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SHEEL PATEL/THE HOYA The School of Nursing and Health Studies will be designated as a Center of Excellence in Nursing Education for 2018 through 2022. The National League of Nursing recognition is for the NHS’ dedication to enhancing student learning and professional development. The recognition ceremony is Sept. 14 at the NLN’s 2018 Education Summit in Chicago.

NHS Honored as Center of Excellence in Nursing Education

The School of Nursing and Health Studies is being recognized as a Center of Excellence in Nursing Education by the National League for Nursing in a ceremony in Chicago on Sept. 14. The departments of advanced nursing practice and professional nursing practice, which are the school’s professional and advanced nursing[Read More…]

by September 14, 2018 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY Luci Baines Johnson, daughter of President Lyndon Johnson, delivered Saturday's commencement address for the School of Nursing and Health Sciences.

Johnson Urges Commitment to Service in Address to NHS Graduates

Luci Baines Johnson, the daughter of President Lyndon Johnson and founder of LBJ Family Wealth Advisors, a family-owned wealth management firm, urged School of Nursing and Health Studies graduates to maintain their dreams, commit to service and lead a purpose-driven life in the field of health care at Saturday’s commencement.[Read More…]

by May 24, 2018 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Jinwoo Chong\The Hoya

Passion and Humility Within Our Peers

Ite, inflammate omnia — go forth and set the world on fire. An often-heard phrase at a Jesuit school, these are the words St. Ignatius of Loyola used to encourage the Jesuits in their global mission, and the same that have been at the heart of my interactions at Georgetown.[Read More…]

by May 20, 2016 1 comment Opinion, Opinion - Top
COURTESY EDILMA YEARWOOD
Edilma Yearwood will serve as the president of the International Society of Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurses after training for a year as the president-elect and will help the ISPN advance its mission to better understand mental health.

NHS Chair Selected as Society President

School of Nursing and Health Studies Interim Nursing Chair Edilma Yearwood was elected president of the International Society of Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurses in late March. Yearwood will serve in the president-elect role for a year to train for the position before assuming the presidency in 2016. The previous president of[Read More…]

by April 17, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

MHIC Celebrates 5th Anniversary

The Minority Health Initiative Council, a student-led group in the School of Nursing and Health Studies dedicated to minority students pursuing studies in health and minority health issues, celebrated its fifth anniversary last week. In celebration of the anniversary, the council will be hosting a lecture series titled “Leaders in[Read More…]

by January 23, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News
A Timeless Mission, An Archaic Name

A Timeless Mission, An Archaic Name

I love being in the School of Nursing and Health Studies. Its small class sizes, student-faculty interaction and research opportunities are unparalleled in the Georgetown community. While I am proud of my school and the incredible work it does, I believe that our name misrepresents who we are. Our students[Read More…]

by January 14, 2014 0 comments Opinion

Online Nursing Enrollment Grows

With the School of Nursing and Health Studies’ Nursing @ Georgetown program, master’s nursing students learn the profession with experts from the Hilltop community from the comfort of their own homes. The online program, which was instituted in March, gives working nurses the opportunity to obtain their master’s without leaving[Read More…]

by October 18, 2011 0 comments Campus News