May 8-10, 2019Subscribe to
Dean's International View
Dean Davidson talks about her experiences in U.S. nursing leadership as an Aussie—and the similarities and differences in health care on opposite sides of the globe—in Australia's Nursing Review.
Jay's Cafe Closing EarlyMonday, May 6 through Thursday, May 9, Jay's closes at 3 p.m.;
Friday, May 10, Jay's closes at 2.
Calls for Submissions
8th Annual Johns Hopkins Critical Care Rehabilitation Conference. Abstract deadline June 30.
AAN Transforming Health Driving Policy Conference. Abstract deadline June 24.
QS Reimagine Education Awards. Applications deadline September 1.
Sponsor a White Coat
Each new MSN (Entry into Nursing) student receives a white lab coat and recites the Nightingale Pledge to mark the beginning of the journey as a nurse. The White Coat Campaign raises money to cover the cost of coats. Gifts of any size are a priceless gesture of support for SON students. What better time to give than Nurses Week?
Herbert Pardes Research Award
The Herbert Pardes Family Award from Research!America recognizes individuals who have demonstrated distinguished leadership and sustained commitment to public engagement and advocacy for research. Submit your nomination no later than Friday, May 17.
Headed to Geneva
Keitra Thompson of the DNP Program has been invited to the World Health Assembly 2019 in Geneva, Switzerland and to participate in pre-assembly activities focused on attaining the UN Sustainable Development Goals and achieving Universal Health Coverage. Congratulations!
Project Manager for Aging Study
The JHU Cochlear Center for Hearing and Public Health seeks a research associate to work as project manager on Aging and Cognitive Health Evaluation in Elders (ACHIEVE), an NIA-sponsored trial investigating the effect of a hearing intervention versus an aging education intervention on cognitive decline and dementia. Apply by July 15: http://apply.interfolio.com/62172. Info: www.achievestudy.org.
Staff Day of Service
Join SON colleagues 8:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Friday, May 17 as we assist Moveable Feast with food prep in its kitchen. Free lunch provided to volunteers. Email SOURCE@jhu.edu with the subject SON Day of Service Registration. Include your full name, email, cell phone, and any dietary restrictions. (And get advanced permission from your direct supervisor.) This event is co-sponsored by SOURCE and the SON Staff Committee.