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.

Military nurse leader Angela Stanley joins GW Nursing faculty

May 16, 2022

Stanley joins GW Nursing as a clinical assistant professor and will be teaching several courses within the Master of Science in Nursing Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) program.

Johnson Lab Renovation Supports Improved Collaboration for Students, Faculty

GW Nursing reopened the renovated skills and simulation laboratory in January, complete with 2,500 additional square feet of usable space.
May 16, 2022

The Johnson Lab reopened this semester following renovations that enable more flexible learning and dynamic usage of the skills lab space.

GW Today features Dr. Daisy Le: Self-Testing Kit for HPV Aims to Improve Access to Care

May 16, 2022

GW Nursing Assistant Professor Daisy Le’s MySHARE study will assess whether self-sampling could be an effective tool to detect cervical cancer in local women living with HIV.

GW Nursing Continues Top 10 Streak in U.S. News Online Master's Rankings

May 16, 2022

For the fifth straight year, GW Nursing’s Master of Science in Nursing program landed in the top 10 of U.S. News & World Report’s rankings for Best Online Master’s in Nursing Programs, tying at number eight. The program also ranked third for Best Online Master's in Nursing Programs for veterans, second for nursing administration, and fifth for family nurse practitioner. 

GW Nursing and Optum Partner on Leading-Edge Fellowship

May 16, 2022

The George Washington University School of Nursing has entered into a partnership with Optum, a major national health care provider, for a leading-edge fellowship program focused on complex adult and geriatric patient care and tailored to Optum.

Diana Mason Receives Two Leadership Awards

May 16, 2022

GW Nursing Senior Policy Service Professor Diana J. Mason, Ph.D., RN, FAAN, received Sigma Theta Tau international's Archon Award for her leadership in nursing and health care, and Villanova University's M. Louise Fitzpatrick Transformational Leadership Award. Affiliated with GW Nursing’s Center for Health Policy and Media Engagement, Dr. Mason is an advocate for empowering nurses with the tools they need to share their knowledge and perspective with the public through media.

Ashley Darcy-Mahoney Co-authors Article in The Hill on Vaccinating Children

May 16, 2022

Elementary school parents, like their kids, typically have short attention spans. It’s a self-defense mechanism. But ever since the federal government gave the green light for kids ages 12-17 to receive the COVID-19 vaccination, we have kept our attention on when the next age bracket, 5-11 year-olds, would get their shots. That moment has arrived, finally. Now is the time for political leaders and school administrators to plan how to best capitalize on this development.

A Virtual Interprofessional Case Study Simulation Activates a Climate of Shared Values Across Disciplines

May 16, 2022

In February of 2021, the GW Nursing Office of Community Engagement and the GW Nursing Simulation and Innovation Learning Center partnered with the DC Asthma Coalition, Impact DC Asthma Clinic of Children’s National Health Sciences and the DC Children’s Law Center