Browsing: Fall 2016

Fall 2016
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Story Danielle Kress | Lettering Livy Long Nursing is undergoing an extraordinary transformation, and the profession will never look the same. While nurses know this and see it in the work they do every day, there is a profound need to educate the public about a changing nursing landscape and expanding opportunities. Call it The
Fall 2016 Kerri Miller
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Kerri Miller, DNP ’11, ANP, was—for the moment—headed off to crunch agave instead of data. She was on one of her “every five months or so” trips to Guadalajara, Mexico, to visit the farms that provide agave plants that in turn provide a prebiotic fiber for re:iimmune, a product she developed to not only rehydrate
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The best part of this job is meeting people. Not to kiss up, but nurses are proving to be fascinating folks to talk to. Still, any reporter will tell you a “phoner” can save time and means you don’t need to wear a clean shirt and nice shoes. Sometimes, deadlines or distance rule out doing
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In the latest issue of Johns Hopkins Nursing, the final picture misidentifies the name of the school. Those pictured attended The Johns Hopkins Hospital School of Nursing. The word training was not included. In fact from the day we arrived we were told that we were there to be educated, not trained. Another recent inaccuracy
Fall 2016 Dean Patricia Davidson and Cynda Rushton
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"No matter where we are in the world, it’s our fierce courage and passion to help people in need that bind us together." The role of a nurse can’t be put into a box, defined by a single image, or even boiled down to a day’s work. From the nursing legends who have gone before
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The Johns Hopkins School of Nursing has increased its support for the Johns Hopkins University Center for AIDS Research (JHU-CFAR) to $100,000 per year in institutional funds. The money will support pilot awards to junior faculty and those new to HIV/AIDS research projects. JHU-CFAR brings together HIV/AIDS researchers from across the university and uses collaboration
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Once again toasting the best and brightest The fifth-annual An Evening With the Stars, on September 24, flipped the script just a little. The event at the Center Club in Baltimore honored outstanding nurses including preceptors, faculty, and students from across Johns Hopkins and the difference their innovation, knowledge, and excellent care makes on patients,
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Dean Patricia Davidson, PhD, MEd, RN, FAAN, recently received the Australian Museum’s 2016 Eureka Prize as Outstanding Mentor of Young Researchers. The award is one of Australia’s most prestigious scientific awards, and Davidson is the first nurse to receive this honor. "But the truth is that this award is really about my mentors and their
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In September 2016 began a multi-campus exploration of World War I's effect on the early 20th century Johns Hopkins community: Students, faculty, and graduates enlisted as soldiers, intelligence officers, doctors, and nurses. World War I challenged Hopkins intellectuals’ ideas about the international world order and the role of the university and hospital in wartime. Drawing
Fall 2016 nurse and patient
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Photo by Will Kirk Jacquelyn Campbell, PhD, RN, FAAN, and Sarah Szanton, PhD, ANP, FAAN—experts in the respective specialties of violence and aging—served as national advisers on a Centers for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS) committee examining the gap between clinical care and community services. The team, which consisted of experts in housing, food security, interpersonal