Search All News
A researcher at Columbia is studying ways to improve resilience among front-line clinicians who are feeling the emotional and physical impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Along with staffing hotlines and administering temperature checks, students offer patients a hand to hold, a chance to talk, and more.
Social support may help offset the negative impact that discrimination and gender expectations have on heart disease and stroke risk factors among transgender and gender non-conforming adults.
- January 10, 2020
Leaders from top U.S. nursing schools, nursing organizations, and the National Institutes of Health met to discuss a national health action plan to raise awareness of and improve LGBTQ health.
- December 12, 2019
Palliative care is often associated with the terminally ill, but with the rising incidence of chronic illness, palliative approaches are increasingly used for patients whose deaths may be years away.
- September 4, 2019
With telehealth and house calls, the Columbia nurse practitioners are deploying new services to meet the diverse needs of its patients.
- July 9, 2019
A Columbia Nursing study has found that infections were 15 percent more common among patients hospitalized in units that were understaffed with nurses for two consecutive shifts.
- January 22, 2019
One in five adolescents in New York City may have undiagnosed asthma, a study from Columbia University School of Nursing has found.
- January 7, 2019
Columbia Nursing’s Elaine Larson was awarded the Walsh McDermott Medal for distinguished service to the National Academy of Medicine.
- October 5, 2018
Community health workers may be able to help youths with sickle cell disease live healthier lives, according to a new study from Columbia's School of Nursing and Department of Pediatrics.
- July 27, 2018
A new National Academies report—co-authored by Columbia Nursing’s Suzanne Bakken—recommends returning health information gathered during research to study participants.
- July 10, 2018
Columbia University School of Nursing appoints new dean, Lorraine Frazier.