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Bobbie Berkowitz, dean of Columbia University School of Nursing, delivers a speech about LGBT health at the American Academy of Nursing’s annual policy conference

Columbia Nursing Dean Urges More LGBT Health Research in Speech at American Academy of Nursing Annual Policy Conference

Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) patients face a variety of difficulties when attempting to access the health care system, from ill-conceived definitions of sexuality and gender identity to discomfort sharing their LGBT status with providers. More....

Columbia Nursing prepares nurses to fill primary care gaps, said Arlene Smaldone, assistant dean of scholarship and research, at a forum on the ACA

Nurses Must Fill Gaps in Primary Care as Affordable Care Act Extends Coverage

The great promise of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is that it will extend health coverage to millions of uninsured Americans. more...

Education for the Future

By Bobbie Berkowitz, PhD, RN, FAAN
Dean, Columbia University School of Nursing

The forces for change come in many forms, in many directions. more...

"Health Care is a Human Right"

Jennifer Dohrn, DNP,CNM
Director, Office of Global Initiatives


Suzanne Bakken, PHD, RN, FAAN, FACMI, The Alumni Professor of Nursing and Professor of Biomedical Informatics, received an 18-month $750,000 grant from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) for WICER 4 U, an extension of the WICER (Washington Heights and Inwood Informatics Infrastructure for Comparative Effectiveness Research) study. more...

The announcement of Columbia Nursing’s new building was covered in multiple outlets including The NY Daily News, DNAInfo, and Yahoo Finance.

Advance for Nurses covered Dean Berkowitz being named President-Elect of the AAN.

Jeffrey Kwong, DNP, director, Adult-Gerontology NP program was featured in a Consumer Reports video on nurse practitioners and how they provide primary care.

Elaine Larson, PhD, RN, FAAN, associate dean for research wrote a CDC blog on good infection prevention habits.

Michelle Odlum, PhD, postdoctoral research scientist wrote a blog for RWJF Human Capital on the best global nursing practices.


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