While the link between religion and mental health is well established, associate professor Jill Hamilton's studies are the first to focus specifically on religious songs and African American cancer survivors.
Date: Nov. 8, 2017
In late June 2016, Emory nursing students engaged in a two-week immersion program in rural West Virginia found themselves in the middle of a flood emergency.
Date: July 18, 2016
Emory's Schools of Nursing and Public Health partner on the Center for Children's Health, the Environmental, the Microbiome and Metabolomics (C-CHEM2), studying environmental factors which may lead to increased of preterm births in African-American women.
Date: April 25, 2016
Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing alumni Crystal Johnson, RN, Laura Mitchell, RN, and Jason Slabaugh, RN, were among the medical team members treating Ebola patients at Emory University Hospital’s Serious Communicable Disease Unit. Recently, TIME magazine honored all health care professionals fighting the Ebola outbreak as the 2014 'Person of the Year.'
Date: December 18, 2014
Emory’s School of Nursing, Marcus Autism Center, and the Georgia Department of Education have teamed together with funding from the United Way of Greater Atlanta to explore the importance of active communication with children during infancy. Dr. Darcy Mahoney, School of Nursing assistant professor, discusses the Talk With Me Baby study, and how delivering “language nutrition” by talking to your child from an early age can improve vocabulary and reading performance.
Date: October 8, 2014