IUSON: Empowering Leaders
Points of Pride
Join us Friday May 4th for the 2018 IUSON Biennial Distinguished Lectureship. This year's theme is Design and Innovation in Nursing, Healthcare, and Education. Check out the agenda and featured speakers. Register today! Read more »
Congratulations to professors Pei-Shiun Chang (R) and Yvonne Lu (L) on receiving a $2,500 award from the Alpha chapter of Sigma Theta Tau for their proposal titled “Physical and Psychological Effects of Qigong Exercise in Community-Dwelling Older African Americans.”
The following BSN students have been named “IUPUI Top 100” for their scholastic achievement, extracurricular activities on campus and civic and community service: Emily Cutcliffe, Aleksa Todorovic, Kaylin Fanta, Alyssa Wickham and Sydney Hite. CONGRATULATIONS!!!
Congratulations to Wanda Thruston! She was selected as the recipient of the 2018 Charles R. Bantz Chancellor’s Community Fellowship for her proposal, “Creation of Trauma-Responsive Services for Indianapolis Metropolitan High School: Using an Internal-Design Approach.
Professors Susan Hickman (left) and Joan Haase (right), along with Dr. Greg Sachs (center) of IU School of Medicine recently hosted the 2018 Palliative Care Conference as part their role as co-directors of the IUPUI Research in Palliative and End-of-Life Communication and Training (RESPECT) Center.
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It probably seems like only yesterday since your pinning ceremony and the pomp and circumstance of your graduation. Time has flown by and it&rsqu... Read More »
The program was developed in response to dentists and nurse practitioners being asked to expand their respective scopes of practice. Two dental school faculty, Dr. Joan Kowolik and Dr. Richard Jackson, and two nursing school faculty, Kathleen Kent and Carol Clark, developed the experiential learning opportunity with support from the IUPUI Center for Teaching and Learning.
IU School of Nursing lecturer and former public health nurse Jessica Klipsch touches lives as foster parent
“When I was pregnant with my second son, I had this very strong feeling that fostering was in our future,” she said. “I wanted to be a helper and supporter in the adoption process. While we were informed by our faith on the topic, my husband and I also felt that if we had the resources we should step up.” - Jessica Klipsch
Newly Appointed Associate Dean Mary Lynn Davis-Ajami and Team Establish Vision and Goals for IU School of Nursing-Bloomington
IU School of Nursing Bloomington associate dean Mary Lynn Davis-Ajami and her team have developed a thoughtful vision for the future of the School of Nursing on the Bloomington campus. "We are ready to make the School more visible while continuing to represent our core values," said Dr. Davis-Ajami. "My goal is to have a waiting line out the door for people to work and study here."
Indiana University School of Nursing Faculty Members Meg Moorman and Cassandra Siktberg Learn Innovative Teaching Methods through Mosaic Initiative
Read about Mosaic - an initiative that studies the different approaches to active learning based on academic discipline, instructional goals and class size - and how two nursing faculty are using the strategies in their classrooms. Meg Moorman, PhD, RN, WHNP-BC, is a clinical assistant professor in the Indiana University School of Nursing (IUSON) and served as a fellow for last year’s cohort. Cassandra Siktberg, MSN, RN, a lecturer at IUSON, was named to the 2017-2018 Mosaic Faculty Fellows cohort.