News Archive

With as many students and faculty active in education, practice, policy and research as we have at GW Nursing, it can be difficult to capture all of their stories. These are just some examples of the work going on here — work done by dedicated students and top-tier faculty alike — that help this school continue to grow and flourish.

At the Intersection of Mental and Physical Health, a DNP Health Policy Student is Making a Difference

November 10, 2023

A dedicated healthcare professional, Samantha Roche's journey is a testament to the power of self-discovery and continuous education.

A Compassionate Nurse Practitioner Working to Improve Health Equity for Neurodiverse Communities

November 10, 2023

Nursing is a profession where compassion, dedication, and a commitment to lifelong learning are paramount. Naterra Walker, an NP, embodies these qualities

Dean Susan Kelly-Weeder on the Importance of Nurse Practitioners and the Future of the Profession

November 10, 2023

The ability to care for others is at the heart of nursing, and as nurse practitioners, we have the opportunity to make an even greater difference

Resilience and Fulfillment: Hallmarks of an Evolution from Corpsman to Nurse

November 7, 2023

When it comes to embarking on a career in nursing, inspiration often takes root in personal experiences and a deep desire to make a difference

How A Tragic Fall Inspired a Life’s Calling

November 3, 2023

Briana Sachner's journey from a young student to a dedicated nurse is a testament to the power of inspiration, perseverance, and a deep desire to make a difference in the lives of others.

A Transformative Path from Navy Corpsman to Compassionate Nurse

November 3, 2023

Jeffrey V. Kai, BSN, RN., a 2023 graduate of the Veterans Bachelor of Science in Nursing (VBSN) program and a member of the United States Navy Reserves, stands as a testament to the remarkable journeys that individuals can undertake in pursuit of their dreams.

Health Policy and Media Fellow Named Finalist in Spanish Nursing Awards

October 23, 2023

Hildegart Gonzalez, P.h.D., a 2022-2023 Fellow in Health Policy and Media, is a finalist for the Spanish National Nursing Awards.

GW Nursing Fellow is AAN Edge Runner

Baby Steps by Danielle Sarik
October 23, 2023

The AAN has selected innovative nurse-designed models for recognition at the 2023 Health Policy Conference. One of these Edge Runners has been awarded to Danielle Sarik, Ph.D., APRN, CPNP-PC.

Fight Ageism and "The Golden Bachelor" Impact

October 6, 2023

Associate Professor Melissa Batchelor, Ph.D., RN-BC, FNP-BC, FGSA, FAAN, joined ABC7's Good Morning Washington to discuss the impact of the show "The Golden Bachelor" on the way people view dating after age 60 and on fighting ageism

Four Distinguished Faculty Bring Wealth of Experience, Expertise, and Passion to GW Nursing

October 5, 2023

Christine Corbett, Amanda NIcklas, Janet Radzykewycz, and Vanessa Trebelhorn bring experience, expertise, and passion to the GW School of Nursing, enhancing the institution's commitment to excellence in education, research, and clinical practice.

Age-Friendly Ecosystem Summit Start This Week

September 25, 2023

GW Nursing is co-hosting the third annual free, regional collaborative summit, Age-Friendly Ecosystem Summit, taking place virtually Sept. 26-27 and Oct. 3-4.

Research Faculty Spotlight: Asefeh Faraz Covelli

September 21, 2023

Getting to know more about research faculty member Asefeh Faraz Covelli.