Mayor Bill de Blasio has declared Oct. 22 “Columbia University School of Nursing Day” in New York City. The official proclamation celebrates Columbia Nursing breaking ground on its new state-of-the-art facility in Washington Heights.
22-Oct-2014 1:00 PM EDT
When the clocks “fall back” this year on Nov. 2, don’t let gaining an extra hour rob you of needed sleep. There’s plenty you can do now to establish healthy sleep habits and make it easier to reset your internal clock.
16-Oct-2014 12:00 PM EDT
Groundbreaking Event Celebrating the Columbia University School of Nursing’s New Home.
15-Oct-2014 9:40 AM EDT
Nursing home infection rates are on the rise, a study from Columbia University School of Nursing found, suggesting that more must be done to protect residents of these facilities from preventable complications.
7-Oct-2014 10:00 AM EDT
Preventing childhood obesity may begin at home, but there’s plenty nurses can do to help parents embrace healthy lifestyle choices, says Rita John, DNP, EdD, CPNP-PC, DCC, director of the pediatric primary care nurse practitioner program at...
25-Sep-2014 11:00 AM EDT
A new project led by Jeffrey Kwong, DNP, ANP-BC, director of the adult gerontology primary care nurse practitioner program at Columbia University School of Nursing, is working to eliminate health disparities in the LGBT population in New York City.
25-Sep-2014 11:00 AM EDT
Columbia Nursing Congratulates Professor Elaine Larson, First Nurse Given New York Academy of Medicine’s Clinical Practice Award
Columbia University School of Nursing congratulates Elaine Larson, PhD, RN, FAAN, associate dean for research, on her selection by the New York Academy of Medicine as the 2014 recipient of the John Stearns Medal for Distinguished Contributions in...
28-Aug-2014 9:00 AM EDT
A study from Columbia University School of Nursing published this month in the Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing found that 40 percent of patients with pacemakers and defibrillators had little to no ability to understand information about their...
13-Aug-2014 6:00 AM EDT
With the NYC Marathon less than a week away, now is the time for runners to start focusing on race-day safety.
27-Oct-2014 3:00 PM EDT
15-Oct-2014 10:40 AM EDT
Planning to travel outside the U.S. this holiday season? A travel medicine checkup can help prepare you for health complications you may encounter on the road.
14-Oct-2014 3:00 PM EDT
Most new moms know the benefits of breast feeding. But many women still don’t know where to turn for help when breast feeding doesn’t go as smoothly as they imagined it would.
27-Aug-2014 11:00 AM EDT
With measles cases in the U.S. at a 20-year high, it’s more important than ever to keep your hands clean. Soap and water or hand sanitizer are powerful weapons against the current measles outbreak, says Elaine Larson, PhD, RN, FAAN, associate...
29-May-2014 4:00 PM EDT
As you travel to visit friends and family this holiday season, don’t leave home without the hand sanitizer. During cold and flu season, that’s one of three things you can do to protect yourself from getting sick you’re on the go. Here’s what...
2-Dec-2013 2:00 PM EST
Valentine’s Day Tips to Keep Intimacy and Sexuality Alive After or During Menopause From Columbia Nursing Expert
Columbia University School of Nursing Menopause expert Nancy Reame, PhD, provides tips for enjoying a great sex life during this stage.
11-Feb-2013 3:00 PM EST
Columbia U Midwifery Expert Available for Comment on Study Confirming Birth Centers Provide Safe and Effective Care
1-Feb-2013 10:35 AM EST