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Columbia Nursing presented a broad range of informatics research at this year’s annual symposium of the American Medical Informatics Association

Columbia Nursing Presents Research at Annual Informatics Association Symposium

Nursing informatics is the science and practice that integrates nursing, its information and knowledge, with management of information and communication technologies to promote the health of people, families and communities. Columbia Nursing presented a broad range informatics research at this year’s annual symposium of the American Medical Informatics Association in Washington, D.C., including a paper that won one of the most prestigious prizes in the field, the Harriet H. Werley award. more...

Columbia Nursing’s Clinical Scholars Review Debuts New Health Policy Section

In recognition of the broader role nurses are filling in the health care system, Clinical Scholars Review, the journal of advanced practice nursing published by Columbia Nursing, is debuting a special section devoted to public policy. more...

Nurses in the Media
By Dean Bobbie Berkowitz, PhD, RN, FAAN

Nurses concerned about their image in the media enjoyed a small but significant victory recently when MTV agreed to move its nursing reality program, “Scrubbing In” to a less prominent time and re-edit some of the episodes. more...

Teaching the Art of Nursing

Heidi Hahn-Schroeder, MSN, RN,
Clinical Placement Director

Marlene McHugh, DNP, FNP, DCC, assistant professor, received the Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association/American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellow in Palliative Care Nursing Award.

Assistant Professor Kathleen Hickey, EdD, FNP, was quoted in The Baltimore Sun on how nurses play a key role in caring for patients with an implantable cardioverter defibrillator, or ICD.

Elaine Larson, PhD, associate dean for research, was quoted on hygiene tips for travelers to avoid getting sick in publications including Infection Control Today and EMSWorld.

Assistant Professor Tawandra Rowell-Cunsolo, PhD, was quoted in Science Daily on her study finding sex is prevalent in prison among incarcerated black men.

Patricia Stone, PhD, professor, was quoted on nurses’ role in preventing bloodstream infections in publications including Advance for Nurses, RWJF Human Capital, and Infection Control Today.


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