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'End of Life'
Celebrity readings of Greek plays as a catalyst for discussions about challenges faced by patients, families, and providers. 5-7 p.m. Friday, April 12 at Chevy Chase Auditorium, Hopkins Hospital. Free, but tickets are required.
Global Health Day 2019
Global Health Day (Thursday, March 28) celebrates the work of Johns Hopkins faculty, staff, and students around the world. This year's keynote speaker at the Bloomberg School of Public Health is Michele Barry, director of the Center for Innovation in Global Health at Stanford University. Noon-1:20 p.m. (Sommer Hall), with award and student poster presentations 1:30-3:30 p.m. (Feinstone Hall).
Final Week: SON Staff Excellence Award
There’s still time to nominate a fellow full-time faculty or staff member for the 2019 Johns Hopkins School of Nursing Commitment to Excellence Award.Deadline is April 1. The nomination form is on the SONVitals page via my.jh.edu. And start earning your nomination for 2020 today.
Faculty Candidate: Nurse Anesthesia
Victoria Goode, PhD, CRNA, assistant professor in the Nurse Anesthesia Program at Duke University, presents “Using Clinical Data to Address Quality Initiatives” 12:30-1:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 27, in Room 140 (Alumni Auditorium). Dr. Goode has researched the impact of the CRNA credentialing process on the delivery of safe care and examined factors related to pass rates of NCE applicants transitioning to practice.
Genetics Lecture and Seminar
Alison Metcalfe, professor and pro-vice chancellor at Sheffield Hallam University, and registered genetics counselor Christine Patch, faculty at King’s College of London, visit the SON noon-1:30 p.m. Thursday, March 28, Carpenter Room. Lunch provided. RSVP by March 26.
Visiting Scholar: Harmeet Kang
Harmeet Kang, PhD, of Chitkara University, Punjab, will be at the SON through June 20, working with mentor Jerilyn Allen, ScD, RN, FAAN, on prevention of coronary artery disease. She is seeking an innovative nursing care model that could work with similar patients in India.
Be Well Wednesday
Join UHS Wellness and the Nursing Student Senate for an afternoon break noon-4 p.m. Wednesday, March 27. Baxter the therapy dog be in Student House 114 from 12:30-1:30 p.m. and free, 10-minute chair massages will be offered noon-4 p.m. (Sign up on the list outside Room 402 beginning Wednesday at 11:45 a.m.)