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Academic News

Online Nursing Programs Honored for Excellence

SUNY Brockport ranked as one of the nation’s best schools for online healthcare degrees.

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Nursing Student and Chair Discuss Nursing Shortage on Spectrum News

Senior nursing student Leigh Sillen featured on Spectrum news discussing the nursing shortage with Chair of the Nursing Department Dr. Kathy Peterson.

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Maternal Mortality Rates in the United States

Dr. Elizabeth Heavey, Department of Nursing, published an article that discussed maternal mortality rates in the United States.

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SUNY Brockport’s Doctorate of Nursing Practice First Doctoral Program Among SUNY Comprehensives

The new Doctorate of Nursing Practice program is now accepting applications for Spring 2021.

Nursing Professors Publish Peer Reviewed Article

Assistant Professors of Nursing Renee Biedlingmaier and Susan Bach publish a peer reviewed article “Achilles tendon rupture: A case report.”

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Dr. Kathy Peterson Publishes Article on Informed Refusal of Health Care Measures

This article discusses the principles of informed consent and informed refusal (IR) in the context of patient-centered care and evidence-based practice, the right of patients to refuse care when properly informed, and the implications of IR for nursing practice.

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Nursing Faculty Publishes Award Winning Article

Dr. Elizabeth Heavey, Department of Nursing, published an award winning article about psychological first aid for nurses during the pandemic response.

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Nursing Professors Give International Presentation

Dr. D’Arcy Gaisser and Jennifer Smalls (Department of Nursing) presented a podium presentation at the Sigma 33rd International Nursing Research Congress held in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Student News

Doctor of Nurse Practice Student Publishes Article on Diabetes

Carrie Li, FNP-BC and current Doctor of Nurse Practice student published an article titled Telehealth for Patients with Diabetes in the August issue of Nursing 2022.

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Nursing Students Discuss the National Nursing Shortage

Two accelerated nursing students joined Kathy Peterson on Connections with Evan Dawson to discuss the current state of nursing.