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Another pandemic challenge for nurses: Sleep problems

January 27, 2022
Difficulty sleeping due to work stress and scheduling contributes to nurses’ anxiety and depression More than half of nurses had difficulty sleeping during the first six months of the COVID-19 pandemic—and getting less sleep increased their odds…

Social isolation among older adults linked to having fewer teeth

January 20, 2022
Higher levels of social isolation—but not loneliness—associated with faster tooth loss in older adults in China Older adults who are socially isolated are more likely to have missing teeth—and to lose their teeth more quickly over time—than those…

Prof. Squires launches Latin American partnership as part of global study of nurses and midwives working during COVID-19

January 20, 2022
Researchers at NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing have launched a Latin American partnership to expand their international study of nurses and midwives working on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic. The study is led by Allison Squires, PhD, RN,…

Quality of home healthcare differs in rural vs. urban settings

January 06, 2022
Rural home healthcare agencies perform better on process measures, urban agencies on outcome measures The quality of home healthcare varies by location, with rural home healthcare agencies initiating care more quickly while urban agencies excel…

Prof. Clark-Cutaia and Dean Gilles honored by Greater NYC Black Nurses Association

December 16, 2021
The Greater New York City Black Nurses Association honored Maya Clark-Cutaia, PhD, MSN, RN, assistant professor at NYU Meyers, and Selena Gilles, DNP, ANP-BC, CNEcl, CCRN, associate dean of the undergraduate program and clinical associate professor…

Watch our celebration for the class of January 2022

December 15, 2021
Thank you for joining us for our celebration for the undergraduate class of January 2022. We salute them!  Download a copy of the digital Valedictory Celebration program.  View the 9:00 AM event View the 1:00 PM event

NYU Meyers collaborates with New York Fed on white paper on policy and investment solutions to combat the Nation’s maternal health crisis

December 09, 2021
The Federal Reserve Bank of New York, in collaboration with NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing, released a white paper on the nation's crisis in maternal health, highlighting the potential for investments including baby bonds, investing in…

Home care patients with language barriers at higher risk for rehospitalization

October 27, 2021
Speaking a language other than English raises the chance of hospital readmission among U.S. patients Patients with language barriers who are receiving home health care are at an increased risk for hospital readmission, according to a new study…

NYU Meyers receives Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award

October 19, 2021
NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing has received the 2021 Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the oldest and largest diversity-focused publication in higher education. The…

Cardiac arrests in schools more common in adults than students

October 11, 2021
A new study published in the journal Frontiers in Pediatrics examines sudden cardiac arrests in New York State schools–and the life-saving equipment deployed in these situations. The researchers found that most incidents of cardiac arrest occur in…