Northeastern University has received a five-year, $1.5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to establish a new center designed to advance nursing scientists’ research and effective technology interventions for improving self-care and self-management for America’s older adults.
Social scientists and scholars from around the world are convening at Northeastern this week for the International Social Pharmacy Workshop, a four-day conference focused on the psychosocial aspects of medication use.
Terry Fulmer, Dean of the Bouvé College of Health Sciences, has been selected to receive the 2014 Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Gerontological Nursing Association.
Since opening seven months ago, the Arnold S. Goldstein Simulation Laboratories Suite in the Bouvé College of Health Sciences has helped prepare undergraduates for co-op and careers through practical diagnostic exercises.
Northeastern celebrated the inauguration of the Arnold S. Goldstein Simulation Laboratories Suite as well as Goldstein’s life and dedication to learning at an emotional campus event on Thursday.
Local and national healthcare leaders convened at a kick-off event for a new Northeastern program aimed at integrating oral health into overall healthcare practice and education.
Terry Fulmer, dean of the Bouvé College of Health Sciences and chair of the committee charged last year with exploring this issue, discusses the new policy, which goes into effect next month.
The campuswide smoke-free policy will begin this fall, following the recommendation of a committee comprising students, faculty, and staff.
At the first Women Who Inspire panel, six distinguished female leaders in the medical industry shared their stories and advice with more than 75 Northeastern students, faculty, and staff, as […]
The Bouvé College of Health Sciences supports a collaborative approach to healthcare and research, as demonstrated at the 6th annual Interprofessional Research Symposium last week.
Senate members on Wednesday engaged in a lively discussion, the latest in a university-wide effort to gather feedback about a potential smoke-free policy.
The university has convened a committee comprised of students, faculty and staff to explore the possibility of implementing a smoke-free campus policy.
At a symposium hosted by Northeastern on Tuesday, a pioneering chemist marveled at the human body’s ability to flourish in the face of exposure to thousands of harmful pathogens.
A day after the nation went to the polls, we’re talking to Northeastern faculty members about President Barack Obama’s electoral win over Republican Mitt Romney, despite an extremely close popular vote count. Check in throughout the day to see what experts from across the university are saying about what the results mean for the nation and the world.
John Auerbach, a nationally known expert in public healthcare and civic leadership, brings more than 30 years of experience to the university.
Terry Fulmer, dean of the Bouvé College of Health Sciences, says primary care must be expanded to meet the needs of a larger population with access to health care.
Terry Fulmer, dean of the Bouvé College of Health Sciences, led a faculty briefing on health-care policy at the Massachusetts State House on Thursday.
The Bouvé College of Health Sciences held a ceremony Thursday to inaugurate its new Health and Wellness Van, which students and faculty use to serve the community by providing clinical screenings and health education to local residents.
U.S. Surgeon General Regina M. Benjamin told health-care stakeholders on Wednesday at Northeastern that health-care reform takes place “where we live, work and play.”
Judith Salerno of the Institute of Medicine addressed the Northeastern community in the first event in the Bouvé Dean’s Seminar Series.
Terry Fulmer, dean of the Bouvé College of Health Sciences, kicked off the spring 2012 Faculty Works-in-Progress Colloquium Series by discussing her research on elder mistreatment.
The Bouvé College of Health Sciences is home to two members of the Institute of Medicine – considered a top honor bestowed upon researchers in the fields of health and medicine.
Northeastern hosted a recent conference for health-care professionals to discuss the importance of monitoring the growth and development of military-connected children.
Flu shots and information about conditions that afflict many college students are the big draw at the Bouvé College of Health Sciences-sponsored health fair.
Terry Fulmer, a nationally known geriatrics expert who was elected to the Institute of Medicine in 2010, will join the University in October.
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