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Johns Hopkins hires three nursing faculty members
The Johns Hopkins School of Nursing in Baltimore recently added three new members to its faculty. Read more »
New AACN leader discusses future of nursing
Deborah Trautman, new CEO of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing, talked to Nurse.com about her goals for the organization, how she started her career in nursing, and the future of nursing. Read more »
Johns Hopkins hosts ethics summit for nurses
Approximately 50 nurse ethicists and professional nursing leaders attended a National Nursing Ethics Summit held Aug. 13-15 in Baltimore. Read more »
UMSON receives grant to fight disease among healthcare workers in Haiti
The University of Maryland School of Nursing has received funding to study ways to reduce the risk of blood-borne pathogens among healthcare workers in Haiti. Read more »
UMSON professor inducted in International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame
Robin Newhouse, chairwoman of the department of organizational systems and adult health at the University of Maryland School of Nursing, has been inducted into the International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame. Read more »
Medstar Washington named region's first certified comprehensive stroke center
Medstar Washington Hospital Center is the first hospital in Washington, DC., to be certified as a Comprehensive Stroke Center by The Joint Commission. Read more »
Carroll Hospital Center RN receives July DAISY Award
Carroll Hospital Center in Westminster, Md., recently honored Michele Storks, RN, with its July Daisy Award. Read more »
Project Hope initiative to give ESL nursing students a boost
University of Maryland School of Nursing received an 18-month, $200,000 grant for a new initiative to help English-as-a-Second Language students improve their performance on the NCLEX. Read more »
Family & Nursing Foundation provides support to local nonprofits
Two local nonprofit organizations were awarded $30,000 in cash grants from the Family & Nursing Foundation of Siliver Spring, Md. Read more »
UMSON Shady Grove professor receives program director award
Rebecca Wiseman, RN, assistant professor for the University of Maryland School of Nursing program at the Universities at Shady Grove in Rockville, Md., has been awarded the Kendall Service Award for Program Director of the Year. Read more »

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