Month: October 2008
Most Downloaded International Journal of Nursing Education Scholarship Article
With 1,325 PDF downloads to date, “Diffusion of Innovation: Embedding Simulation into Nursing Curricula”, by Angela Renee Starkweather of Virginia Commonwealth University and Suzie Kardong-Edgren of Washington State University, is the most-downloaded article so far in 2008. Simulation can enhance learning and provides a stimulating environment for technologically proficient students. Yet, there remain a large […]
Forty Acts of Caring
The School of Nursing’s Department of Family and Community Health Nursing has been nominated for one of VCU’s 40 Acts of Caring. See “Preparing Children for School Entry” from the 40 Acts of Caring home page.
Dr. Munro receives new NIH funding
Cindy Munro, Ph.D, R.N., professor in the Department of Adult Health and Nursing Systems at the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Nursing, has received a $1.78 million grant from the National Institutes of Health. The four-year continuation grant was awarded through the National Institute of Nursing Research and with secondary support from the National Institute […]
School of Nursing recognized for community service
The VCU School of Nursing has been selected as one of the 40 Acts of Caring. Part of VCU’s 40th anniversary celebration, 40 Acts of Caring recognizes the many service activities occurring across the University. In August, the School of Nursing’s Department of Family and Community Health Nursing co-sponsored back-to-school checkups at Richmond’s Fan Free […]
Support Nursing Students Without Borders
Nursing Students Without Borders Fundraising Social at James River Cellars Winery October 25, 2008 6-9 p.m.
VCU welcomes new UVA dean
On Oct. 7, the VCU School of Nursing hosted a reception for Dr. Dorrie Fontaine, the new dean of the UVA School of Nursing. Dr. Fontaine was welcomed by Nancy Langston, dean of the VCU School of Nursing, nursing faculty and representatives of the VCU Health System.
Happy Birthday Sadie Heath Cabaniss!
October 8th is the 145th anniversary of the birth of Sadie Heath Cabaniss, the founder of the VCU School of Nursing. Please view the attached e-card to learn more about Sadie and the VCU School of Nursing. Download file