The Office of the Dean of the College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences (CBSHS) recently announced the winning proposals for its first annual IMPACT seed grants program. The winning proposals cover a wide range of research topics including cross cultural cognitive interviewing, web-based telehealth programs and interventions on maternal stress and depression. The CBSHS […]
Heide Temples, a Clemson University School of Nursing faculty member, has earned national recognition for her work showing that breastfeeding may be a key to preventing childhood obesity.
When Whitney Sewell thinks back on her time as an undergraduate student in Clemson’s School of Nursing, she remembers faculty stressing that its students should lead by example. During a 2010 bone marrow drive on campus, Sewell thought a great way to do this was to encourage other students to get a cheek swab alongside […]
The College of Behavioral, Social, and Health Sciences honored its outstanding graduate and undergraduate students at the first annual Awards of Excellence Ceremony in early April at the Strom Thurmond Institute Auditorium. Graduate students awarded during the ceremony included: Master’s Degree Candidate Teaching Assistant Award – Heidi Walsh, School of Nursing Master’s Degree Candidate Research Assistant […]
Clemson will make one of its most successful nursing programs even more convenient for registered nurses hoping to take their education to the next level. The School of Nursing’s RN/BS Completion Program will transition to a fully online format beginning Fall 2017. The benefits remain the same, as do the expert faculty who are set […]
The CVS Health Foundation has gifted the Clemson University School of Nursing a $5,000 scholarship to assist students as they complete their studies to become family nurse practitioners.
In the latest example of its growing collaboration with Greenville Health System (GHS), Clemson University will expand its nursing program in Greenville – an effort that will more than double enrollment in Clemson’s traditional Bachelor of Science in Nursing program, help meet the growing need for nurses and bolster health innovation and research efforts in the Upstate.
John Whitcomb, undergraduate coordinator and associate professor in Clemson’s School of Nursing, will be honored by the Society of Critical Care Medicine in late January. Whitcomb will receive the Presidential Citation from the society for “extraordinary contributions of time, energy and resources.” This is the third consecutive year he has received this award. Whitcomb will […]
Clemson will hold its graduation ceremonies in the refurbished Littlejohn Coliseum Thursday.
Dr. Nicole J. Davis, assistant professor in the Clemson University School of Nursing, was recently selected from an interdisciplinary pool of applicants to attend the 9th Annual Bedside-to-Bench Conference, “Urinary Incontinence in the Elderly: A Translational Research Agenda for a Complex Geriatric Syndrome,” in Bethesda, Maryland. According to Davis, the conference allowed her to grow, […]
Kaitlyn Styles, a senior in Clemson’s School of Nursing and Clemson cheerleader, has enjoyed the benefits of the Peggy Gardner Deane Endowed Nursing Scholarship since earning it before the beginning of her junior year. The scholarship is awarded to undergraduate junior and senior nursing majors from Anderson County with at least a 3.0 GPA. Styles, […]
The Clemson University School of Nursing held its third annual white coat ceremony for 119 incoming freshmen on Sept. 16 in Tillman Auditorium. The students received their first official white coats and stood together to recite a nursing oath, pledging to practice their profession faithfully and devote themselves to the welfare of those committed to […]
Kathleen Valentine, dean of nursing at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada, has been named director and associate dean of Clemson University’s School of Nursing and chief nursing academic officer of Greenville Health System.
John J. Whitcomb, associate professor and undergraduate coordinator in the Clemson University School of Nursing, recently received national recognition for reaching a significant milestone in the nursing profession. Whitcomb is one of 1,079 Critical Care Registered Nurses (CCRNs®) honored this year by the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) for 20 years of continuous certification. […]
The departments that will make up the soon-to-be-established College of Education and College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences held their Spring Research Forum on April 20, showcasing a wide range of student, faculty and staff research. “Presenters prepared over 70 posters that facilitated conversations about our exciting work and outreach,” said Kathy Headley, senior […]