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Subway Derailment Simulation Showcases How Columbia Nursing Uses Cutting Edge Technology in Nursing Education
Imagine walking into an emergency room amidst chaos. A subway derailment has occurred and injured straphangers are rushing in with a range of injuries. It’s your job as a nurse practitioner to...
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Columbia Nursing’s Sandra Alvarado Talks about the critical role of the mental health NP in Primary Care
An Instructor at Columbia Nursing, Susan Alvarado says she’s seen advanced practice nursing transform before her very eyes. An alum of Columbia (‘76) and Columbia Nursing (’98), she left her job...
Columbia Nursing had a special visitor on January 18th, as New York State Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul visited the new building and had a hands-on demonstration of the Helene Fuld Health Trust...
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Publications, Presentations, and Other News January 2018
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When Columbia Nursing Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) students Julian Piazzola ’18 and William Scott Wise ’18 first heard about an opportunity to assist a surgical mission in Ecuador...
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There are nearly 3 million registered nurses and midwives in the United States. However it is nurses outside of the U.S.–nearly 19 million of them–who help to make nurses the largest global health...
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Most people with asthma or allergies don’t usually associate their worsening symptoms with the effects of climate change. However, according to a paper published by researchers at Columbia...
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Columbia Nursing is breaking down barriers to access to culturally sensitive care through education, research, and practice.
Understanding the health care needs of the LGBT community has been challenging for educators, scientists, and practitioners. Columbia Nursing is addressing this need through targeted research that...
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A passion for health advocacy can be ignited in the education setting.
Advocating for sound health policy is intrinsic to the nursing profession. Columbia faculty and
alumni talk about how their careers have been shaped by policy, and how to encourage our...