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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."
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.
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.
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