Current RN-BSN student Rachel Miller was recently appointed to the National Student Nurses’ Association’s (NSNA) Resolutions Committee. Online RN-BSN student are generally more decentralized than traditional BSN students, making this prestigious appointment even more commendable.
Thad Wilson, PhD, RN, FNP-BC, FAAN, FAANP, executive associate dean at UI’s College of Nursing was recently part of a panel of experts assembled by Iowa Public Radio to discuss the “common crisis of job burnout.”
Professor Janette Taylor, PhD, RN, WHNP-BC, FAAN, a certified women’s health care nurse practitioner, was recently interviewed for a Gazette article about a paradigm shift that focuses on lowering rates of domestic violence.
Dr. Taylor provided valuable insight for the article because of her research on women’s experiences of intimate partner violence.
Alicia Anne Freiburg, a BSN student who will soon begin her sophomore year at UI’s College of Nursing, was recently interviewed for an article in Quad-Cities Online. Freiburg, who was awarded an Investing in the Future summer research fellowship from the American Gastroenterological Association, was asked about her cancer research as well as her desire to specialize in geriatric nursing.
The University of Iowa College of Nursing is now offering an Adult/Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner program. Eligible students can enroll in this new acute care specialty practice area through the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program. To be considered, a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) or a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) is required.