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YSN Hosted 2015 Scholars' Day

Mon, 11/09/2015
YSN hosted its annual Scholars’ Day on Friday, October 30, 2015. The event celebrated the scholarly endeavors and achievements of YSN’s students. This year included four student presentations on their research and educational progress, as well as several student poster presentations. Were you...

Nursing Across Continents

Mon, 11/09/2015
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...

Yale World Fellow Dr. Zeena Johar Joined By Many

Tue, 10/27/2015
This past Tuesday evening, a group of YSN students and professors gathered to welcomed Dr. Zeena Johar to the nursing school and learn about her initiatives to train health care providers to serve communities in rural south India. We were joined by students from Yale College, who support Dr. Johar...

National Institutes of Health and National Institute of Nursing Research Grant Awarded to YSN Beatrice Renfield Term Professor of Nursing

Mon, 10/26/2015
YSN Beatrice Renfield Term Professor of Nursing Nancy Redeker was recently awarded a $3.3 million grant from the National Institutes of Nursing Research (NINR), a component of the National Institutes of Health. The grant allows Redeker and her team to evaluate the sustained effects of cognitive...

Associate Professor Inducted as Fellow of the American Heart Association

Thu, 10/22/2015
Earlier this semester, YSN Associate Professor Jacquelyn Taylor was elected a Fellow of the American Heart Association (AHA) with the Cardiovascular and Stroke Nursing Council (CVSN). Taylor will be honored at the AHA Scientific Sessions in Orlando, Florida, on November 10th, 2015. AHA Fellowship...

Incoming Dean Ann Kurth Recipient of the FNINR 2015 Ada Sue Hinshaw Award

Thu, 10/15/2015
The Friends of the National Institute of Nursing Research (FNINR) presented the 2015 Ada Sue Hinshaw Award to YSN’s incoming dean Ann Kurth at the annual NightinGala event on October 14, 2015, in Washington, DC. Considered the pre-eminent award given the FNINR, the Ada Sue Hinshaw Award is named in...

American Academy of Pediatrics Selects YSN Professor as Recipient of 2015 Dr. Susan S. Aronson Early Education and Child Care Advocacy Award

Mon, 10/12/2015
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Council on Early Childhood (COEC) selected YSN Professor Angela Crowley, PhD, APRN, PNP-BC, FAAN, as the recipient of the 2015 Dr. Susan S. Aronson Early Education and Child Care Advocacy Award. Crowley will receive the award at the AAP National Conference...

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