She will conclude her service as dean at the end of the 2012-13 academic year, but Hill will remain a member of the JHUSON
faculty as she returns to her groundbreaking research.
Many of the myths surrounding employment for new nurses are being exploded by the AACN and JHUSON data; myths that may have dissuaded some prospective students from seeking a nursing education and include misconceptions about extreme difficulty with the employment search, hiring freezes at hospitals, geographic areas oversupplied with nurses, and new nurses being hired to do lower level health care.
Sandra Angell, JHUSON Associate Dean for Student Affairs, is finding similar, if not slightly better results among early responses from the classes of 2011.
nurse Associate Professor and MNA District 2 member Nancy Glass, PhD, MPH, RN, and colleagues are studying the best approaches to overcoming cultural barriers that can stand between women victims of IPV and the help and protection they need.
faculty mentor is Gayle Page, DNSc, RN, FAAN, Professor and Director of the Center for Nursing Research.
The NGNA has been pivotal in moving this field [geriatric nursing] forward" says Elizabeth (Ibby) Tanner, PhD, MS, RN, an assistant professor at JHUSON
and an active member of the NGNA who participated in developing the curriculum for the IJHN Guided Care Nursing Course.
Previous winners from JHUSON
include: 2007 Nurse Hero Lori Edwards; 2006 Nurse Heroes Cynda Rushton and Dan Sheridan; 2005 Nurse Heroes Jacquelyn Campbell, Phyllis Sharps, Benita Walton-Moss; 2005 Volunteer Hero Beth Sloand (top winner); and 2004 Nurse Heroes Carmalyn Dorsey and Marion D'Lugoff.
They trip was paid for by grants from the JHUSON
Alumni Association, JHUSON
Student Government Association, the JHU Alumni Association, and by the fundraising efforts of the students.
Nurses are uniquely poised for collaborative intervention research since we work so closely with the populations of interest," notes MNA member and Center Director and JHUSON
Professor Jerilyn Allen, ScD, RN, FAAN.