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2016

Global relationships extend College of Nursing impacts around the world

Dec. 5, 2016

This fall, two faculty members helped broaden the college’s educational reach to the global community in Latin America and Scandinavia. Their efforts and ones like them help fulfill ECU’s founding mission of service...

Laupus Health Sciences Library holds 11th Author Recognition Awards

Nov. 29, 2016

Faculty and staff from across East Carolina University's Division of Health Sciences recently gathered for an annual celebration of research and scholarship.


Statewide forum addresses nursing shortage

Nov. 17, 2016

A forum held Nov. 4 at the East Carolina University College of Nursing sought to address the nursing workforce shortage, a national trend that also threatens to affect the quality of health care in North Carolina.


College holds first Elaine Scott Leader Lecture

Nov. 10, 2016

A new College of Nursing lecture series emphasizes the importance of leadership by honoring one of its own longtime leaders.


College of Nursing responds to Hurricane Matthew

Oct. 24, 2016

When Hurricane Matthew brought high winds and devastating flooding to eastern North Carolina...


Kennerly, Sitzman inducted as fellows in the American Academy of Nursing

Oct. 24, 2016

College of Nursing Professors Dr. Susan Kennerly and Dr. Kathleen Sitzman were honored during a ceremony at the academy's annual conference Oct. 20-22, 2016, in Washington, D.C...


College of Nursing celebrates donors, scholarship recipients

Oct. 4, 2016

Dean Sylvia Brown highlighted the College of Nursing's 56-year tradition of excellence in education, research and practice...


Gantt named 'Journal of Emergency Nursing' Reviewer of the Year

Sept. 28, 2016

The first-ever award recognizes Gantt for more than ten years of service that has included work both as a manuscript reviewer and a member of the journal's editorial board...


Pirate Profile: Kristy Cook

Sept. 13, 2016

This Pirate nurse helps the youngest members of the community...


ECU makes the four-year nursing degree accessible

Aug. 31, 2016

North Carolina's need for more nurses is clear. Our elderly population is expected to double by 2020, and one in five nurses...


Nursing students train for real-world situations

Aug. 29, 2016

As the fall semester began, distance education students in East Carolina University's master of science in nursing program gathered on campus...


College restructures to facilitate collaboration, benefit students

Aug. 22, 2016

The restructuring facilitates collaboration, enhances teaching and supports scholarly activity...


Nurse-midwifery concentration receives 10 years of accreditation

Aug. 8, 2016

The nurse-midwifery program has received 10 years of accreditation, the maximum granted...


Nursing faculty create flexible environments for learning

June 21, 2016

When a building is constructed using principles of universal design, everyone benefits...Faculty members at East Carolina University are learning that the same principles can be applied to college courses...


ECU celebrates first graduates from community college partnership program

May 10, 2016

This month, ECU honored its first class of five graduates from the Regionally Increasing Baccalaureate Nurses program.....


Larson inducted as fellow in National Academies of Practice

April 18, 2016

Dr. Kim Larson, associate professor of nursing at ECU, has been inducted as a Distinguished Scholar and Fellow in the Nursing Academy.....


College of Nursing honors 2016 Hall of Fame inductees

April 18, 2016

The East Carolina University College of Nursing inducted 11 members to its Hall of Fame during a ceremony held at the Hilton Hotel Greenville on Friday, April 15.....


Lowin lecture highlights treatment of pain in older adults

April 13, 2016

The East Carolina University College of Nursing celebrated the 8th annual installment of its Siegfried Lowin Visiting Scholar Lecture Series on Tuesday, April 12, with a presentation by Dr. Keela Herr....


Crane receives Southern Nursing Research Society award

April 12, 2016

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....


ECU College of Nursing student selected for National League for Nursing essay contest

April 5, 2016

As a National League for Nursing Center of Excellence, the ECU College of Nursing has the opportunity to participate in a NLN essay contest on the meaning of excellence in nursing education....


Nursing, medical students practice improving quality of care in egg drop activity

March 21, 2016

Instead of basic physics, quality improvement was the name of the game for students in the College of Nursing and the Brody School of Medicine.....


$2.1 million grant makes ECU center of nursing research

March 9, 2016

The College of Nursing is the recipient of a grant from the Versant Center for the Advancement of Nursing, or Vcan.....


Gifts will benefit health sciences students and patients

Feb. 9, 2016

An increase in private investment over the past year is expanding educational opportunities for health sciences students......


PhD programs advance research in nursing

Jan. 25, 2016

Three new academic options facilitate nurses' transition to the role of scientific thought leader......


Online graduate programs at ECU receive high marks

Jan. 19, 2016

Four online graduate programs at East Carolina University have been ranked among the nation's best by U.S. News & World Report.....


ECU's first-generational college students set a standard for success

Jan. 5, 2016

Nicole Blevins '00 was halfway to East Carolina University with her whole family and her luggage in tow when it hit her for the first time: She was going to college....