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Nursing researchers identify ways to help yourself and others feeling alone

May 21, 2024

A 2023 advisory from the U.S. Surgeon General reveals how loneliness can be connected to several serious medical conditions

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Wellness resource for new mothers featured on With Good Reason podcast

May 20, 2024

Nursing researchers discuss perinatal mental health on national podcast

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VCU Nursing and Pharmacy researchers secure grant to tackle obesity in kidney transplant candidates

May 15, 2024

Two researchers have been awarded the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists Foundation and American Nurses Foundation Collaborative Care Grant, fueling research on the implementation of the Comprehensive Overweight/Obesity Management Pre-Kidney Transplant (COMPKT) program.

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Nursing alumna honors her late mother with scholarship

May 11, 2024

Jeanne Duffer, along with her brother Mike Duffer, established the Ann Duffer Nursing Scholarship to support nursing students from underrepresented backgrounds who need financial aid.

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Class of 2024: Erin Norwood hopes to make more space for disability in health care

May 10, 2024

Inspired by faith, family and perseverance, VCU nursing student embraces inclusivity and service to others.

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Class of 2024: Inspired by his own journey, VCU nursing student Aaron Wimer aims to make an impact in mental health care

May 10, 2024

With his second degree from VCU, he will join an evolving field as a psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner.

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Cabaniss chronicled

May 9, 2024

Startling, little-known or long-forgotten revelations from the school's history.

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From charge nurse to in charge as a managed care leader, nursing alumna reflects on a successful career

May 7, 2024

Alumna Linda Hines’ 27-year career spans roles at the bedside to the executive chair.

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Many hands make right work

May 6, 2024

How the VCU Health Hub and School of Nursing team up to serve Richmond’s East End community.

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