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Yale School of Nursing

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

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

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Some of the School’s students perform an eye test on a patient. YSN’s students are trained to become some of the nation’s most outstanding clinicians and scholars.


YSN News

Two YSN PhD Students Selected for Prestigious Future of Nursing Scholars Award

October 2, 2015 - Bridget Hutchens and Halley Ruppel are among the 46 nurses in the United States this year to receive a prestigious Future of Nursing Scholars program award to support their PhD study.

Update on Access Yale Campaign

September 30, 2015 - As Yale embarks on year two of Access Yale, a University-wide initiative to increase financial aid across all schools and units, President Peter Salovey ’86, PhD, has announced a new goal of $250 million. This initiative has established three new endowed scholarships for masters nursing students this past year, and the goal is to secure additional resources throughout this final year of the campaign to empower even more leaders in nursing and healthcare.

Associate Professor Appointed to The National Council of State Boards of Nursing

September 30, 2015 - Earlier this semester, YSN associate professor Geraldine Marrocco, EdD, APRN, CNS, ANP-BC, was appointed to serve on the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN) Education Committee. As a committee member, Dr. Marrocco will examine advanced practice nursing educational programs in the United States.

Congratulations to YSN’s Eleven New Nurse Corps Scholars

September 23, 2015 – YSN is proud to announce 11 students were awarded the selective NURSE Corps Scholarship Program (NCSP) this year. The recipients are Patricia Cavanaugh ‘18, Ana Sofia De Brito ‘17, Courtney Hooks ‘17, Noelle Kellicker ‘17, Lynmarie Knight ‘17, Hung Le ‘18, Sarah Long ‘17, Nancy Pham ‘17, Katherine Rathbun ‘18, Kristina Seitler ‘17, and Aliza Kreisman ‘17.