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Nurses Week message from Dean Jean Giddens

Each year National Nurses Week, May 6-12, recognizes nurses for their dedication to quality patient care and health care equity. The week expanded in recent years to the entire month of May to celebrate nurses’ contributions to improving health care for everyone. At the VCU School of Nursing and across the world, nurses have shown resiliency, […]

School of Nursing Hands Off Magnet Obelisk to VCUHS

After a two-week period of hosting the VCU Health System Magnet Obelisk at the VCU School of Nursing, Jean Giddens, Ph.D., RN, FAAN, dean and professor, handed it off to the VCU Health System’s Nursing Administration in a ceremony today at the Main Hospital. Since February 2012 the Magnet Obelisk has been handed off and […]