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August 1-2, 2022

August 1-2, 2022

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    Monkeypox: What Nurses Need to Know
    Join the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care and JHSON Center for Infectious Disease and Nursing Innovation at 2 p.m. Tuesday, August 2 for insights from experienced NPs diagnosing and treating monkeypox in their clinical practices, including Professor Jason Farley.
  • SOURCE School Supplies Drive Through August 5

    Donate new school supplies for Baltimore City Public School students. SOURCE is collecting unused supplies through August 5, including pencils, pens, notebooks, paper, rulers, erasers, pencil sharpeners, highlighters, and other essential items. Co-sponsored by the Student Nurses Association. Supplies will be donated to partnering community-based organizations for distribution to students.

    Drop-Off Box: SON Lobby.

    Questions? Contact SOURCE@jhu.edu.

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    Virtual Nursing Grand Rounds: Holy Cowpox

    In honor of National Immunization Month, this grand rounds (11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesday, August 31) will be co-hosted with the Center for Infectious Disease and Nursing Innovation (CIDNI) at the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing. Dr. Jason Farley will moderate the event, and guest speakers will include postdoctoral fellow Dr. Omeid Heidari and PhD candidates Dominique Guillaume and Keri Geiger. They will discuss roles nurses play in improving vaccine uptake and addressing vaccine hesitancy in their communities. They will also discuss epidemiologic importance of vaccines in efforts to prevent infectious diseases.

    The Virtual Nursing Grand Rounds Series will offer attendees one free contact credit upon completion of a post-event quiz after each session. 

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    Hopkins Tech Hub

    The Tech Hub on the East Baltimore campus now offers a direct link for personal purchases. The Tech Hub, at 855 N. Wolfe Street, Suite B, carries Apple products/devices/accessories and Microsoft Surface tablets; offers Johns Hopkins employees, students, graduates, and alumni discounts on Apple products; has older Apple devices available at clearance prices; and can service or troubleshoot your Apple iPhone or laptop. Walk-ins welcome.

    You may also make departmental purchases of products and devices through Service Now.

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    Social Justice in Curriculum

    The On the Pulse blog features an essay on “The Integration of Social Justice within the MSN (Entry into Nursing) Curriculum” by Brandon LeBlanc, assistant director for Master’s Entry recruitment at the SON.

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    August SON Birthdays

    Happy August Birthday to Sarah Allgood, Laura Arthur, Dorcas Baker, Lukeythia Bastardi, Anna Beeber, Tammy Berwanger, Jacquelyn Campbell, Angela Capello, Monique Daniels, Jessica Gill, Nancy Glass, Alexandria Granbois, Cheryl Himmelfarb, Robie Hughes, Binu Koirala, Laura Lucas, Andrea Mansfield, Ann Monihan, Shawna Mudd, Liza Owens, Laura Panozzo, Nancy Perrin, Bushra Sabri, Allison Schoenauer, Tanya Spruill, Varshini Varadaraj, and Andrew Wilson!

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    Bonnie Swenor in 'Time' magazine

    In the Time magazine article “Doctors with Disabilities Push for Change as Long COVID Affects Their Workforce,” Associate Professor Bonnie Swenor, founder and director of the Johns Hopkins Disability Health Research Center, calls for more research, more understanding, and more access. “There is still such deep oppression and exclusion that we haven’t gotten a seat at the table, we haven’t gotten to the places where decisions are being made around inclusion and equity.” Dr. Swenor has a vision disability.

  • New employee Margaret Mensa
    Welcome, Margaret Mensa!
    Margaret Mensa joins the SON this week as a senior research program manager. Welcome and best wishes, Margaret!