Nursing News

Nursing school receives enrollment funding for third time

For the third year in a row, the University of Rochester School of Nursing received funding from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s (RWJF) New Careers in Nursing (NCIN) Scholarship Program. Read more about the program »

Two Inducted into American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

This year, two of the 44 fellows newly inducted into the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) hail from the University of Rochester School of Nursing. Click here to learn more about this honor »

Quinn named a ‘Woman of Distinction’ for her cardiac work

Two University of Rochester Medical Center faculty members have been honored by the American Heart Association with the inaugural Go Red for Women “Woman of Distinction” Award for their commitment to raising awareness about cardiovascular health among women and empowering them to live longer, stronger lives. Click here to learn more about this award »

Eating disorders expert receives international award

Mary Tantillo, Ph.D., P.M.H.C.N.S.–B.C., F.A.E.D., associate professor of clinical nursing at the University of Rochester School of Nursing, was honored by the Academy for Eating Disorders (AED) with the 2010 Meehan-Hartley Award for Public Service and Advocacy. Click here to learn more about this honor »

New Faculty bring expertise in oncology and home-based care

Marie Flannery, RN, PhD, and Dianne Liebel, RN, PhD both joined the faculty on July 1. Click here to learn more »

Students and faculty present at annual ENRS conference

School of Nursing PhD students presented posters at the Eastern Nursing Research Society’s 22nd Annual Scientific Sessions held March 24 to 26 in Providence, R.I. Click here to see who attended »

Preceptors come together for Workshop and Recognition Day

The School welcomed more than 90 community preceptors to Helen Wood Hall April 28 to recognize them for their contributions and provide free educational sessions. Click here to learn more about the workshop »

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