New center targets nursing research, self-​​care technologies

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.

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The Five Advanced Nursing Roles that Nobody Knows About

A Reg­is­tered Nurse (RN) works in var­ious set­tings and with dif­ferent patient pop­u­la­tions. You can find him/​​her caring for people in world-​​​​class hos­pi­tals or in the slums of third-​​​​world countries. […]

Northeastern partners on Boston’s new Alzheimer’s initiative

Alice Bonner, an asso­ciate pro­fessor of nursing at North­eastern and a national leader in Alzheimer’s dis­ease care research, will lead the university’s efforts as part of an ini­tia­tive aimed at pro­viding more sup­port ser­vices to people with Alzheimer’s and their fam­i­lies and raising aware­ness about the impor­tance of early detection.

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Blood Pressure Cuffs and Paintbrushes: Insight Gained from Pediatrics

This post was written by Angelica Recierdo, a third-​​​​year nursing stu­dent with a minor in Eng­lish. She has worked/​​studied at many of the major Boston hos­pi­tals and is also a […]