Profile | Patient Care | Alumni
Clinical Nursing Instructor Yudelka Garcia, FNP, showed interest in medicine at an early age while taking high school biology and anatomy classes’ in Washington Heights. While attending Cornell...
Students | Research | Academics
Jerry Cahill is a Cystic Fibrosis (CF) Ambassador who was diagnosed with the genetic disease, which is characterized by recurrent lung infections and limits the ability to breathe over time, when...
Research | Diversity | Global Health | Education | Academics
Publications, Presentations, and Other News November/December 2017
Profile | Patient Care
Columbia Nursing’s Marie Carmel Garcon Named Nurse Practitioner of the Year by The Nurse Practitioner Association New York State
New York, NY- Marie Carmel Garcon, DNP, Columbia University School of Nursing, has been named 2017 Nurse Practitioner of the Year, by The Nurse Practitioner Association New York State (NPA). The...
Research | Diversity
First National Survey Published After 2016 Presidential Election Finds Gender Minorities’ Sense of Safety and Well-Being Impacted
NEW YORK- The first quantitative analyses published on the outcome of the 2016 election on the LGBTQ community showed that participants reported high levels of election outcome-related concerns,...
From the Dean
Mark T. Bertolini, Barbara and Donald Jonas, and Marjorie Harrison Fleming, Honored
(New York, NY: Tuesday, October 17, 2017) Marking its 125-year legacy as a leader in nursing education, research, and practice, Columbia Nursing held its “Building the Future” Gala on Tuesday...
Publications, Presentations, and Other News October 2017
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Lora Peppard ’08 Discusses MI’s Expanding Use
Lora Peppard ’08 first heard about Motivational Interviewing (MI) in a psychotherapy course while pursuing her master’s degree to become a psychiatric nurse practitioner. The approach, which helps...
Research | Profile | Education | Academics
Peace Corps Science Teacher, Village Nurse, and Everything In-Between: Columbia Nursing’s Faculty Profile of Ana Kelly
Teaching began for Ana Kelly, PhD, assistant professor, directly after she graduated college with a Bachelor of Science in Human Biology. Now an Assistant Professor at Columbia Nursing, Kelly says...
Research | Academics
Implementing Internal Review Protocols at Academic Institutions Doubles Likelihood of External Grant Funding
Researchers at Columbia University School of Nursing have created a three-pronged approach to doubling the amount of successfully funded external research grants at its institution. Rooted in data...