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NYU Meyers’ Donna Hallas Named Next Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Pediatric Health Care

January 30, 2023
The National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP) has named Donna Hallas, PhD, PPCPNP-BC, CPNP, PMHS, FAANP, FAAN, the next editor-in-chief of the Journal of Pediatric Health Care, effective July 1, 2023. Dr. Hallas is…

Virtual, Peer-Led Program Shows Promise for Improving HIV Treatment Adherence for Teens and Young Adults

January 30, 2023
A virtual intervention led by peer coaches can help HIV-positive Black and Hispanic adolescents and young adults adhere to their medication, according to a proof-of-concept study published in the journal AIDS and Behavior. The findings lay the…

Labor and Delivery Nurse Perceptions of Patient Safety Linked to Missed Nursing Care

January 19, 2023
Researchers at NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing have found a connection between labor and delivery nurses’ perceptions of patient safety on their units and missed nursing care, or tasks that are delayed or not completed. Their findings are…

Depression may look different in Black women

December 13, 2022
Variation in depression symptoms could translate to underdiagnosis and missed care Black women with symptoms of depression more often report sleep disturbances, self-criticism, and irritability than stereotypical symptoms such as depressed mood,…

NYU Meyers and Howard studies demystify the NIH Diversity Supplement

November 18, 2022
Investigators from diverse backgrounds are underrepresented In research. To foster researchers from underrepresented backgrounds and address disparities in the research workforce, the NIH offers diversity supplements, which provide targeted…

Clinical Simulation Learning Center named for Joan K. Stout, RN, FAAN

November 10, 2022
NYU Meyers has named its state-of-the-art simulation center the Joan K. Stout, RN, FAAN Clinical Simulation Learning Center in recognition of a significant grant from the Hugoton Foundation. The grant establishes an endowment to provide ongoing…

Discrimination hurts young people’s romantic relationships, increasing HIV/STI risk

October 13, 2022
Many Black and Latino teens and young adults experience discrimination in their daily lives. Having multiple, stigmatized identities—for instance, being young, Black and/or Latino, and an expectant parent—may result in increased discrimination. …

NICHE designated Edge Runner by American Academy of Nursing

October 05, 2022
The American Academy of Nursing has selected Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystems Elders (NICHE) as one of eleven novel models of care to be named this year’s Academy Edge Runners. Edge Runners are evidence-based, nurse-designed, innovative…

Home health agency accreditation linked to quality of care

September 19, 2022
New research from NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing finds that home health agencies that are accredited are more likely to perform better on several national indicators of quality of care. The findings were published Sept. 18 in the journal Home…

Associate Dean Emerson Ea named Health and Aging Policy Fellow

August 17, 2022
Emerson Ea, BSN, DNP, PhD, associate dean for clinical and adjunct faculty affairs and clinical professor at NYU Meyers, has been selected for the 2022-2023 class of Health and Aging Policy Fellows. The Health and Aging Policy Fellows Program…