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Aug
10
2020
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."
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
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
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.
Jun
12
2020
Sharing her thoughts about giving nurses a voice in health care policy, Dr. Jessica Peck is featured in the Waco-Tribune Herald.
Jun
11
2020
Dr. Jessica Peck from the Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing gives her perspective on conspiracy theories in healthcare during COVID-19.
Jun
2
2020
Congratulations Dr. Jennifer Hensley Named Fellow of ACNM
Recognized as a new Fellow of the American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM), Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing (LHSON) congratulates Jennifer Hensley, EdD, CNM, WHNP-BC, LCCE, Nursing Clinical Professor and Coordinator of the Nurse-Midwifery Program Track in the Doctor of Nursing Practice program.
May
26
2020
LHSON Congratulates Dr. Lisa Jones, New FastBacc Clinical Coordinator
The Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing congratulates Lisa M. Jones, DNP, MPH, RN, on being named the new FastBacc Clinical Coordinator in addition to serving as a Lecturer. In her new role, Dr. Jones responsibilities include being a resource and support for students, assisting with clinical site placements and lab orientation, assisting with recruitment and retention of students and donors.
May
19
2020
2020 DFW Great 100 Nurses Honors Dr. Deborah Petty
Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing is proud to have twenty-one nurses recognized over the years as DFW Great 100 Nurses. For 2020, we congratulate Dr. Deborah Petty, DNP, APRN, ACNS-BC, Clinical Assistant Professor, LHSON.
May
18
2020
LHSON 2020 DAISY Awards for Outstanding Nursing Students
The Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing (LHSON) congratulates Erial Cromie and Laura Cordova for receiving the 2020 DAISY Awards for Outstanding Nursing Student.
May
15
2020
BU LHSON Virtual Pinning & Recognition Ceremony for Class of 2020
In the spirit of commemorating the success of our 2020 graduates and complying with social distancing guidelines in Texas due to COVID-19, Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing (LHSON) offered some creative ways to celebrate nursing grads and their milestone achievement.
May
14
2020
LHSON alum Debra Tibbetts was interviewed on Houston Christian radio KSBJ. Listen to her inspiring words. It will touch your heart.
May
11
2020
LHSON is proud to share this news clip from KVUE-ABC in Austin during National Nurses Week. The reporter interviewed one of LHSON's DNP Executive Nurse Leadership online students, Tami Taylor, MSN, MBA, RN, NEA-BC, Chief Nursing Officer at St. David's HealthCare Round Rock.
May
4
2020
Medical Experts Stress Personal Safety Measures As Businesses Reopen
The Waco Tribune shared an article about how Texas businesses, especially those in McLennan County, will handle their first week operating again amidst COVID-19 safety guidelines. Healthcare professionals providing feedback included: Dr. Jessica Peck, a faculty member from Baylor University's Louise Herrington School of Nursing and Dr. Jeff Levin, a professor of epidemiology and population health at Baylor University.
May
1
2020
Austin-Area Nurse Battles Coronavirus on Hospital Floors and in the Classroom
Gillian “Gidge” Lukes runs a floor of 200 employees at an Austin Ascension Seton Texas Hospital and is a student in the Executive Nurse Leadership online DNP program at Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing. She shares her story of balancing both work and school during this challenging time.
Apr
29
2020
Baylor Nursing Student Elected to 2020-2021 BOD for National Student Nurses Association
The Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing (LHSON) is pleased to share that Level 3, S1 nursing student Stacie Kinsey was elected Secretary/Treasurer of the National Board of Directors for the National Student Nurses Association (NSNA), 2020-2021 academic year.
Apr
26
2020
TV Interview - LHSON Alum Debra Tibbetts Works 21 Days in NY to Help Fight Coronavirus
LHSON alum and Houston area resident, Debra Tibbetts, was interviewed by ABC-13 TV-Houston about her work on the front lines as a nurse in New York to help fight the coronavirus.
Apr
21
2020
Baylor Alumni First Responder Spotlight featuring Debra Tibbetts
During the month of April in the Baylor Alumni enewsletter, DFW Regional Digest, a first responder on the front lines of the COVID-19 response will be featured. This weeks featured alum is Baylor nursing grad, Debra Tibbetts, BSN ’84, from Deer Park, Texas, who is currently serving in New York City to meet the critical shortage of health care professionals. Click to read her full story.
Apr
9
2020
Support for our community health centers is vital especially for Healing Hands Ministries run by a graduate of the Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing, Janna Gardner.
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