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Link Nursing students pass licensure exam at rate higher than national average
Of the 124 UofL students who took the registered nurse licensure exam in 2010, 120 (97 percent) passed. This easily exceeds the national average of 88.7 percent of people passing the exam.
News Item University of Louisville students to showcase their research in Frankfort
LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Feb. 9 - More than a dozen University of Louisville undergraduate students, including three nursing students, will present their research projects to state lawmakers this week through Posters-at-the-Capitol.
News Item Hines-Martin to be inducted into UK Hall of Fame
Vicki P. Hines-Martin, PhD, CNS, RN, FAAN, has been selected as a 2011 inductee into the University of Kentucky College of Nursing Hall of Fame. Hines-Martin is a graduate of UK.
News Item UofL nursing student research spotlight
Find out how our undergraduate students are jumping into the world of nursing research by working with experienced faculty.
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This is a photo of Carrie M. Rabalais in her nursing attire.
News Item University of Louisville Pediatrics chairman makes a gift to the School of Nursing
Louisville, Ky. - March 11, 2011 - In honor of his mother, Carrie M. Rabalais, the chairman of UofL Pediatrics, Gerard Rabalais, M.D. MHA, has made a gift to the School of Nursing. The funds will be used for student scholarships.
News Item UofL School of Nursing graduate program ranks in the top 100 nationally
The UofL School of Nursing graduate program ranks 64th among nursing graduate programs, according to the latest U.S. News and World Report ranking.
News Item Dr. Cindy Logsdon nominated for Sigma Theta Tau International award
April 5, 2011 - Dr. Logsdon has been nominated for the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International, 2011 International Awards for Nursing Excellence.
News Item Nursing doctoral student selected as a Paul Ambrose Scholar
April 5, 2011 - Xiaorong Wang is one of a few selected nationwide for the Paul Ambrose Scholars Program.
News Item Several faculty celebrate 30+ years
April 8, 2011 - This week, Dr. Karen Robinson was recognized for 35 years of contributions to the School of Nursing - an incredible commitment considering the school is only 37 years young.
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Nursing students help at the community-wide drug toss.
News Item Community Drug Toss - A Success!
April 15, 2011 - Nursing and public health students, along with other volunteers at UofL helped with the recent community-wide drug toss.
News Item UofL nursing faculty honored for race track clinic success
Providing healthcare to the backside workers at Churchill Downs has been the passion of Whitney Nash, PhD, MSN, APRN-BC, assistant professor, University of Louisville School of Nursing, since 2005.
News Item UofL School of Nursing faculty collaborate with UofL Hospital and James Graham Brown Cancer Center nurses and doctors to improve patient care
May 11, 2011 - University of Louisville School of Nursing faculty are teaming up with UofL Hospital (ULH) and James Graham Brown Cancer Center (JGBCC) nurses and other multi-disciplinary health care team members to improve patient care and quality of life through clinical nursing research and evidence based practice projects.
News Item Logsdon talks about life as a maternity nurse and researcher
M. Cynthia Logsdon, DNP, WHNP, FAAN, associate chief of nursing for research, ULH/JGBCC, and professor, UofL School of Nursing spoke with about her professional career.
News Item Research Minute - prehabilitation helps those scheduled for knee replacement surgery
Patients with severe knee arthritis who are scheduled for knee replacement surgery have seen a 10 percent increase in extension strength in the leg scheduled for surgery after participating in a prehabilitation exercise program designed by UofL researchers.
News Item David L. Dunn, M.D., Ph.D., named new executive vice president for health affairs
Internationally renowned transplant surgeon leaves Buffalo for Louisville
News Item McCarthy learns the secret to sucessful aging
People who feel a purpose in life and who can cope with change are poised to age successfully. That is what Valerie McCarthy, RN, PhD, found through her theory-based research.
News Item Partners Reach Agreement, Commit to Bold Statewide Mission
The boards of University of Louisville Hospital/James Graham Brown Cancer Center, Jewish Hospital & St. Mary's HealthCare and Saint Joseph Health System have approved plans to form a health care delivery system to meet the needs of all people in Kentucky and beyond.
News Item Students offer screenings, health information at Wayside Christian Mission
Students will offer blood sugar screening, blood pressure testing, and health information classes at Wayside Christian Mission this summer.
News Item UofL School of Nursing researcher plans to build on successful aging theory
Valerie McCarthy, RN, PhD selected to Geriatric Nursing Research Scholars Program
News Item Lynne A. Hall, RN, DrPH to lead nursing research at UofL
Lynne A. Hall, RN, DrPH, has been named associate dean of research at the University of Louisville School of Nursing, pending approval by the Board of Trustees. She will join the UofL faculty in November.
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New admits to the nursing school recite the nursing code pledge during the 2010 transition ceremony.
News Item Nursing students take the next step
More than 100 UofL nursing students will mark their entry into Upper Division during a transition ceremony Sunday, Sept. 18.
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News Item UofL School of Nursing partners with University Hospital and Jewish Hospital & St. Mary’s HealthCare to develop acute care nurse practitioner program
The University of Louisville School of Nursing will add the acute care NP major to its list of master’s level programs.
News Item UofL School ofNursing receives 10 year reaccreditation
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) recognizes the strength of UofL programs
News Item UofL nursing graduates have higher licensure pass rate than national average
News Item Advance your career as an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
The admissions deadline is April 1 Fall semesters, October 1 for Spring semesters.
News Item School of Nursing faculty, students present at SNRS 2012 conference
News Item UofL School of Nursing receives financial boost from the aging care industry
$240,000 commitment to grow the school’s focus on gerontology to meet local aging care needs
News Item UofL Health Sciences Center faculty recognized for health care excellence
News Item Vicki Hines-Martin, PhD, CNS, RN, FAAN and Debbie V. Thomas, EdD, ARNP, PMHCNS-BC receive ISPN honors
News Item New hospital guidelines to help mothers at risk of postpartum depression
News Item UofL nursing program will prepare graduates to care for critically ill infants
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Barbara Polivka is the new School of Nursing Shirley B. Powers Endowed Chair and Professor
News Item UofL School of Nursing names new Endowed Chair and Professor
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Students stand in the hall at the Transition Ceremony.
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Nursing students with Diane Riff at the Open House.
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Nursing students take part in the transition ceremony.
News Item BSN students take part in the Transition Ceremony
News Item UofL receives support to transform health care education
Schools of Nursing and Dentistry share nearly $1.1 million federal grant
News Item Nursing students administer vaccines to refugees
News Item Interdisciplinary education seeks to improve palliative care
University of Louisville program is result of work from $1.5 million NIH grant
News Item Oral health fair for adults with diabetes in tri-county region set for March 19
News Item UofL’s online program, distance education prepares more baccalaureate nurses
News Item Massage therapy shown to improve stress response in preterm infants
News Item New program to give undergraduate nursing students a taste of research
Undergraduate Research Scholar Program gives students an opportunity to work with a faculty mentor.
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Shane Watts and Diane Chlebowy stand next to Shane's poster at the undergraduate summer research symposium.
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A head shot of Ruth Staten.
News Item New leader to guide nursing school’s undergraduate programs
Ruth R. Staten, PhD, PMH-CS-NP BC, is the new associate dean of undergraduate programs at the University of Louisville School of Nursing.
News Item Memory Café offers those with Alzheimer’s, dementia a place to socialize
Louisville’s first Memory Café will launch August 26. It is a collaborative effort between the University of Louisville School of Nursing Caregivers Program of Research and the local Alzheimer’s Association chapter.
News Item Virtual simulation program to train home health workers
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention awards UofL nursing researcher $870,000 to develop the project
News Item Memory Cafe' radio feature on WFPL
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Research team members receive training on how to conduct home safety inspections from the Louisville Fire Department personnel.
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(L to R) Drane Scrivener, Sergeant, LFD; Desiree Talavera, Research Assistant; Stephanie Twyman, Research Assistant; Carlee Lehna, PhD, APRN; Gracie Wishnia, PhD, RN, BC; Mary-Beth Coty, PhD, RN; Joe Williams, Captain, LFD
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(L to R) Drane Scrivener, Sergeant, LFD; Amanda Speller, Research Assistant; Carlee Lehna, PhD, APRN; Sharon Rengers, RN; Erin Fahey, Program Coordinator; Colette McCammon, Research Assistant; Joe Williams, Captain, LFD
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Louisville Fire Department Headquarters
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Louisville Fire Department HEadquarters
News Item Education, in-home inspections key to fire prevention
School of Nursing, community partners receive federal funding to promote home fire safety
News Item Trackside partnership produces multiple winners
News Item Broader definition of successful aging could influence research, clinical practice and health policy
News Item 40 Outstanding Alumni include health care leaders, educators
UofL School of Nursing recognizes alumni as part of 40th anniversary celebration
News Item UofL nursing school dean named Ohio State Alumni Transformer in Nursing & Healthcare
News Item Whitney Nash selected as Fellow in the Duke University-Johnson & Johnson Nurse Leadership 2014-2015 Program
News Item American Burn Association recognizes Carlee Lehna, PhD
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Carlee Lehna receives an award from the American Burn Association
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Global Health Scholar Gina Perronie in Belize.
News Item International Service Learning at UofL School of Nursing
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Doctoral students discuss research at the School of Nursing.
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A nursing students performs skills in the Simulation Lab.
News Item Faculty reflect on 40 years of Growth
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M. Cynthia Logsdon
News Item UofL professor named Indiana University Alumni Legacy Leader
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