Nursing Blogs at Johns Hopkins University 2016-05-20T19:18:05Z Hopkins Nursing <![CDATA[Day of New Beginnings]]> 2016-05-20T19:18:05Z 2016-05-20T17:23:33Z Congratulations to the May 2016 graduates of the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing! Check out photos from the ceremony below, view the entire Flickr album, watch a recording of the graduation, and purchase photos.

Hopkins Nursing <![CDATA[When the DNPs Come to Visit]]> 2016-05-17T18:49:46Z 2016-05-11T14:30:07Z It’s not everyday that the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) students are on campus since so much of their learning experience is virtual, but when they are, their days are packed full of activities, classes, seminars, networking ... Read More »]]> 0 Hopkins Nursing <![CDATA[Celebrating National Nurses Week—A Look Back Through the Years]]> 2016-05-17T18:48:50Z 2016-05-09T15:13:29Z


In celebration of National Nurses Week, take a look back through the years of nursing starting with the birth of modern nursing.


George Washington called on women to care for wounded soldiers during the Revolutionary War. Previously, military nursing had been done ... Read More »]]>

Hopkins Nursing <![CDATA[Hill Named Honorary Fellow]]> 2016-04-29T14:39:00Z 2016-05-03T13:22:19Z

With a long track record of advocacy and research in the prevention of hypertension and cardiovascular disease, Dean Emerita Martha Hill, PhD, RN, FAAN, was recently inducted as an Honorary Fellow of the Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association (PCNA). She was one of ... Read More »]]>

Hopkins Nursing <![CDATA[Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Class Assignment]]> 2016-04-26T17:00:41Z 2016-04-27T16:42:04Z Dr. Carmen Alvarez, assistant professor here in the Department of Community-Public Health, gave her Health Promotion and Disease Prevention class students an assignment to develop health education material for a population of their choice. Dr. Alvarez was very impressed with ... Read More »]]> 0 Hopkins Nursing <![CDATA[Nurses—They’re Stressed]]> 2016-04-26T16:59:41Z 2016-04-26T13:19:22Z It doesn’t make the news as one of the “Top 10” most stressful jobs, and yet research consistently shows just how stressful the profession of nursing really is. So much so that 24 percent of ICU nurses and 14 percent ... Read More »]]> 0 Hopkins Nursing <![CDATA[Preemies Need Breast Milk, Too]]> 2016-04-25T17:23:03Z 2016-04-25T17:23:03Z Business Insider released an article titled, “Good pumping routine key to giving preemies breast milk.” The focus of this article is around a study conducted in the U.K. regarding the importance of breastfeeding and how preemie babies do not have the strength ... Read More »]]> 0 Hopkins Nursing <![CDATA[Legacy: Living and Coming of Age Inside the Redline]]> 2016-04-08T14:17:59Z 2016-04-08T14:17:59Z Wednesday night was the first of four discussions for the Red-Lining Baltimore series focused on racism and neighborhood policies in Baltimore, sponsored by the 21st Century Cities initiative. Johns Hopkins had a strong presence at the event as the following people were ... Read More »]]> 0