Columbia Nursing Hosts First Annual Innovations in Simulation Summit


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Columbia Nursing's first annual Innovations in Simulation Summit brought together 14 simulation specialists from around the world to discuss best practices in the field of clinical simulation education.

In October, 14 simulation specialists met at Columbia Nursing’s first annual Innovations in Simulation Summit to exchange and discuss best practices in the field of clinical simulation education,...

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From New York City to the Navajo Nation, Columbia Midwives Care


Illustration by Alyssa Carvara

At Tséhootsooí Medical Center in Fort Defiance, Arizona, Rebecca Willis ’09 ’13, MS, MPH, serves as a nurse-midwife on the Navajo Nation. In Albany, Georgia, a small city 180 miles south of...

Masters of Information

These innovative nurse researchers are using data science and informatics to help patients - and healthcare systems - thrive.


Illustration by Davide Bonazzi

Recent advances in computing power have enabled researchers in many fields to harness the potential of Big Data as never before. For nurse-scientists, that means a quantum leap in the ability to...

Lorraine Frazier Named Dean of Columbia Nursing


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Dean Lorraine Frazier, PhD, RN, FAAN

Columbia University has appointed Lorraine Frazier, PhD, RN, FAAN, as the new Dean of the Columbia University School of Nursing, the Mary O’Neil Mundinger, DrPH Professor of Nursing, and senior...

When all roads lead to nursing: Columbia Nursing’s Sally Aboelela discusses her path to the field and how she keeps student morale high

When Sally Aboelela, PhD, assistant professor, first came to Columbia Nursing in 2005, she was planning to enroll as a student to become a nurse. She had just finished her Doctorate in Physiology...