Spring 2003

Cover by Eric Westbrook


  • When Injuries Speak, Who Will Listen?
    The hot new field of forensic nursing — equal parts detective work, medical know-how, and compassion — is taking off at Johns Hopkins, under the leadership of nurse-turned-crimefighter Dan Sheridan. Story by Jeff Labrecque, A&S ’95 Photos by Keith Weller How are you at looking at gross things?” When Dan Sheridan asks you that question and reaches into ...
  • Remembering Vashti Bartlett ’03
    An exhibit at the School of Nursing celebrates the life and work of an adventurous young nurse, whose travels in the early 1900s took her all over the world, to remote regions wracked by war and epidemics. Go to online exhibit Story by Danielle Sweeney Looking at the worn black leather albums, the letters, scrapbooks, and meticulously organized ...
  • Bedside Appeal
    In the face of a national nursing shortage, leaders at the School of Nursing and Hopkins Hospital together are grappling with the challenge of making bedside nursing a “destination career.” By Melissa Hendricks © Eric Westbrook During a mid-morning session of patient rounds at Johns Hopkins Hospital, nurse Kathleen Schenkel sits down in front of five doctors in a ...

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