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There are 3 Million Nurses in the U.S.: Will We Vote in the 2016 Presidential Election?

By Patricia Cannistraci, DNS, RN, CNE This week our country will elect a new president, along with many other officials at the local, regional, and national level. I can only imagine the impact that would be made following the election if all nurses voted. Did...  [Read More]

Nagelsmith to Make Women and Leadership Presentation

 The 60th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women will take place March 14 – 24 at the UN Headquarters and surrounding venues in New York City. This year, Laurie Nagelsmith, PhD, associate dean for the School of Health Sciences, will present...  [Read More]

Dean Pollard Elected to New York State ANA

Mary Lee Pollard, PhD, RN, CNE, dean of the School of Nursing has been elected to the American Nurses Association – New York Board of Directors.  Polard took the oath of office at the organization’s annual meeting on September 26....  [Read More]

Back to Nursing Being Influential

By Bonny Kehm, PhD, RN Faculty Program Director, BS Nursing Program Last week we celebrated Presidents’ Day. As we honor our past leaders, we should also reflect on the role nurses should have in legislation and health policy.  Did you know that nurses...  [Read More]