News and Events

Documentary Screening: Being Mortal, March 30

March 16, 2017 | In Events, IPE

Join us for a screening of the documentary “Being Mortal” on March 30 at 5:00 pm in the Kirkland Auditorium (School of Dentistry).

This is a partnership with Transitions Life Care that will engage community partners, students,  and faculty in discussion about end of life issues. A light reception with refreshments will follow.

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Giscombe recognized at Stony Brook alumni award ceremony

February 1, 2017 | In Awards, Events

Hats off to Cheryl Giscombe, PhD, RN, PMHNP-BC, who was honored at Stony Brook University’s annual 40 under Forty award ceremony on January 31 in New York City. The event honors 40 Stony Brook alumni who have used their degree to better their community, and Cheryl was recognized along with a cohort of scientists, health professionals, social activists, entrepreneurs, and more.

Congratulations, Cheryl!


Alderman, Durham Present Interprofessional Work at IMSH

February 1, 2017 | In Awards, Education, Events, Faculty, Interprofessional

This week, Assistant Professor Jennifer Alderman and Professor Carol Durham, EdD, RN, ANEF, FAAN attended the Society for Simulation in Healthcare‘s annual International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare in Orlando. They presented their work titled The Heart of the Matter: Improving Communication and Collaboration Through Interprofessional Education.

Sincere congratulations to Carol, who served on a thought-leaders in simulation panel. She also won a Presidential Citation from the President of the Society for Simulation in Healthcare for her work in advancing simulation in interprofessional education. Many thanks to these women for representing the School of Nursing!