurses, and so a shortage of them can leave medical institutions scrambling. Core Concepts for Clinical Preceptors & Faculty, a new online course from the Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, is designed to improve the math.
DNP Student Dispatched to Cure Transportation Ills
Oct 9, 2013 9:12:00 AM EDT
When a patient suffers a heart attack, stroke, or other serious medical emergency, access to specialists—or tertiary care—can be vital, and timing is critical.
Nursing News—October 2013
Oct 3, 2013 12:04:00 PM EDT
Faculty and students from the Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing (JHUSON) receive appointments promotions, and awards, while telling the world about their work through publications, television, radio, and presentations.
September-October Nursing Research News
Oct 2, 2013 9:51:00 AM EDT
Fewer than 10 percent who would benefit from alcohol treatment actually get care. Associate professor Deborah S. Finnell, DNS, RN, and a colleague describe how a discussion about alcohol’s effect on the brain and how the brain can heal may help individuals bridge this “treatment gap.” The conversation, one-on-one or through a video now being tested, can help dispel the fear and stigma that keep heavy drinkers from taking action. Finnell says, “Alcohol use shouldn’t be about shame and blame. It’s a chronic disorder, like diabetes or hypertension. We nurses can help these individuals understand and manage their illness, rather than to hide from it.” [“Providing information about the neurobiology of alcohol use disorders to close the ‘referral to treatment gap.’ ” Nursing Clinics of North America, September 2013.]