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Five YSN PhD Students Successfully Defended Dissertations

Five Yale School of Nursing (YSN) PhD students have successfully defended their dissertations this month. Lisa Braun, Ariana Chao, Asefeh Faraz, Rose Nanyonga. And So-Hyun Park successfully defended their dissertations between February 5 and 16, 2015. Faculty, students, and family were in attendance.

YSN Faculty Member Principal Investigator in AHRQ Study on Women’s Choices for Birth after Cesarean

Yale School of Nursing (YSN) Associate Professor Allison Shorten, PhD, RN, RM, FACM, is principal investigator of a study funded by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) to develop and evaluate an interactive decision-aid to promote shared decision making between pregnancy care providers and women facing choices about birth after previous cesarean.

YSN to Welcome Donald F. Schwarz as the 2015 Sybil Palmer Bellos Lecturer

Donald F. Schwarz, MD, MPH, will be this year’s Sybil Palmer Bellos lecturer. The Bellos lecture will take place on Wednesday, April 8, 2015, at 3:00pm at YSN.

DNP Student Named a 2014-2015 Professional Woman of the Year by the National Association of Professional Women

The National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) recently honored Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) student Carol-Ann Cenac, RN, MS, MPA, as a 2014-2015 Professional Woman of the Year.


Michelle Dynes '00

While the fight against Ebola is tremendous, individuals such as Dynes who are working tirelessly day after day to improve the situation are making an impact. We are proud to call Dynes a “Yale nurse”.

Kevy Wijaya '11

“Our practice values the motto and principles of YSN. Our goal is to provide better health for all people. I believe that everybody should have equal access to health care. That is what we have been taught at YSN and that is the message we live by at Stepping Stone Pediatrics.”