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Feb
24
2021
The Office of Trafficking in Persons released Core Competencies for Anti-Trafficking Response. This is a project LHSON's, Dr. Jessica Peck, has been working on for three years. It was a collaboration between NAPNAP, the International Centre for Missing and Exploited Children, HEAL Trafficking, and HHS.
Feb
5
2021
Lariat TV News reported about the Waco vaccination clinic and how our nursing students are helping in the effort.
Feb
3
2021
About 120 senior-level, second-semester nursing students and assigned faculty with Baylor University’s Louise Herrington School of Nursing have volunteered to help administer the COVID-19 Moderna vaccine at the Waco-McLennan County Public Health District vaccination clinic. Every Thursday through March at the Waco Convention Center, two faculty and about two dozen nursing students will help at each weekly clinic. The nursing school also plans to assist with vaccination clinics at Baylor Scott & White Health in Dallas and Plano, Parkland Hospital in Dallas and several other Dallas-area hospitals in the weeks ahead.
Jan
29
2021
Clinical Simulation Building Reimagined
Striving to remain competitive in an ever-changing academic environment, the Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing (LHSON) reimagined its Clinical Simulation Building (CSB) in late fall 2020 to grow in scope and stature. The CSB admitted several new patients, also known as manikins or high-fidelity simulators, to its expanded patient care area floors.
Jan
28
2021
Baylor Nursing Students Volunteer at COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics at Waco Convention Center
Around 120 senior-level, second-semester nursing students and assigned faculty with Baylor University's Louise Herrington School of Nursing (LHSON) have volunteered to help administer the COVID-19 Moderna vaccine at the Waco-McLennan County Public Health District vaccination clinic beginning today and every Thursday through March at the Waco Convention Center.
Jan
28
2021
Fox44 TV reported LHSON nursing students and faculty have volunteered to help administer the COVID-19 Moderna vaccine at the Waco-McLennan County Public Health District vaccination clinics.
Jan
20
2021
LHSON Welcomes Shanna Ingram to Clinical Simulation Building
The Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing (LHSON) is pleased to welcome Shanna Ingram, as the new Staff Simulation Facilitator of the Clinical Simulation Building. In her role, she will oversee the education arm of simulation and work alongside the faculty sim facilitators to ensure all simulation activities are of the highest quality, meet the stated objectives and produce the desired learning outcomes.
Dec
25
2020
Over the Christmas holidays, Houston's ABC TV, channel 13, interviewed Claire Ginger, a 2020 May grad from Baylor LHSON. She now works as an ER nurse at Memorial Hermann and shared her perspective on the pandemic during the first six months of her career.
Dec
21
2020
Dr. Jessica Peck was interviewed by NPSchools.com to gain her feedback on the journey of the pandemic related to nurses and nurse practitioners specifically. She also shared about her leadership role with NAPNAP and why it is so important to her.
Nov
12
2020
9th Annual Going for the Gold Gala – Raises $613,000
In spring 2020 the Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing anticipated hosting its 9th annual Going for the Gold Gala at the Westin Galleria on April 25 however COVID-19 set in and caused the event to be postponed. Striving to be compliant and relevant, we instead hosted a virtual gala on November 12, 2020 at 7:00 p.m.
Oct
9
2020
Check out this article in MinorityNurse.com featured in the special issue celebrating midwifery week 2020. Dr. Karen Cotter shares remarks on how midwifery schools across the United States have adapted during COVID-19.
Sep
17
2020
LHSON Reports Successful 2020 North Texas Giving Day
Thank you for your incredible support of the Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing (LHSON) on September 17, 2020, North Texas Giving Day. Participating for the 8th year, the LHSON raised over $51,244 from 147 donors!
Aug
10
2020
LHSON Welcomes Jamie Quinn as New Director of the Learning Resource Center
The Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing (LHSON) is pleased to welcome Jamie Quinn, MSIS, as the new Director of the Learning Resource Center.
Aug
6
2020
American Academy of Nursing Announces 2020 Class of New Fellows
The LHSON is happy to share news from The American Academy of Nursing (Academy) announcing 230 distinguished nurse leaders who will join the 2020 Class of Fellows. Dr. Jessica Peck is among the list. As the Academy stated, "The inductees will be recognized for their significant contributions to health and health care at the Academy’s annual Transforming Health, Driving Policy Conference, taking place virtually October 29-31, 2020."
Aug
2
2020
An interdisciplinary team of Baylor University researchers and physicians from Bangalore Baptist Hospital has developed a diabetes mobile health app with culturally tailored resources.
Jul
24
2020
US News Reports on the Health Effects of Unemployment During Pandemic
Learn about the health effects of unemployment during the pandemic in this US News article featuring Dr. Melissa Neathery, clinical associate professor at the LHSON.
Jul
16
2020
U.S. News & World Report recognized Dr. Jessica Peck as a nurse leader in the challenge of reporting accurate information during the pandemic.
Jul
15
2020
Registered Nursing.org published an article about a shortage in pediatric nurse practitioners. Dr. Renee Flippo shared her expertise on the subject and talked about the LHSON's new online DNP Pediatric Nurse Practitioner track.
Jul
12
2020
RegisteredNursing.com interviewed Dr. Shelby Garner about the increasing value of DNP level education for nurses with relation to RN to MSN programs. Click to read the full article.
Jun
29
2020
Baylor Nursing Students Are Eager to Make a Difference
Baylor Magazine highlights the difference Baylor Nursing students are making in 2020 during the International Year of the Nurse and the Midwife and throughout the challenges of COVID-19.
Jun
28
2020
Plano nurse and LHSON DNP-FNP online student Rachel Carmichael shared her story about working as a healthcare worker in NYC.
Jun
22
2020
Dr. Renee Flippo Awarded Benjamin F. Brown Fund for Interdisciplinary and Collaborative Scholarship
Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing is pleased to share that Renee Flippo, DNP, APRN, CPNP-PC, Clinical Associate Professor, LHSON, has been awarded $24,315 from Baylor University through the Dr. Benjamin F. Brown IV Fund for Interdisciplinary and Collaborative Scholarship to support the nursing schools work and partnership at Bangalore Baptist Hospital in India.
Jun
17
2020
Dr. Jessica Peck's perspective on the level of nursing respect and influence during these challenging days is featured in D Magazine.
Jun
16
2020
Ask A Professor: How NPs Can Fight the Rural Health Crisis
Interviewed by NPSchools.com, LHSON's Dr. Annie Abraham gives her perspective about the impact of minimal healthcare in rural areas and the role nurse practitioners can play in this crisis.
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