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NYU Meyers names Sascha James-Conterelli Program Director of Nurse-Midwifery

March 13, 2024
Dean Angela Frederick Amar at the New York University (NYU) Rory Meyers College of Nursing, has appointed Sascha James-Conterelli, DNP, FACNM, FAAN, FNYAM, as the new director of the Nurse-Midwifery program at NYU Meyers. “I am thrilled to lead the…
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NYU Meyers names Karen Mack Executive Director of NICHE

February 21, 2024
Karen Mack, DNP, MBA, APRN, has been named executive director of the Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders (NICHE) program at NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing, a 350-member organization whose mission is to create age-friendly healthcare…
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NYU Meyers receives award to develop Designation of Excellence in Person-Centered Long-Term Care

December 15, 2023
The Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing (HIGN) at NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing, a leader in advancing age-sensitive and equitable care for older adults, has received an 18-month, $375,000 award from The Mayer-Rothschild Foundation to…
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HIGN receives grant to develop long-term care nursing workforce in New York

November 02, 2023
HIGN, a leader in advancing age-sensitive and equitable care for older adults and the geriatric arm of NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing, has received a $500,000 grant from the Mother Cabrini Health Foundation to develop the ArchCare Nurse…

NYU Meyers receives INSIGHT Into Diversity 2023 Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award

October 30, 2023
NYU Meyers received the 2023 Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the oldest and largest diversity-focused publication in higher education. As a recipient of the annual Health…
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NYU Meyers and Rutgers receive $4.2 million to develop Resource Center for Alzheimer’s and Dementia Research in Asian and Pacific Americans

October 02, 2023
 NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing is collaborating with the Rutgers Institute for Health, Health Care Policy and Aging Research to develop the Resource Center for Alzheimer’s and Dementia Research in Asian and Pacific Americans (RCASIA), funded by…
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Prof. Ab Brody collaborates on two major NIA-funded grants

September 27, 2023
 Ab Brody, PhD, RN, FAAN, the Mathy Mezey Professor of Geriatric Nursing and associate director at HIGN at NYU Meyers, is a principal investigator on two new grants funded by the National Institute on Aging (NIA) of the National Institutes of Health…
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Managing your aging parents’ health? There’s an app for that

September 14, 2023
NYU Meyers’ Tina Sadarangani created a tool to track health and improve communication between caregivers and health providers for older adultsA social worker who works in aging services, Lugo often sees this intergenerational dynamic play out. But…
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Prof. Jasmine Travers awarded NIH grant to study PPP loans, nursing home staffing, and resident outcomes

August 17, 2023
 Jasmine Travers, PhD, RN, assistant professor at NYU Meyers, has received a grant from the National Institute on Aging to study the effect of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) on nursing home staffing patterns and outcomes of residents with…
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When facing language barriers, having the same home health nurse improves outcomes

August 10, 2023
 After a hospitalization, home health care enables patients to recover where they feel most comfortable: in their own home. Nurses visit patients there to provide care with the goal of keeping them at home, given that hospital readmissions cost the…