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School of Nursing faculty to discuss collaboration on how art is being used in health care

Jeanne Walter, Ph.D., RN, FAAMA, clinical assistant professor and director of undergraduate programs, and Carley Lovell, M.S., M.A., RN, WHNP-BC, clinical assistant professor, will conduct a presentation Thursday, Dec. 8 on how art is being used to promote health and  healing. “Community Conversation: Art & Health” will be held 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the […]

Langston Center hosts collaboration in health care lecture

The Langston Center for Quality, Safety and Innovation recently hosted a lecture on “Enhancing Collaboration: Towards an Evidence Informed Future in Health Care Quality,” presented by Sean P. Clarke, Ph.D., RN, FAAN, professor and associate dean, Undergraduate Program, Connell School of Nursing, Boston College. Clarke discussed the history of interprofessional health care teams and how high […]

IPEC 501 awesome video essay award winners

The fall semester marked the inaugural course offering of IPEC 501 Foundation of Interprofessional Collaborative Practice course. Over 500 beginning level students from seven health science programs learned about, from and with one another to improve future interprofessional practice. Teams of five to six students engaged in specific learning activities aimed to enhance their knowledge […]

VCU Nursing Hosts Omani Nursing Delegation

The VCU School of Nursing hosted a delegation of health leaders from the Sultanate of Oman in October.  The delegation visited VCU as a part of its trip to the United States to discuss possible collaborations in research and education. “We have a long-range health vision that goes through 2050. Our plan includes human resource development of nurses […]

VCU Delegation in England

The VCU delegation, including Dr. Trani, with our UWE counterparts, the Mayor of Bristol and his wife at the Bolland lecture given by Dr. Trani June 5th, 2008.

Visit to UWE – Success!

Progress was made in discussions for collaborations and faculty and student exchanges between the VCU School of Nursing and the University of the West of England (UWE) Faculty of Health and Social Care. We hope to have student exchanges in place by the next academic year. Several UWE faculty will visit VCU for short periods […]