St. John Fisher College News http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot Latest St. John Fisher College News: Wegmans School of Nursing, Nursing, Nursing, Advanced Practice, en-US 2016-08-26T04:00:38 Mental Health Counseling Program Earns Recognition from Trade Website St. John Fisher College’s Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling program earned a fourth place rank among top value advanced degree counseling programs in New York State, according to ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=8fd13a94-5c6b-431c-b58b-2adc32f0b787 2016-07-14T09:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=8fd13a94-5c6b-431c-b58b-2adc32f0b787 Nursing Faculty Offer Expertise at Regional Simulation Conference Two professors from the Wegmans School of Nursing-Joanne Weinschreider and Tiffani Leyden-presented during the Simulation Educators of Western New York Conference on Friday, May 20 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=d68f9712-9623-42bf-abd0-28c80f48ba14 2016-05-23T07:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=d68f9712-9623-42bf-abd0-28c80f48ba14 Hooding Ceremony Recognizes Nursing Grads Each year, the Wegmans School of Nursing holds a recognition and hooding ceremony to honor graduates of its programs. From undergraduate seniors to doctoral candidates, the event, which was held on ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=3d4147de-25e2-439e-93b3-de4066fffc61 2016-05-11T07:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=3d4147de-25e2-439e-93b3-de4066fffc61 Three Named Outstanding Adult Students Three St. John Fisher College students were recently honored with Outstanding Adult Student Awards, given by the Rochester Area Colleges Continuing Education Association (RACCE). Katherine Grams, ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=eb9996d8-b5a2-4505-b02c-0cb018f3754f 2016-05-11T07:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=eb9996d8-b5a2-4505-b02c-0cb018f3754f Wegmans School of Nursing Takes Pledge on Opioid Education as Announced at the White House As part of academic nursing’s ongoing efforts to combat prescription drug and opioid abuse across the United States, the St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Nursing is proud to announce that it ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=8c489ca9-5c7f-4f35-955d-47e101d1e7a7 2016-05-04T12:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=8c489ca9-5c7f-4f35-955d-47e101d1e7a7 Sacco Named Jonas Nurse Leader Scholar Wegmans School of Nursing Visiting Assistant Professor Tara Sacco was recently named a Jonas Nurse Leader Scholar by the Jonas Center for Nursing Excellence. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=a3278472-e851-4350-80d2-c565e597fd5e 2016-05-04T11:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=a3278472-e851-4350-80d2-c565e597fd5e Kiweewa Awarded Visiting Professorship to Ugandan University Dr. John Kiweewa, an assistant professor at the St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Nursing, was recently awarded a visiting professorship grant through the Council for the Development of Social... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=11836133-50bf-43a4-9c60-cce9ee3d3860 2016-04-20T09:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=11836133-50bf-43a4-9c60-cce9ee3d3860 Student Research Takes Center Stage this Month The week of April 11, colleges and universities around the country will celebrate Undergraduate Research Week, sponsored by the Council on Undergraduate Research. St. John Fisher College, through the ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=18b93d42-507b-4f5d-a034-be69bd9de13d 2016-04-07T12:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=18b93d42-507b-4f5d-a034-be69bd9de13d Summer Online @ Fisher is Back This summer, St. John Fisher College will once again offer Summer Online @ Fisher, a selection of nearly two dozen undergraduate courses students can take online. Registration for these classes begins... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=12c0bb36-45da-4360-ae77-22a613b848da 2016-04-05T10:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=12c0bb36-45da-4360-ae77-22a613b848da Countdown to Commencement: Sarah Harrington Our next featured senior in the 2016 Countdown to Commencement video series is Sarah Harrington, who was nominated by Dr. Charlene Smith, professor in the Wegmans School of Nursing. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=343b5ede-1166-4ae2-9afd-259e59a53ea8 2016-04-04T11:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=343b5ede-1166-4ae2-9afd-259e59a53ea8 Nursing Faculty Duo Present at National Clinical Nurse Specialist Conference Wegmans School of Nursing faculty members Dr. Tara L. Sacco and Dr. Lori Dambaugh presented at the National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists annual conference. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=2c830be6-36a3-4389-b1ca-bfcb2b4f37ad 2016-03-29T08:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=2c830be6-36a3-4389-b1ca-bfcb2b4f37ad Nursing Graduate Programs Ranked among Best in Country Two programs in St. John Fisher College’s Wegmans School of Nursing are among the top 100 nursing graduate programs in the country, according to a ranking by <i>U.S. News & World Report</i>. Fisher ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=af8dfcc0-c98c-4313-892c-b8461aaf6480 2016-03-17T09:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=af8dfcc0-c98c-4313-892c-b8461aaf6480 Faculty Collaboration Nets NIH-Funded Case Study Project Faculty from the Wegmans School of Pharmacy and the Wegmans School of Nursing successfully collaborated with the University of Rochester Medical Center and the New York Chiropractic College for second... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=1e44708c-f83a-403c-b3e5-2a8ccb6ad6f1 2016-03-10T11:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=1e44708c-f83a-403c-b3e5-2a8ccb6ad6f1 Nursing Students Present at Best Practice Sharing Session Two students from the Wegmans School of Nursing, Kate Fong and Caprice Carr, presented during the sixth annual Best Practice Sharing Session, sponsored by the Greater Rochester Area Finger Lakes ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=40a41edf-7860-47ed-a508-af3531a4cc6b 2016-02-25T09:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=40a41edf-7860-47ed-a508-af3531a4cc6b Mental Health Counseling Program Receives National Accreditation The Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling at St. John Fisher College’s Wegmans School of Nursing was recently granted an eight-year accreditation from the Council for Accreditation of ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=0f259b1a-6ab6-4355-a80d-915289dad6f4 2016-02-18T12:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=0f259b1a-6ab6-4355-a80d-915289dad6f4 Fisher Receives $410,000 Higher Ed Capital Funding for Science Building St. John Fisher College received $410,000 from the Higher Education Capital Match Program (HECap) to assist in the purchase and installation of equipment for the newly opened Integrated Science and ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=d0f0ea7c-0182-4633-9e43-3b7fd53b20cc 2016-02-09T10:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=d0f0ea7c-0182-4633-9e43-3b7fd53b20cc Senator Funke Announces Grant to Support Fisher’s Academy for Leadership in Long Term Care Senator Rich Funke today announced a $50,000 state grant to help support St. John Fisher College’s Academy for Leadership in Long Term Care, a division of the Wegmans School of Nursing. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=8e520f81-21dc-4a26-9cb5-a1d3b9addd89 2016-01-28T12:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=8e520f81-21dc-4a26-9cb5-a1d3b9addd89 Weinschreider Presents Workshop at International Conference St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Nursing Simulation Lab Director Joanne Weinschreider co-presented a workshop during the 16th International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=06731c0f-648e-4331-9023-1a11db8f47f4 2016-01-28T08:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=06731c0f-648e-4331-9023-1a11db8f47f4 Course Teaches Community-Based Nursing This fall, seniors in the St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Nursing experienced a very different type of clinical rotation while working alongside residents at senior living communities in ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=91be3242-dd45-4422-8460-d5f2cd336061 2015-12-17T02:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=91be3242-dd45-4422-8460-d5f2cd336061 Wegmans School of Nursing Launches Three New Master’s Programs The Wegmans School of Nursing at St. John Fisher College has launched three new master’s level programs designed to provide the skills and knowledge nurse practitioners need to meet critical health ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=02e3a789-9612-40f5-9dcb-b8d75e7882fc 2015-11-17T12:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=02e3a789-9612-40f5-9dcb-b8d75e7882fc Nelson-Tuttle Named Advanced Pediatric Nurse of the Year by March of Dimes Christine Nelson-Tuttle, associate professor in the Wegmans School of Nursing, was named the March of Dimes Nurse of the Year in the Advanced Pediatric Nurse category. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=dd918926-cb5e-479c-a981-cdcf7ace0511 2015-11-16T12:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=dd918926-cb5e-479c-a981-cdcf7ace0511 Michaud ’17 Receives Scholarship from Local Italian Women’s Group Lindsey Michaud ’17 was among five students given 2015 Dante Scholarship Awards by members of the Italian Women’s Civic Club. Michaud was formally recognized during an awards dinner on Saturday, Nov. ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=480fc3d4-2fd5-4afd-afe6-ca062928e362 2015-11-11T08:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=480fc3d4-2fd5-4afd-afe6-ca062928e362 Nursing Student’s Community Bike Program Transforms a Neighborhood St. John Fisher College will hold a bike drive to support Wheels for Warriors, a program launched by Theresa Bowick, a student in the doctoral nursing program. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=ec076dce-3976-49dd-b5aa-2ba627decf46 2015-11-06T09:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=ec076dce-3976-49dd-b5aa-2ba627decf46 School of Nursing Students Walk to Support Suicide Prevention On Sunday, Sept. 27, senior nursing students participated in the Out of the Darkness Walk that benefits the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=f1eb9876-8282-442c-aad3-69a7e874a8b6 2015-10-06T02:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=f1eb9876-8282-442c-aad3-69a7e874a8b6 School of Nursing Faculty Members Publish Study on Leadership in Nursing Education Six faculty members from the Wegmans School of Nursing published a longitudinal study that compares professional values and leadership dimensions among nursing students. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=e5eb6730-16c5-4b8f-b760-adc84006f584 2015-10-05T08:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=e5eb6730-16c5-4b8f-b760-adc84006f584 Nursing Students Spend Summer in Internships Learning Patient Care and More Six St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Nursing students engaged in a one-credit, competitive nursing internship experience at hospitals in central and western New York. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=5dcf9489-c09c-4e2e-9ebb-7942a57180c8 2015-10-01T11:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=5dcf9489-c09c-4e2e-9ebb-7942a57180c8 Grant Funds Substance Abuse Screening and Intervention Training for Pharmacy, Nursing, and Mental Health Counseling Students St. John Fisher College graduate students from three healthcare disciplines will receive interprofessional training in how to best work with patients who require substance abuse screenings, ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=62dcc98e-9c25-42ea-888d-cc4922328721 2015-09-24T12:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=62dcc98e-9c25-42ea-888d-cc4922328721 Fisher Celebrates Opening of New Integrated Science and Health Sciences Building St. John Fisher College celebrated the opening of its new Integrated Science and Health Sciences building with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Tuesday, Sept. 22. The 31,000 square foot academic facility ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=5123aca7-6eae-43b9-bd15-9e1a32dd8638 2015-09-22T04:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=5123aca7-6eae-43b9-bd15-9e1a32dd8638 Critical Care Nurse Publishes Article Co-Authored by School of Nursing Faculty Tara Sacco, visiting assistant professor at the Wegmans School of Nursing, recently co-authored an article published in the August issue of Critical Care Nurse. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=4be2ae55-2324-422e-8603-f2417dd13298 2015-08-27T10:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=4be2ae55-2324-422e-8603-f2417dd13298 Cooney Miner Named Honorary Fellow by Royal College of Surgeons Ireland Dr. Dianne Cooney Miner, dean of St. John Fisher College’s Wegmans School of Nursing, was recently named an Honorary Faculty Fellow of Nursing & Midwifery by the Royal College of Surgeons, in Dublin, ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=eabea3f6-e85d-4271-8b46-a77108bd1756 2015-08-04T02:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=eabea3f6-e85d-4271-8b46-a77108bd1756 Nursing Graduate Earns Research Merit Award at National Conference Cathleen Van Houten, December 2104 graduate of the Wegmans School of Nursing in the Adult-Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist master's program, was honored at the Wound Ostomy Continence Nurses ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=04f7ae09-317c-4bb4-a843-96ce6497f725 2015-08-03T11:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=04f7ae09-317c-4bb4-a843-96ce6497f725 Markwick Elected President of Monroe County Health Department Board of Directors Laura Markwick, assistant professor at the Wegmans School of Nursing, was recently elected as president of the Board of Directors for the Monroe County Health Department. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=0ad404fb-a280-4640-8852-3366636cb9d5 2015-08-03T09:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=0ad404fb-a280-4640-8852-3366636cb9d5 Cooney Miner Selected to Participate in Rochester’s Anti-Poverty Initiative Dr. Dianne Cooney Miner, dean of the Wegmans School of Nursing, was recently selected to participate in the Rochester-Monroe Anti-Poverty Initiative, a task force that will explore ways to combat ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=95478522-2e30-4bbd-a21b-c640bacee280 2015-07-06T09:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=95478522-2e30-4bbd-a21b-c640bacee280 Four Nursing Faculty Present at National Conference Last month, four Fisher nursing faculty members were selected to present at the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses National Teaching Institute. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=d900969f-bb53-493a-b113-2246116325f7 2015-06-17T02:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=d900969f-bb53-493a-b113-2246116325f7 Wegmans School of Nursing Earns 10-Year Accreditation Four programs at the Wegmans School of Nursing—undergraduate, master’s, post graduate advanced practice nursing certificate, and doctor of nursing practice—recently received accreditation by the ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=80f84540-5fdc-418f-99dc-a92ba15a7795 2015-06-08T10:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=80f84540-5fdc-418f-99dc-a92ba15a7795 Humanistic Treatment in Mandated Counseling Focus of Faculty’s Research Article Dr. Rachel Jordan, director of the Mental Health Counseling program and associate professor in the Wegmans School of Nursing, has recently had an article published in the Person-Centered Journal. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=4c5f623f-6341-4ec2-b500-b86c9b9dd9e9 2015-06-04T09:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=4c5f623f-6341-4ec2-b500-b86c9b9dd9e9 Rice Contributes Two Chapters to Counseling and Psychopathology Encyclopedia Dr. Rob Rice has contributed two book chapters for The Encyclopedia of Theory in Counseling and Psychopathology. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=d5e7e2ca-b561-4f0e-aaf9-636963795083 2015-06-03T09:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=d5e7e2ca-b561-4f0e-aaf9-636963795083 Smith Selected to Edit Nursing Leadership Textbook Dr. Charlene Smith was selected as the editor for the Association for Nursing Professional Development Leadership textbook. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=f0ad5139-2cf8-4166-b58a-e29b79a2032c 2015-06-02T09:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=f0ad5139-2cf8-4166-b58a-e29b79a2032c Dambaugh Joins National Chronic Care Task Force Dr. Lori Dambaugh, CNS Track Coordinator and Assistant Professor in the Wegmans School of Nursing, serves on the National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists’ national Task Force for Chronic ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=df9a1f7e-9085-4d88-b40e-fde5b360cae8 2015-06-01T08:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=df9a1f7e-9085-4d88-b40e-fde5b360cae8 Nursing Faculty Participate in Cost of Poverty Experience Drs. Dianne Cooney Miner, Marilyn Dollinger, and Kathie Dever, and Dianne Cooney Miner participated in the March 26 Finger Lakes Health Systems Agency’s Cost of Poverty Experience™. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=c736f3db-c75f-4138-b2a7-bfd7cb2ecfd8 2015-05-29T11:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=c736f3db-c75f-4138-b2a7-bfd7cb2ecfd8 Recognition Ceremony Celebrates School of Nursing Grads The Wegmans School of Nursing recognition ceremony is a chance for the School to award students for success in and out of the classroom and thank faculty, staff, and community partners for their role ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=73a65c4a-aeb6-4b15-8fcc-0d2a46a71597 2015-05-14T08:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=73a65c4a-aeb6-4b15-8fcc-0d2a46a71597 Seniors Honored for Academic Achievement, Campus Leadership at President’s Awards Ceremony Students, their families and friends, faculty, and staff gathered in the Cleary Family Auditorium for the annual President’s Awards Ceremony, which honored 59 graduating seniors for their academic ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=f663e7df-cd66-471c-9672-480f7321cd76 2015-05-12T12:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=f663e7df-cd66-471c-9672-480f7321cd76 Classroom Dedication Celebrates a True Fisher Family When Alyssa Iacona graduates with a bachelor’s degree this May, she will join her brother and mother among the ranks of proud Fisher alumni. To celebrate this legacy, her parents, Marc and Anne ’83, ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=5d3859f2-e3c1-4b3d-b193-7fc099b56826 2015-05-07T10:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=5d3859f2-e3c1-4b3d-b193-7fc099b56826 Three at Fisher Named Outstanding Adult Students Three St. John Fisher College students—Michele D. Garrett, Jody Latini, and Kristina Otto Waldman—were recently honored with Outstanding Adult Student Awards, given by the Rochester Area Colleges ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=3dd6a920-71ed-475d-82e7-5e988535f6f0 2015-05-06T03:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=3dd6a920-71ed-475d-82e7-5e988535f6f0 Boev’s Research on Nurse-Physician Collaboration Featured in Publications Faculty member in School of Nursing mentioned in Healio, Clinical Advisor, and Doctors Lounge, among other publications. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=7ce05566-384f-4853-a9e4-d286e228b05d 2015-04-22T08:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=7ce05566-384f-4853-a9e4-d286e228b05d Nursing Student Attends Health Policy Conference Celia McIntosh, a DNP student at Fisher, recently traveled to Washington, DC, to attend a health policy conference. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=032aa0fc-5e5e-4ad6-bfc2-994ab4e1c262 2015-04-21T11:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=032aa0fc-5e5e-4ad6-bfc2-994ab4e1c262 “The Whole Patient” Panel Coming February 9 On Monday, February 9, four local medical professionals will be on campus for a panel entitled, “The Whole Patient: Teamwork and Effective Healthcare Delivery,” co-sponsored by the Departments of ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=309d63ec-acf9-4367-bd96-3446f42c4f91 2015-01-30T09:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=309d63ec-acf9-4367-bd96-3446f42c4f91 Cameron and Michaud Named 2014-2015 Recipients of Excellus Undergraduate Diversity Scholarship As part of its Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration and Coexistence Dinner on Monday, January 19, St. John Fisher College announced the 2014-2015 recipients of the Excellus BlueCross BlueShield ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=c73a1210-fd08-43b9-81af-69cbaffd2b8e 2015-01-22T08:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=c73a1210-fd08-43b9-81af-69cbaffd2b8e Wegmans School of Nursing Represented at Simulation User Network Conference Joanne Weinschreider, Director of the Wegmans School of Nursing Simulation Lab, recently co-presented a workshop at the Laerdel Simulation User Network (SUN) Conference in Philadelphia, PA. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=e5d42a93-3b91-4fee-851d-8885762ba9f5 2014-12-08T09:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=e5d42a93-3b91-4fee-851d-8885762ba9f5 Alumna Shares Journey with Cushing’s Disease with Nursing Students Last spring, Shelby Christensen, a St. John Fisher College alumna who was diagnosed with Cushing’s disease in 2010, reached out to Dr. Tammy Roman, Assistant Professor in the Wegmans School of Nursing... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=fe28afeb-b88a-4fb4-96a5-91ec569aa8eb 2014-11-20T09:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=fe28afeb-b88a-4fb4-96a5-91ec569aa8eb