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FY20 Key Closing Dates
Here is a list of upcoming FY 20 closing dates for JHU that people need to know:
June 29 – 5 p.m.
PURCH – FY20 JP Morgan Executive Card (Concur Expense Waves 1-9) & Corporate Travel Card (Concur Expense Waves 1-9) expense reports with final approvals by managers and cost object approvers in Concur Expense for transactions > 90 days old
June 30 – 12 p.m.
CA – Cash bank deposits & remote check deposits due to Cash Accounting
June 30 – 3 p.m.
PURCH – Last day for departments and Central Finance Office to process Goods Receipts for expense to post in FY20
June 30 – 5 p.m.
AP – Last day for Accounts Payable to post employee / non-employee Travel & Online Payment Requests
AP – Final approval for June parked invoices
ARSSC – Billing approves & releases parked invoices and runs billing plan program
SON Experts in the Media
The latest media mentions and appearances by members of the SON community:
On the Front Lines: Acts of Courage and Kindness in the Age of Coronavirus—Baltimore Magazine (Kathleen Bailey, 2013 MSN alumna)
COVID-19 and Disabilities: Inclusive Disaster Planning Is Crucial for Vulnerable Populations—National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine (Gloria Ramsey)
AHW Researchers Win $2.8M Grant for Intimate Partner Violence Research—JH Alliance for a Healthier World (Nancy Glass)
Nurse Understaffing and Increased Workload Associated With Multiple Organ Failure—Medscape (Dean Davidson)
U.S. Hospitals Face Pressure on ICU Beds as Cases Surge—Bloomberg TV (Jason Farley)
All private nursing facilities will be tested for COVID-19 through partnership between DHHS and CVS—Winston-Salem Journal (Alice Bonner)
Podcast on Moral Distress
Nurses face complex ethical decisions on a daily basis, making us susceptible to moral distress. The risks and uncertainty of the COVID-19 pandemic have intensified this distress. On the podcast episode “Moral Distress in a Crisis: What, Why and How to Cope,” Cynda Rushton, Anne and George L. Bunting Professor of Clinical Ethics, talks about what moral distress is, why it occurs, and how it affects us physically and psychologically. She also explores shifts in thinking that can help alleviate distress. The episode is part of the COVID-19 Resources Podcast Series from the American Association of Clinical-Care Nurses.
'COVID Considerations': Dean's PodcastTo spread the word on the latest developments in the COVID-19 outbreak, Dean Patricia Davidson has launched a regular podcast. A recent entry talks about delivery of a COVID-19 vaccine, and the complex and multifaceted reasons people choose vaccination or not. Listen in.
HELP Course in Public Health Response
For more than 20 years, Health Emergencies in Large Populations (HELP) has offered humanitarian workers an intensive training experience in public health principles and disaster epidemiology. Registration is now open for the January 2021 Winter Session. Gain the skills necessary to effectively respond to public health emergencies in large populations through this two-week course in public health response. Questions? Direct inquiries to course faculty.
Catalyst Award Recipients
Assistant Professors Yvonne Commodore-Mensah and Laura Samuel are among 36 talented early-career faculty members across the university to earn 2020 Johns Hopkins Catalyst Awards, which will recipients to tackle projects across the spectrum of discovery. Congratulations.
On YouTube: 'Emotional Toll of COVID'
“The Emotional Toll of COVID: PTSD, Domestic Violence, and Suicide,” part of the A Woman’s Journey series, is now available on YouTube. Professor Jacquelyn Campbell is a featured speaker.
Kelly Bower Joins UHI Leadership
Assistant Professor Kelly Bower is one of four new associate directors of the Johns Hopkins Urban Health Institute, effective July 1. UHI works to advance health and health equity in Baltimore. Congratulations, Kelly.
DNP Student Publication on Advance Care Planning
DNP-Executive student Sojung Suk is lead author (with faculty members Sharon Kozachik and Valerie Cotter) of “Integrating Culturally Competent Advance Care Planning for Korean Immigrants: An Integrative Review” in the American Journal of Hospice and Palliative Medicine. Read the publication here.
Getting an Accurate Count of Infections
Just how many people in the U.S. have been infected with COVID-19? It’s the topic of the newly released report “Developing a National Strategy for SARS-CoV-2 Serosurveys in the United States” by Professor Jason Farley and colleagues at the Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security. Read a blog post in On the Pulse, or read the full report here.
CUGH Webinar: Strengthening Nursing
Nurses represent 59 percent of all health care professionals and are the backbone of health systems worldwide. How can this sector be strengthened and what are the challenges, now and in the future? Dean Patricia Davidson and Associate Dean Nancy Reynolds, one of the authors of the WHO State of the World's Nursing Report, join Sheila Tlou, Botswana’s former minister of health from 10-11 a.m. Tuesday, June 30. Register here.