It's spring, a time for new beginnings, and we certainly have plenty to look forward to here at the College of Nursing!
If you follow us between issues of this newsletter, you know that we're excited about the two grants totaling $4.6 million that we've recently received. Both awards are helping us enact our mission of transforming health care for our region and beyond...
$2.1 million grant makes ECU center of nursing research
The College of Nursing is the recipient of a three-year, $2.1 million grant from the Versant Center for the Advancement of Nursing to manage research that advances the understanding of how nurses influence safety and quality in health care as well as organizational sustainability and economic success.
A roundup of the latest awards, accomplishments and accolades earned by our faculty, staff, students and alumni. Click here to see the list.
Dr. Kim Larson, associate professor of nursing, has been inducted as a distinguished scholar and fellow in the Nursing Academy of the National Academies of Practice. Larson inducted as National Academies of Practice fellow Learn more.
Dr. Patricia Crane, associate dean for research and creative activities in the East Carolina University College of Nursing, has received the 2016 Leadership in Research Award from the Southern Nursing Research Society. Crane earns SNRS research award Learn more.
A new website gives tips, tools and information for health care providers, aging adults and those taking care of the elderly. CON launches geriatric health care programs website Learn more.
These courses, taught by CON faculty and open to anyone, cover topics such as simulation in health care, nurse educator development and the science of caring. College offers continuing education opportunitiesLearn more.