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SOURCE School Supply Drive
From Monday, July 25 - Fri, Aug 5, the Student Outreach Resource Center (SOURCE) will be holding a School Supply Drive to benefit East Baltimore public school students. Please bring only new and unopened supplies. Drop boxes will be placed around the building.
Applications for 2017 APHA Fellowship in Government Now Being Accepted
Applications for the 2017 American Public Health Association (APHA) are now accepting applications for the 2017 APHA Public Health Fellowship in Government. Candidates must have strong public health credentials and be able to spend one year in Washington, D.C. The fellow will have the option of working in the House or Senate on legislative and policy issues such as creating healthy communities, improving health equity, addressing environmental health concerns, population health or the social determinants of health. Training begins January 2017.
All candidates must be an APHA member, have a graduate degree in public health or related discipline, have at at least five years' experience as a public health professional beyond graduate or medical training, be a citizen of the U.S. or its territories or have permamnent residence status in the U.S.
Applications (CV and three letters of recommedation) are due by August 15, 2016.
Scott Choi Receives GAPNAF Award
Scott Choi has been announced as a recipient of the 2016 Research Award from the Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurses Association Foundation (GAPNAF). The award will provide $2,000 in support for Scott's study, "Rejection of Care, Agitation, and Aggression in Persons with Dementia." Congratulations, Scott!
Weight Watchers Sweepstakes
If you are a Weight Watchers member enrolled through your JHU Employer, you are eligible to enter the Weight Watchers Better Together Sweepstakes. Between now and Oct. 31, current Weight Watchers members are invited to refer co-workers to join them on their Weight Watchers journey. For every co-worker you refer, you will receive an entry into the sweepstakes.
Current and new members who sign up through the referral process will each receive a $20 credit to the Weight Watchers online shop. Fifty winners will be drawn each month. Entries also include a chance to win one of eight Grand Prize drawings for a trip and a chance to meet Oprah. To enter, complete and mail the Refer a Co-Worker Entry Form.
Jenna Levenson Announced to APNA Board of Directors Student Scholars
PhD student Jenna Levenson has been announced to the 2016 class of American Psychiatric Nurses Association (APNA) Board of Directors Student Scholars. Jenna will receive travel and accommodations for the APNA 30th Annual Conference in Hartford, Connecticut. Congratulations, Jenna!
Karen Frank Research Accepted
Congratulations to Karen Frank whose research has been accepted for publication by Advances in Neonatal Care (ANC) in a paper entitled "A Multifaceted Nursing Role to Comply with Neonatal Transport Regulations in Maryland: The TR/DR Nurse." Karen is second author for this paper.
Congratulations to the Last BSN Class!
Congratulations to the last BSN class graduating from the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing! Your cohort marks the end of 30 years offering the degree and celebrates the more than 5,000 graduates who have walked this stage before to begin their journey as baccalaureate-prepared nurses.