Better Nursing Resources for Critically Ill Babies Could Improve Health of 7 out of 10 Black Preemies
In the first study of its kind about critically ill infants, a University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing investigation shows that an insufficient number of nurses and poor work environments are associated with poorer health of infants born in...
23-Sep-2014 1:00 PM EDT
In the largest study of its kind, a University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing (Penn Nursing) investigation shows that home health agencies providing organizational support to their nurses get better outcomes. The best outcomes for patients,...
15-Sep-2014 11:00 AM EDT
RightCare Solutions, the company co-founded by Penn Nursing professor Kathryn Bowles, was awarded 'Game Changing Healthcare Company of the Year' at the 21st Annual Enterprise Awards presented by PACT, the Greater Philadelphia Alliance for Capital...
12-May-2014 3:30 PM EDT
The award will help Penn Nursing predoctoral student Darina Petrovsky expand her exploration of the impact of music on language and memory in Alzheimer's patients.
8-May-2014 9:50 AM EDT
Edna Adan has been named the inaugural recipient of the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing Renfield Foundation Award for Global Women’s Health.
18-Apr-2014 1:00 PM EDT
Penn Nursing and partner Zeena Johar, creator of SughaVazhvu Healthcare, use innovation to bridge the primary healthcare gap for rural peoples in India.
11-Apr-2014 3:00 PM EDT
Learn about global aging and vital signs from health experts at the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing. Enroll now in Growing Old Around the Globe and Vital Signs: Understanding What the Body is Telling Us, two free courses which commence...
3-Apr-2014 3:00 PM EDT
Dean Afaf Meleis to be Honored with Claire M. Fagin Distinguished Researcher Award in Philadelphia on April 10
Dr. Afaf I. Meleis, PhD, DrPS(hon), FAAN, Dean of the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, has been named the 2014 recipient of the Claire M. Fagin Distinguished Researcher Award. The Fagin Award will be presented on April 10, 2014 and will...
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In the largest study of its kind, researchers led by the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing have investigated the caregivers of 186 mothers to childhood brain tumor survivors aged 14-40 whose care needs last long into adulthood. They based...
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