Trailblazer: Ada Sue Hinshaw ’63 MSN

Ada Sue Hinshaw
Wed, 07/10/2019
The National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has a clear mission: to promote and improve the health of individuals, families, and communities. The NINR supports and conducts clinical, biobehavioral, and basic research that develops the scientific...

Our Spring 2019 Yale Nursing Matters Magazine is Out!

Thu, 06/27/2019
In the Science Issue, you will travel to a tiny lab space in the South Pole with Jaime Hensel ‘13 MSN and learn how Ada Sue Hinshaw ‘63 MSN built the nurse scientist cadre from scratch as the first permanent director of the National Institute for Nursing Research (NINR). Open the latest edition of...

Preceptor Awards 2019

Preceptor Awards 2019 Winners
Mon, 06/24/2019
Preceptorship bridges the gap between the classroom and the clinical area where nursing is practiced. At the Yale School of Nursing (YSN), there are two programs for Preceptors: Preceptors for GEPN and Preceptors for Master’s Program Specialties. YSN Preceptor Awards festivities included the...

Strengthening Palliative Care in Israel

From left: Dena Schulman-Green, Yafa Haron, Shelli Feder, and David Collett have been collaborating on this project for more than three years. They also partner with Hanna Admi and Eliana Aaron. Their field work included hospice visits with Bedouins in the desert.
Wed, 06/19/2019
A health care landscape without palliative and hospice care in the United States is still within living memory. Florence Wald, the fourth dean of YSN, introduced these concepts to Yale and the country in the mid-1960s. Decades later, other nations around the world are also exploring how palliative...

Commencement 2019 Prize Winners

Students at graduation
Fri, 05/31/2019
Yale School of Nursing (YSN) Commencement 2019 festivities including the announcement of prizes for faculty, staff, and students. The descriptions below have been lightly edited and condensed from the May 20 remarks. Unless otherwise noted, awards were presented by Dean Ann Kurth ’90 MSN, PHD, CNM...

Newborns in Need: The Largest Yale Day of Service Project

Group Shot of Yale School of Nursing: Yale Day of Service - Newborns in Need Volunteers
Wed, 05/15/2019
During the second Saturday in May, 75 Yale School of Nursing (YSN) alumni, staff, faculty, and friends gathered on campus to pack hundreds of bags for Newborns in Need. The volunteers carefully tucked diapers, wipes, blankets, body wash, hats, socks, and onesies into each bag. The final care...

Distinguished Alumni Awards 2019

Dean Kurth with DAA 2019 Winners
Tue, 05/14/2019
The Yale School of Nursing Alumni Association (YSNAA) celebrated three outstanding YSN grads as the 2019 recipients of the Distinguished Alumni Awards at the Graduate Club in New Haven on May 10. YSNAA Board President Danielle Morgan ’00 MSN, CNS, Family FMHNP, APRN-BC presided over the festivities...