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William F. Connell School of Nursing

2010 Archive

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December Baccalaureate Ceremony

Eight Connell School students took part in the December Baccalaureate Mass.

Death without distress

Associate Dean Patricia Tabloski writes an op-ed for the Boston Herald.

Mission to Haiti

Despite setback, CSON hopeful on Haiti trip.

BC women's soccer team makes final 4

Connell school freshman, Jessica Mickelson, heads to the NCAA final 4 as a goalie.

DeMarco receives national award

Associate Professor given ANAC excellence in HIV Prevention Award.

Inaugural Pinnacle Lecture Series

Dr. Terry Fulmer address the future of health care.

10 honored at AAN

3 professors, 6 alum, and 1 visiting scholar named as American Academy of Nursing fellows

Excellence in Programming

Continuing Education honored

A visionary leader

Dean honored by alma mater.

Sampson joins AANP advisory council

Professor serves as regional representative.

Flanagan receives top honor

Professor given Research to Practice Writer’s Award.

Amar and Fontenot honored

Forensic nurse faculty given international recognition.

CSON grad honors veterans

First woman to address veterans event

Strengthening international relationships

Swiss leaders sign agreement with Boston College.

Lichuan Ye honored

Second professor named Haley Nurse Scientist at BWH

Global vision

Connell students turn to international sources for summer educational experiences. 

Dean Kelleher award winner

Connell School dean Susan Gennaro presented Genevieve V. Foley ’66, a pediatric oncology nurse, with the second annual Dean Rita P. Kelleher Award

Close-up: A Model Patient

Boston College Magazine story addresses the role computer-programmable mannequins play in "patient simulation"

Building leadership competencies

Undergraduate participates in leadership conference with students from across the health care disciplines

Childhood maltreatment survivors

Willis has been awarded NIH/NINR funding to study healing in adult male survivors of childhood maltreatment

Community health fair

Faculty member Allyssa Harris, a student, and an alumna participate in a health fair that Harris started 12 years ago

Japanese mental health experts

Psychiatric mental health experts visit from Japan to discuss the creation of a graduate nursing program in their hospital

Pain management and genetics

Students and faculty attend intensive NIH research training course on pain methodologies

Nurses' ethical decision making

Pamela Grace is part of a team recently awarded a HRSA grant to support ethical decision making in staff nurses

International and intercultural collaboration

Undergraduates are invited to participate in a program with other students from around the world in Lausanne, Switzerland

Burgess and Roy honored

Two professors inducted into Sigma Theta Tau International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame

Global health perspectives

Students expand their knowledge of global health in Ecuador as part of a new course taught by Joyce Pulcini

Doctoral student wins essay prize

Doug Schlichting has been given an award for his paper, which will be published in Nursing Philosophy.

Students travel to Lourdes

Three Connell School seniors chronicle their experiences in Lourdes assisting pilgrims who were visiting the shrine.

Treatment Strategies - AIDS

Connell School Associate Professor Rosanna DeMarco was named to the editorial board of the international journal Treatment Strategies - AIDS.

Jonas Nursing Scholar

Ph.D. candidate Lisa Wolf was honored by the Jonas Center for Nursing Excellence and National League for Nursing.

Princess Muna of Jordan visits BC

The princess gave a presentation to mental health experts, including Associate Dean for Research Barbara Wolfe, Ph.D. '95, who spoke to the Jordanian delegation about psychiatric and mental health nursing.

Alumna elected president of ANA

Karen Daley, M.S. '04, Ph.D. '10, is named president of the American Nurses Association.

Burgess on ABC's "20/20"

Connell School Professor Ann Burgess was interviewed on "20/20" about the Riley Fox murder case.

Obit: Bernadette Patricia "Pat" Hungler

Retired Connell School Associate Professor Bernadette Hungler passed away on June 10, 2010

The changing role of the NP

Associate Professor Joyce Pulcini interviewed about trends and changes in education for NPs

Building research skills in Switzerland

PhD students to attend research program at the University of Basel's Institute of Nursing Science

Master's entry scholarships

Connell School re-awarded funds to support graduate students underrepresented in nursing

Award for study in South Africa

Undergraduate student awarded prestigious Boren Scholarship to study Xhosa in South Africa

Commencement 2010

On May 24, Boston College graduates, friends, and families gathered for the University's 134th Commencement.

Celebrating Nurses’ Week with MGH

Dean Gennaro highlights nursing research at MGH’s Nurse Recognition Week celebration

LGBT resiliency

Conference brings multidisciplinary researchers together to discuss healing after trauma in the LGBT population

Heart and soul of the team

Master's student Barbara Hayes honors her preceptor, Anne Mahler, in the Boston Globe's "Salute to Nurses"

Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame

Burgess and Roy to be inducted into new International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame

A new collaboration

Nursing and social work researchers team up to help inner-city patients with chronic illnesses

Wisdom shared

Students meet with AARP president and School of Nursing alumna Jennie Chin Hansen

Diversity workshop

Diversity consultant visits campus to discuss integration of cultural issues into nursing curricula

Mentor of the year

Associate director for student services Maureen Eldredge wins mentoring award

Health care reform

A conversation with AARP president and School of Nursing alumna on health care reform, aging

Safety tips

Connell School seniors appeared on Catholic TV's "This is the Day" to talk about fall prevention

Highlighting PhD research

Event brings together doctoral students and recent alumni from three Boston College schools

Collaboration with McLean Hospital

Connell School faculty and alumna conduct research at nationally ranked psychiatric hospital

DNA Debacle

Forensic lecture brings Dateline producer and Suffolk County assistant district attorney to campus

Enrollment growth

New data shows 20 percent increase in nursing doctoral program enrollment

Featured scholar

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation profiles Amar as featured scholar

On the cover

Boston College Magazine cover story features Barone and the clinical experiences of her students

"Book of the year"

Tabloski's book recognized by the American Journal of Nursing

Nurse-scientist celebration

Brigham and Women's Hospital and the Connell School celebrate the Haley Nurse-Scientist Program

Hope, promise, and possibility

Amar delivers keynote address to New England Regional Black Nurses Association

HIV/AIDS education

DeMarco named to HIV/AIDS expert review panel for Massachusetts Department of Health

New associate editor

Amar appointed associate editor of Journal of Forensic Nursing

Editorial board appointee

Flanagan named to editorial board of Journal of Nursing and Healthcare of Chronic Illness

New partnerships

Swiss leaders in health care and education visit Boston College

Nurse-scientist

Gregory named inaugural Haley Nurse-Scientist at Brigham and Women's Hospital

Guest editor appointments

Fantasia and Fontenot to be guest editors for obstetric, gynecologic, and neonatal nursing journal

Helping in Haiti

Annie Lewis O'Connor PhD '08 travels to Haiti to respond to the desperate need for emergency aid

Nursing Research reappointments

Jones and Vessey reappointed to editorial board of Nursing Research.

Faculty guest editors

Grace and Willis guest edit Nursing Philosophy