Month: July 2011
Congratulations to Sue Lindner and Barbara Walsh!
Sue Lindner and Barbara Walsh (VCU Nursing faculty members) were recently awarded DAISY Faculty Awards for excellence in teaching. DAISY is an acronym for Diseases Attacking the Immune System. The Foundation was formed in November, 1999, by the family of J. Patrick Barnes who died at age 33 of complications of Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP). […]
Two Outstanding Awards Given to VCU School of Nursing ALUMNI
Virginia Council of Nurse Practitioners (VCNP) Honors VCU SON Alumni! The Donna Campanella Outstanding Nurse Practitioner Award was given to an outstanding VCU School of Nursing Alumni, HoChung Gilles, Family Nurse Practitioner. HoChong has been active in the Virginia Council of Nurse Practitioners since she was a student at VCU, serving as the President, Secretary, […]
Dr. Suzanne Ameringer named 2010 Blick Scholar
Congratulations to Dr. Suzanne Ameringer, one of six 2010 Blick Scholars! Below is an excerpt from the MCV Foundation’s Chronicle of Giving- to read the entire article, please visit the Winter 2010-2011 Chronicle Of Giving. “The Blick Scholars Program is the only research award program of its kind on campus,” said Sheldon M. Retchin, M.D., […]
Alumni directory by Harris: Update your information
Curious to know where your old classmates ended up? Looking to reconnect or network with VCU alumni who live in your area or work in your field? The VCU and MCV Alumni Associations are working with Harris Connect, the premier alumni directory publisher, to create the first comprehensive, universitywide alumni directory in almost two decades. […]
Back to School Charity Event at Mosby Resource Center
On September 10th the Mosby Resource Center and Books on Wheels will be distributing school supplies to local children just in time for the school year. Be a part of the effort by donating! View the full article for a complete list of suggested items. School supplies purchased from August 5-7th will be exempt from Virginia sales tax! Items will be collected by Angela McGrath in room 3046 and distributed on September 10th from 11am to 3pm at the Mosby Resource Center at 1536 Coalter St. Books on Wheels will even be on hand to provide free books and free bike repair!
Governor’s School Students Visit the CLC
On Friday, July 8th, a group of 10 high school students from the Governor’s School program visited the VCU School of Nursing’s Clinical Learning Center. They participated in a simulation showing the effect of the angle of the hospital bed on the pressure created on various points of the body. Our graduate students were extremely […]