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Faculty profile: Keeping connected

Rachel Wood, VCU School of Nursing researcher, on her search for remedies to combat nurse burnout Since joining the VCU School of Nursing in 2022, Rachel Wood, Ph.D., RN, NPD-BC, CEN, CPEN, has continued to add to her growing body of research on nurse wellness and burnout. Having recently received several grants to further that […]

VCU Nursing Wins Awards at March of Dimes Nurse of the Year Gala

The VCU School of Nursing had several honorees at this year’s March of Dimes Virginia Chapter’s Nurse of the Year Awards Gala held recently at the Richmond Omni. Winners were selected across 17 categories ranging from oncology to pediatrics.  More than 74 finalists emerged, all representing the March of Dimes vision for a healthier, stronger […]

Alison Montpetit and Michael Davis Present at International Breath Analysis Meeting

Alison Montpetit, Ph.D., RN, assistant professor in the Department of Adult Health and Nursing Systems, and Michael Davis, project director of exhaled breath, presented scientific podium sessions on “Breath Analysis in the ICU” at the 2012 International Breath Analysis Meeting held recently in Sonoma, Calif. Montpetit presented on the topic “Evaluation of Exhaled Breath Condensate […]

Jo Robins Presents Workshop on Alternative Medicine

Jo Robins, Ph.D., RN, ANP-BC, AHN-C, CHTP, assistant professor in the Department of Family and Community Health Nursing, presented a three-hour workshop, titled “Caring for Ourselves,” at the Virginia Association of Free Clinics 2012 Conference on Transformational Change held recently at the Homestead in Hot Springs, Va. Part 1 of the workshop provided an overview […]

Nancy Jallo, VCU Interdisciplinary Team Selected for Grand Challenges Exploration Grant

Nancy Jallo, Ph.D., RNC, FNP-BC, WHNP-BC, CNS, assistant professor in the Department of Family and Community Health Nursing, is part of a VCU interdisciplinary team that is a Grand Challenges Explorations winner, an initiative funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. The interdisciplinary team from VCU includes medical experts in HIV and community health […]