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College of Nursing announces new Associate Dean of Faculty Affairs

College of Nursing announces new Associate Dean of Faculty Affairs

Dr. Robin Dail joins the college as the Associate Dean of Faculty Affairs.

Following the road unplanned

Following the road unplanned

A career in nursing wasn't always the plan for Dale Barwick. She attended Clemson University to be a veterinarian, but plans changed. After advice from a family friend, Dale changed her major and she hasn't looked back.

Free-range Gamecocks: UofSCNursing goes global

Free-range Gamecocks: UofSCNursing goes global

Three groups of UofSCNursing students and faculty recently traveled across the globe for study abroad and mission trips.

College of Nursing announces new Associate Dean of Academics

College of Nursing announces new Associate Dean of Academics

Dr. Kristen Starnes-Ott will join the college this month as the Associate Dean of Academics.

How is UofSCNursing responding to the Nursing Shortage?

How is UofSCNursing responding to the Nursing Shortage?

The registered nurse shortage is again in full bloom here in South Carolina and in regions across the US. We now have an estimated 2000 RN vacancies across the state.

Researching new triage methods to save lives

Researching new triage methods to save lives

As part of a $2.5 million, 4-year grant from the National Institutes of Health and the National Library of Medicine, more than 550 emergency personnel, faculty and students from the College of Nursing participated in a drill that was a carbon copy of a deadly South Carolina train accident.

Annual Leadership Summit held

Annual Leadership Summit held

Over 150 healthcare professionals attended the 2017 Annual Leadership Summit sponsored by The Center for Nursing Leadership.

April 20: Celebrate Nursing Gala and Auction

April 20: Celebrate Nursing Gala and Auction

Hosted by the USC College of Nursing and the Partnership Board, the Celebrate Nursing Gala and Auction raises money to support the college's unrestricted fund and student scholarships.

Harris wins Breakthrough Graduate Scholar Award

Harris wins Breakthrough Graduate Scholar Award

What is rest? Eboni Harris asked a group of African-American women this question as part of her doctoral thesis. She’s a 2017 recipient of the Breakthrough Graduate Scholar Award.

Alumni Spotlight: Four months in Restauración

Alumni Spotlight: Four months in Restauración

Alumna Alexandra Nitsos, '16 BSN, shares her experiences in the Dominican Republic as an ambassador for the Foundation for International Medical Relief of Children.

Nurse practitioners back bill for more access to write drug prescriptions

Nurse practitioners back bill for more access to write drug prescriptions

The debate continues on whether nurse practitioners should be able write certain prescriptions, and more.

The College of Nursing welcomes new faculty

The College of Nursing welcomes new faculty

Three new faculty members have joined our celebrated staff. With extensive clinical and educational backgrounds, they bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to nursing classrooms.

CarolinaCards to feature suicide hotline number

CarolinaCards to feature suicide hotline number

Nursing student Bradley Quarles may have given USC's iconic plastic token another function: saving lives.

MSN Organizational Leadership graduates first two alumni

MSN Organizational Leadership graduates first two alumni

The Master’s of Science in Nursing Organizational Leadership program graduated its first two alumni in 2016, Erica Coward in summer 2016 and Ashley Ball in fall 2016.

Scholarship established in memory of alumna Venice Gardner Lisenby

Scholarship established in memory of alumna Venice Gardner Lisenby

The Venice Gardner Lisenby Nursing Scholarship has been established in memory of Venice Gardner Lisenby by her daughter to provide assistance to deserving BSN students.

Nursing student realizes dream with graduation

Nursing student realizes dream with graduation

For Emily Bethea the road to becoming a nurse has been filled with twists and turns, and it hasn't always been easy.

College honors alumni award recipients at alumni oyster roast

College honors alumni award recipients at alumni oyster roast

The College of Nursing awarded its 2016 Outstanding Nurse Alumnus awards at its inaugural Alumni Oyster Roast on Friday, Nov. 4. This year's recipients are Dr. Stacy L. Collier and Dr. Kahlil A. Demonbreun.

Dr. Karen McDonnell Receives Grant for Lung Cancer Survivorship Research

Dr. Karen McDonnell Receives Grant for Lung Cancer Survivorship Research

This two-year grant, given by the Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation, will allow for the creation of a statewide network that will survey existing support systems and identify gaps in patient coverage in the state.

Improving access to child mental health services

Improving access to child mental health services

Access to mental heath services for children and adolescents in South Carolina is an ongoing problem Dr. Kathrene Brendell has been working years to improve. Nurse practitioners might be the answer.

Apply for the Amy V. Cockcroft Leadership Program

Apply for the Amy V. Cockcroft Leadership Program

We are seeking qualified applicants for the 2017-2018 Amy V. Cockcroft Leadership Program. The deadline for applications is January 15, 2017.

College of Nursing receives American Assembly for Men in Nursing Award

College of Nursing receives American Assembly for Men in Nursing Award

The University of South Carolina College of Nursing is the recipient of the 2016 AAMN Best School or College of Nursing Award. This award is given for providing a gender diverse and inclusive nursing environment.

Training leaders, harnessing data for better health

Training leaders, harnessing data for better health

Ronda Hughes isn't satisfied with the state of health care in the United States -- and she's spent her whole career trying to improve it.

A Practice of Caring

A Practice of Caring

Children and Family Healthcare Practice serves a growing clientele.

UofSC launches bold health sciences initiative

UofSC launches bold health sciences initiative

The University of South Carolina will build on its nationally recognized programs to create a premier health sciences experience students.

A New Tradition for Nursing

A New Tradition for Nursing

To kick off the fall semester, the College of Nursing held its inaugural White Coat Ceremony for graduate students.

 

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