Inside the Fall 2014 Issue of Vanderbilt Nurse
Onward & Upward: VUSN’s continued momentum in the areas of currently funded grants, new faculty and selected works of research.
There is a sense of excitement permeating throughout the School. Leadership, faculty, students and staff are building momentum and advancing the School’s mission in new and profound ways. We welcomed new faculty who will further infuse our community of clinicians and scholars. We celebrated the many professional accomplishments of our faculty, several of whom serve nursing...... KEEP READING »
Curiosity, critical thinking and continuous learning are requirements for successful nursing students and faculty alike. The Vanderbilt University School of Nursing (VUSN) recently launched its Scholarly Practice Program, which empowers non-tenure track faculty to seek answers for their clinical practice. “Our faculty are extremely talented professionals, each focused on their individual areas of interest. This program...... KEEP READING »
For people with a chronic illness, leaving the hospital after an acute episode can be overwhelming, confusing and scary. They have many medications to juggle, may struggle to remember their providers’ instructions, and have to fight social barriers like transportation to the pharmacy or grocery and missed work or school days. With all of these...... KEEP READING »