Resources

Posted Oct 15, 2013
The purpose of this Toolkit is to provide resources for nurses who are considering applying and enrolling in either a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program or a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) program. The materials in the Toolkit are intended to assist with information gathering and planning during...
Posted Sep 17, 2013
Continue reading to learn more about the DAN Project. Faculty shortages at nursing schools across the country are limiting student capacity at a time when the need for nurses continues to grow. Budget constraints, an aging faculty, and increasing job competition from clinical sites have...
Posted Sep 17, 2013
The purpose of this toolkit is to provide resources for nurse faculty who are advising undergraduate nursing students about potential future enrollment in post-baccalaureate study. The materials in the Toolkit are intended to provide information to faculty to be used in guiding students who are in...
Posted Jul 1, 2013
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) and the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) launched New Careers in Nursing (NCIN) in 2008 to help alleviate the nursing shortage, expand the capacity of nursing programs, increase the number of nursing faculty in the pipeline, and build a...
Posted Jun 13, 2013
Congratulations on being awarded a 2013-2014 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation grant for the fifth round of the Robert Wood Johnson New Careers in Nursing Scholarship Program (NCIN), this award is evidence of your outstanding work in educating professional nurses for tomorrow. I welcome you as one...
Posted Apr 17, 2013
Lois Zachary, PhD, President of Leadership Development Services, provides resources and best practices for raising the bar on existing NCIN mentoring programs. NCIN liaisons from Coppin State University and the Medical University of South Carolina also speak about their unique mentoring programs...
Posted Feb 6, 2013
Retention of Diverse Students: “Creating Inclusive Learning Environments”   New Century College, George Mason University March 14, 2013 2:00 PM EDT     Discussion of best approaches to create inclusive environments. Highlighted will be methods, including the...
Posted Feb 6, 2013
LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT: Assessing Impact Wednesday February 6, 2013 2:00 pm EST In collaboration with select NCIN program liaisons, Becky Choi, JD, will provide Round 5 NCIN grantees the proper tools and resources to effectively complete a unique leadership development plan. Registration...
Posted Oct 22, 2012
Overview: The poster session will provide an opportunity for conference attendees to learn about innovative work in progress and to preview late-breaking research results. These abstracts summarize the creative approaches to preparing accelerated degree nursing students for their programs....
Posted Oct 19, 2012
 Patricia Cowan has been the NCIN program coordinator for four years at the University of TN Health Science Center. She has been a nurse educator for 25 years. She is director of the PhD in Nursing program in the College of Graduate Health Sciences and recently assumed the position of...
Syndicate content