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Fuld Fellows ProgramAnne Batchelder, Paula Bondal, Mariel Falcon, Kynadi Mauney, Ally Parziale, Stepney Racy, Mariel Villanueva, and Sydney West all completed the Fuld Leadership Program for the Advancement of Patient Safety and Quality. Congratulations!
Student Disability Services (SDS)
Name change: Disability Support Services at JHU is now Student Disability Services (SDS), part of a larger effort to make accessing such services easier. Email SON-SDS@jhu.edu. The website will soon be updated with the new name.
'Effective Nursing in Times of Crisis': Free Course
Dean Patricia Davidson is lead educator for a free two-week course, “COVID-19: Effective Nursing in Times of Crisis,” available at FutureLearn.com and starting May 18. (About two hours of study per week.) Says Dean Davidson: “Nurses across the world are navigating the uncharted territory of COVID-19 and selflessly caring for patients amidst resource shortages, moral distress, and tremendous anxiety. Through this course, we hope to bolster their already extraordinary efforts of sacrifice and leadership by providing online, easy to access information as it relates to the current pandemic and beyond.” Register today.
'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.
Congratulations, Class of 2020!
Good News on NSP II Grants
NSP II proposals from Rita D’Aoust , Miki Goodwin, Nicole Mollenkopf, Cynda Rushton, and Bruce Schoneboom have earned funding this cycle. Well done!
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)