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Romance during COVID-19: Prof. Yzette Lanier on helping young people navigate relationships during the pandemic

August 04, 2021
Social distancing, online learning, and avoiding large gatherings have been used to help limit the spread of COVID-19 among young people. But at what cost does engaging in these preventive measures come for adolescents and young adults? In a new…

Tooth loss associated with increased cognitive impairment, dementia

July 08, 2021
Good oral health, including dentures, may protect against cognitive decline Tooth loss is a risk factor for cognitive impairment and dementia—and with each tooth lost, the risk of cognitive decline grows, according to a new analysis led by…

Watch the May 2021 doctoral hooding virtual celebration

June 24, 2021
Thank you for joining us for our doctoral hooding virtual celebration. We salute them! Download a copy of the hooding celebration program.
Doctoral Hooding Virtual Celebration

Declining treatment during maternity care can foster mistreatment, tension between patients and providers

June 22, 2021
Study highlights importance of respect, agency, and consent in clinical interactions surrounding childbirth When a pregnant person declines a recommended treatment such as prenatal testing or an epidural, tension and strife may ensue between the…

NYU Meyers awarded grant from Jonas Philanthropies to fund doctoral nursing student

June 17, 2021
NYU Meyers has been awarded a grant of $15,000 from Jonas Philanthropies, a leading national philanthropic funder of graduate nursing education. The grant, matched by funds from NYU Meyers, will support PhD student Amy Warner as a Jonas Nurse…

Prof. Tina Sadarangani receives additional NIH grant to support research on adult day centers

June 16, 2021
Tina Sadarangani, PhD, RN, ANP-C, GNP-BC, assistant professor at NYU Meyers, has been awarded a third grant from the National Institute on Aging to study leveraging mobile technology to improve communication between adult day service centers (ADCs)…

Watch the May 2021 virtual celebration for graduating students

May 21, 2021
Thank you for joining us for our virtual celebration for the class of May 2021. We salute them! Download a copy of the graduation program.
May 2021 Virtual Celebration for Graduating Students

Prof. Fay Wright receives funding to study fatigue and metabolic syndrome in Black women

May 17, 2021
Fay Wright, PhD, RN, APRN-BC, assistant professor at NYU Meyers, has received a KL2 Mentored Clinical Research Scholar Award, funded by the National Institutes of Health through the NYU Clinical and Translational Science Institute. The award will…

Losing an only child is more devastating than losing a spouse, according to study of Chinese parents

May 07, 2021
With millions of one-child families in China, study highlights distress experienced after loss Which wound cuts deeper: the loss of an only child or loss of a spouse? A new study led by researchers at NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing and Fudan…

Study: New York City nurses experienced anxiety, depression during first wave of COVID-19

April 29, 2021
Research highlights how hospitals can support nurses during public health crises to protect their mental health   New York nurses caring for COVID-19 patients during the first wave of the pandemic experienced anxiety, depression, and…