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Jay's to Close Early
Jay's Cafe will be closing at 3 p.m. from October 17 - 21, 2016. Happy Student Break!
NINR GPP Application Period Now Open!
NINR GPP 2017 Application Period Now Open, Apply Today!
The National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR) Graduate Partnerships Program (GPP) is an unparalleled doctoral fellowship training opportunity that combines the academic environment of a university and the breadth and depth of research at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Financial support and other benefits are provided for up to three years.
The application period for NINR’s 2017 GPP is now open and will close on December 1, 2016, at 11:59 p.m. ET. Letters of recommendation are due December 7, 2016, at 11:59 p.m. ET. Students must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents and have completed all doctoral coursework as of August 2017 to be considered eligible.
In the News
The most recent and up-to-date news headlines on topics in the world of Nursing and Health.
The Director of the National Insitute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD) called the designation "an important and necessary step in realizing NIH's mission to advance health of all Americans."
The School of Nursing campaign, #WeGotThis, was recently featured in the HUB, describing the origin, purpose, and goals of the The New Script of Nursing.
After the devastation of Hurricane Matthew on the Carribean nation of Haiti, the threat of Cholera loomed as relief efforts from United Nations and NGOs went underway. Organizations are cleaning up the disaster areas and sending vaccinations to those affected. JHUSON is leading an effort to raise funds for post hurricane-relief.
The Humanitarian-Development Nexus will be held on Thursday, October 20, 2016 from Noon - 1:20 p.m. in Sheldon Hall, W1214. Speakers included are Xavier Devictor (Program Manager, GPFD, World Bank), Theresa Beltramo (Senior Economist, UN High Commissioner for Refugees), and Paul Spiegel (Director, Center for Refugee and Disaster Response). Please RSVP for this event.
Hopkins LIFE eWaste and Styrofoam Drive
Bring your old lab and office electronics to the MRB Prefunction area on Wednesday, October 26th for recycling. We will also be collecting clean Styrofoam, free from food and biohaz contamination, to be recycled (must have the #6 recycling symbol!)
Express Yourself: A [FACES] Student Gathering
On October 24, Express Yourself: A [FACES] Student Gathering will be held here at the JHUSON. The event is from 5 - 6:30 p.m. and will be in Room 10. Express Yourself is an interactive tri-school activity that invovles participants to connect through their differences. Please RSVP if you want to be fed!
AACN Innovating Nursing Education Conference
It's your last chance to register for the AACN Innovating Nursing Education to Improve the Health of the Nation conference in Anaheim, CA, Noveber 16-17, 2016! Hotel, Location, and Conference information can be found on the AACN website.
Hurricane Matthew Relief for Haiti
Hurricaine Matthew, a devastating Atlantic hurricane, left 900 dead and tens of thousands without homes in the Southern region of Haiti. Approximately 61,500 peple were moved to shelters as storm surges swallowed seaside villages whole. JHSON has been working with NGOs in Haiti for more than a decade. While we can't be there ourselves, we are helping the devastated nation by funding three organzaions so that can bring shelter, clothes, and food to those in Haiti. Join us in giving aid to those most in need.