The presence of a gun in a domestic violence situation makes it five times more likely that a woman will be killed. And that is but one of the many frightening statistics that brought the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing’s Jacquelyn Campbell, PhD, RN, FAAN, to Washington this week to testify before the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee as part of the Everytown for Gun Safety effort....Click here to read more.
Johns Hopkins School of Nursing is lending support to the Bring Back Our Girls Movement, a social media campaign to sway public opinion against the radical kidnappers of nearly 300 Nigerian schoolgirls, focus international attention on the act of terrorism, and perhaps save the missing girls and others like them....Click here to read more.
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Professors Cynda Hylton Rushton, PhD, RN, FAAN, and Jacquelyn Campbell, PhD, RN, FAAN, of the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing have been celebrated as two of Maryland’s Top 100 women for 2014 by the Daily Record....Click here to read more.
Keywords: ethics, faculty, nursing, palliative care, pediatrics, violence
From sexual violence among displaced women and girls to natural health products and children’s healthcare, to self-care protocols, VAP, and asthma: the Johns Hopkins Nursing Research News (part one of two):...Click here to read more.
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Noting that 1 in 5 women is a victim of sexual assault while in college and that the perpetrator is most often someone she knows, a White House task force has asked a Johns Hopkins School of Nursing (SON) expert to help lead research aimed at helping to stop the violence.
The study will involve data from surveys and interviews, analyzed to assess both risks and strategies for prevention. The results will be shared nationally with the hope that they can inform best practices on addressing sexual violence at colleges and universities across the country.
Keywords: campus, danger assessment, nursing, research, sexual assault, violence