Tag Archives: College of Nursing

Marquette’s College of Nursing receives prestigious Future of Nursing Scholars Grant

News release, December 14, 2017

RWJF announces the fifth and final cohort for innovative program MILWAUKEE — Marquette University’s College of Nursing is one of 31 schools selected to receive a grant to increase the number of nurses who hold Ph.D. degrees. The selected schools comprise the fifth cohort of grantees of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Future of Nursing […]

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College of Nursing James Wake Memorial Lecture to feature decision making during critical illness and end of life

News release, October 14, 2016

MILWAUKEE — The College of Nursing’s Institute for Palliative and End of Life Care will present the James Wake Memorial Lecture Monday, Nov. 14, at 5 p.m. in the AMU Monaghan Ballroom, 1442 West Wisconsin Avenue. The lecture is free and open to the public. Dr. Marie Nolan will present “Patient and Family Decision-Making During […]

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Marquette Nursing professor honored with teaching excellence award

News release, June 9, 2015

MILWAUKEE – Diane Dressler, clinical assistant professor in the College of Nursing, recently received the university’s highest teaching honor, the Robert and Mary Gettel Faculty Award for Teaching Excellence. Dressler, of Brookfield, Wisconsin, is described by many as a “master teacher.” She was an early adopter of simulation technology and after educating future nurses for […]

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Marquette University College of Nursing to host forum on violence against children in Milwaukee

News release, April 28, 2015

MILWAUKEE – Marquette University College of Nursing will host its sixth annual Health Care Forum, “Violence Against Children in the Milwaukee Community,” Wednesday, May 6, at 7:15 a.m. in the Alumni Memorial Union, located at 1442 W. Wisconsin Ave. The panel discussion on Milwaukee’s child abuse rates, which remain at around 3.3 to 3.7 substantiated […]

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Marquette College of Nursing, VA Medical Center to co-host conference on caring for veterans

News release, November 5, 2014

MILWAUKEE – Marquette University’s College of Nursing and the Clement J. Zablocki VA Medical Center will co-host “Mission Possible – Operation Veteran Care,” Friday, Nov. 21, in Clark Hall 120. The event will begin with registration at 7:30 a.m. Dr. Catherine Rick, senior advisor for nursing leadership for the Jonas Center for Nursing Excellence, will […]

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Marquette professor inducted into prestigious nursing academy

News release, July 29, 2014

Dr. Marilyn Frenn, professor of nursing at Marquette University, was recently named to the American Academy of Nursing Fellows. Frenn is one of 168 nurse leaders who were selected to join the Academy’s Class of 2014 based on their leadership in education, management, policy and work toward improving the health of the nation. Fellowship in […]

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Marquette University College of Nursing to host forum on infant mortality in Milwaukee

News release, March 19, 2014

Marquette University College of Nursing, in partnership with Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare, will host its fifth annual Health Care Forum, “Infant Mortality in the Milwaukee Community,” Monday, April 7, from 7:15 a.m. to 9 a.m. in the Alumni Memorial Union, located at 1442 W. Wisconsin Ave. The panel discussion on Milwaukee’s infant mortality rate, which is […]

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‘Milwaukee Business Journal’ has honored Marquette University with four awards during the past year

News release, March 6, 2014

The Milwaukee Business Journal honored several Marquette University leaders and initiatives during the 2013-14 academic year that embody the university’s core principles of service, excellence, leadership and faith – principles that are lived out by our faculty, staff and students on campus and in the surrounding Milwaukee community. Central City Business Award – Marquette University […]

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Marquette University’s interim provost and nursing dean selected to be part of Department of Health and Human Services national working group on pain relief

News release, February 27, 2014

Dr. Margaret Faut Callahan, Marquette University’s interim provost and dean of the College of Nursing, was selected by the Department of Health and Human Services to serve on a working group to address professional education and training related to pain. In October 2012, the Department of Health and Human Services charged the Interagency Pain Research […]

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Marquette’s College of Nursing sponsors discussion on African-Americans’ perception of palliative care in Milwaukee

News release, November 22, 2013

Marquette University College of Nursing and the college’s Institute for Palliative and End-of-Life Care will host a panel presentation and discussion, “Palliative Care in African-American Communities: Focus Group Study,” Thursday, Dec. 5, at 4 p.m. in the Alumni Memorial Union, Monaghan Ballroom, 1442 W. Wisconsin Ave. The three principal investigators of the Greater Milwaukee Foundation-funded […]

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Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin and Marquette University partnering on two nurse-managed community health clinics

News release, July 1, 2013

New clinics will improve primary care options for Milwaukee neighborhoods  MILWAUKEE – Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin and Marquette University College of Nursing will partner on two new nurse-managed community clinics aimed at bringing health care options closer to patients in areas of Milwaukee that are most in need of primary health care, the two organizations […]

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Photo/Video Opportunity: Nursing students pledge commitment to the profession

News release, October 5, 2012

More than 150 future nurses will pledge their commitment to the healing profession at a ceremony Sunday, Oct. 7, at 1 p.m. at the Church of the Gesu, 1145 W. Wisconsin Ave. Students, faculty and staff in the Marquette University College of Nursing will come together and state their commitment to nursing in the Marquette tradition […]

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Marquette University hosting educational play about death, dying and end-of-life care

News release, September 26, 2012

Deep Listening, a one-person play exploring the subjects of death, dying and end-of-life care will be held Thursday, Sept. 27, at 7 p.m. in the Weasler Auditorium, 1506 W. Wisconsin Ave. The 70-minute play conveys valuable insights for health care professionals, care providers, social workers, ministers, counselors and others who are confronted with the topics […]

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Children’s Hospital CEO to Speak About Improving the Health of Milwaukee Children at Marquette Nursing Conference

News release, July 28, 2011

Milwaukee — Peggy Troy, president and CEO of Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, will discuss “Improving the Health of Milwaukee Children” during her keynote address at the Marquette University College of Nursing Professional Conference, “Toward Greater Excellence,” in honor of its 75th anniversary, Friday, July 29. The keynote will begin at 9 a.m. in the Monaghan […]

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Marquette nursing conference to include session on reducing infant mortality in African Americans

News release, July 25, 2011

MILWAUKEE — Kelli Jones, clinical instructor of nursing at Marquette University, will present the session “Reducing Infant Mortality in African Americans” at the Marquette University College of Nursing Professional Conference, “Toward Greater Excellence,” in honor of its 75th anniversary, Friday, July 29. Jones’ session will take place at 1 p.m. at Emory T. Clark Hall. […]

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Topp appointed associate dean for research at Marquette College of Nursing

News release, July 20, 2011

Milwaukee — Robert Topp has joined the Marquette University College of Nursing as associate dean for research, a new position in the college. As associate dean for research, Topp takes on the leadership role of advancing the college’s faculty and doctoral student research and scholarship. Topp is one of five key additions to the Marquette […]

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