Message From the Dean

Founding Dean Jean Johnson introduces the George Washington University School of Nursing (GW SON).

Dr. Johnson provides a brief history and outlines the various levels of education offered by the school.  Entrepreneurism and innovation are cornerstones of GW SON, and in this video Dr. Johnson highlights some examples of these activities—such as being among the first schools of nursing to offer online education, one of the first to offer a doctor of nursing practice, and creating bold partnerships to make nursing education accessible to students at various points in their careers.

Also, Dr. Johnson highlights a few of the school's strategic initiatives, including academic activity in the realm of health policy, research and global health.