Vision

The Center of Geriatric Nursing Excellence at Penn State seeks to improve the lives of older adults in positive and person-centered ways. This is accomplished through innovative education, rigorous scientific research, community and clinical partnerships,...

Nursing textbook edited by faculty member honored by American Journal of Nursing

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — A textbook edited by a Penn State College of Nursing faculty member has received a 2016 Book of the Year Award from the American Journal of Nursing. Marie Boltz, associate professor of nursing, served as executive editor for the fifth edition of...

NIH grant to support implementation of nursing home care model

Professor Ann Kolanowski and Associate Professor Kimberly Van Haitsma are among three multiple PIs (MPIs) for a team that has received a $2.26 million grant from the National Institutes of Health for “Implementation of EIT-4-BPSD in Nursing Homes.” EIT-4-BPSD combines...

Fick part of team developing network to advance delirium research

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Donna M. Fick, Elouise Ross Eberly Professor of Nursing and director of the Hartford Center of Geriatric Nursing Excellence at Penn State, is part of an interdisciplinary team awarded a $3.7 million grant from the National Institute on Aging —...

Collaborative Seminar Series

Fall 2016 Seminar Series

Events are videoconferenced to either 1302 or 2102 Academic Support Building at the College of Nursing's Hershey campus. Other College of Nursing campuses may make arrangements for videoconferencing on request. For more information, contact Kimberly Luxenberger,...

“Knowledge Into Action”

How Interprofessional Partnerships Improve Person-Centered Outcomes of Older Adults A Full-Day Research Symposium Highlighting the Relationship Between Researchers and Care Providers Tuesday, September 13, 2016 Madlyn and Leonard Abramson Center for Jewish Life North...

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