Healthcare Leader Heals With Music

Posted On December 21, 2018
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Stephan Davis, clinical assistant professor of nursing, plays holiday music on his saxophone for visitors to Atlanta’s Grady Hospital during December. An accomplished performer and composer, Davis enjoys delighting young and old alike with musical healing his performances sponsored by The Serenbe Institute for Art, Culture and the Environment.

Nursing Students Take Training into Fire Stations

Posted On November 6, 2018
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By Rebecca Rakoczy

Stretch — now hold it!”

On the second floor of the DeKalb County Fire Headquarters, four students from Georgia State University School of Nursing Associate Degree Program, Perimeter College, are teaching yoga to a group of firefighters. With their hectic and stressful schedules, firefighters often need reminders and tips to stay healthy,… more »

The Love of a Nurse to a Patient is Universal

Posted On October 11, 2018
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Ready for adventure after her two children left for college, Anita Rich became a volunteer with the Children’s Heart Project. The medical mission appealed to the 37-year nursing veteran and cardiac specialist and soon Rich, as a nurse transporter, accompanied children who needed life-saving heart repair surgery to receive surgery in the United States.  Her… more »

Congrats to Nursing Ph.D. Graduate

Posted On December 20, 2017
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Congratulations to Josie Doss for receiving the Doctor of Philosophy, Nursing degree from the Byrdine F. Lewis College of Nursing and Health Professions in December 2017.

Dr. Doss is an assistant professor of nursing at Georgia College in Milledgeville, where she coordinates the obstetrics and senior practicum courses for undergraduate nursing students. Her research interests… more »

Nursing Student Graduate Honored with Trotter Award

Posted On December 13, 2017
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ATLANTA — Madlina Jonassaint received the 2017 Nell Hamilton Trotter Award at the Georgia State University fall undergraduate commencement ceremony. She was recognized for her outstanding commitment to student involvement and leadership.

For the second consecutive semester, a student from the Byrdine F. Lewis College of Nursing and Health Professions has garnered the Trotter Award,… more »