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Kurth and Murthy Event

YSN Dean Designate Ann Kurth recently moderated a Leaders Forum event with U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy at the Yale School of Management. Photo by Harold Shapiro.

Lindsay Geoghegan Photo

"Nursing is an art: and if it is to be made an art, it requires an exclusive devotion as hard a preparation, as any painter’s or sculptor’s work...It is one of the Fine Arts: I had almost said, the finest of Fine Arts." - Florence Nightingale. Photo by Lindsay Geoghegan '16

Dynes Sierra Leone

As part of the Health Promotion team for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Michelle Dynes '00 traveled to Kenema, Sierra Leone to combat the Ebola epidemic.

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The School’s welcoming building is beautiful in all seasons.


YSN News

Fall Issue of Yale Nursing Matters Magazine Available Today

November 24, 2015 - The fall 2015 issue of Yale Nursing Matters magazine is now available online. The magazine delves into the issue of toxic stress and how nursing is playing a key role in developing strategies of support for families.

Meet the New YSN Alumni Association Board Members

November 23, 2015 – This semester, YSN welcomed four new YSN Alumni Association (YSNAA) board members: Taby Ali ’12, Ani Bagdasarian ’14, Amanda Filippelli ’15, and Brenda Penner ’76. Their two-year term began October 16, 2015.

Dean Designate Visits Yale Center Beijing

November 10, 2015 - Last week, YSN dean designate Ann Kurth visited the Yale Center Beijing (YCB), marking YCB’s one-year anniversary of opening. Dr. Kurth presented on new technologies in the healthcare industry, as well as areas of development and challenges for the healthcare industry in the United States to a team of Chinese executives.

Nursing Across Continents

November 11, 2015 - On Tuesday, November 10th, YSN hosted Oliver Norah Kavuma Nabacwa, a nurse midwife from Mulago Hospital in Kampala, Uganda. She was joined by YSN student Lindsay Geoghegan '16, recipient of the Lindsay Fellowship for Research in Africa. Together, Oliver Norah and Lindsay discussed the state of nurse midwifery in Uganda and the United States.

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Student Spotlight

Jessica Crowell '17