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 2015-07-05T02:04:52 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 Students Receive Dante Scholarship from Italian Women’s Civic Club Two St. John Fisher College students received scholarships at the Italian Women’s Civic Club (IWCC) Dante Scholarship Awards Dinner on November 1 at Midvale Country Club. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=df7061c2-0079-43cd-92d9-0b4c818ada15 2014-11-18T11:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=df7061c2-0079-43cd-92d9-0b4c818ada15 Student Athletes “Scare Away Brain Cancer” in Honor of Teammate Last spring, senior nursing major Alex Caldwell wasn’t feeling like herself. She was overcome with dizziness, flu-like symptoms, and horrible headaches. On April 17, a day after she just couldn’t ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=b79fbdd5-445e-40d8-9cb9-3372832daba0 2014-11-13T08:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=b79fbdd5-445e-40d8-9cb9-3372832daba0 Read Elected VP of State Association Susan Read, Visiting Assistant Professor in the Wegmans School of Nursing, was recently elected vice president of The American Nurses Association-New York. She was elected during the group’s second ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=26aa514a-218f-4ca3-9fb0-c3fe0088fd9f 2014-11-07T03:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=26aa514a-218f-4ca3-9fb0-c3fe0088fd9f Schultz, Nelson-Tuttle Present Research at Narcolepsy Network’s Annual Conference On October 17-19, Dr. Susan Schultz, Associate Professor in the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. School of Education, and Dr. Christine Nelson-Tuttle, Associate Professor in the Wegmans School of Nursing, ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=a46ec725-943e-4977-8a84-a48718f38aac 2014-10-29T01:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=a46ec725-943e-4977-8a84-a48718f38aac Educational Assessment Effectiveness Team presents at 2014 Assessment Institute, Indianapolis The College's newly formed Educational Assessment Effectiveness Team (EALT) gave a panel presentation at the 2014 Assessment Institute in Indianapolis October 19-21. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=12ef43cb-5739-4129-a6cb-abcaf99ce74d 2014-10-29T12:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=12ef43cb-5739-4129-a6cb-abcaf99ce74d Nursing Students, Faculty Participate in Out of the Darkness Walk Over 60 students and faculty from the Wegmans School of Nursing participated in the Out of the Darkness Walk sponsored by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention on September 28 at Genesee ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=801bc28e-dbc7-4790-a39f-6b71554a47dd 2014-10-08T09:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=801bc28e-dbc7-4790-a39f-6b71554a47dd Mental Health Counseling Program Recognizes First Group of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselors Five recent graduates of the Mental Health Counseling Program have also satisfied the educational requirements leading to eligibility for credentialing as an Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselor (... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=1a06b90a-e134-4b30-ad0c-50900025423c 2014-09-24T12:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=1a06b90a-e134-4b30-ad0c-50900025423c Wegmans School of Nursing Awards First Advanced Certificate in Mental Health Counseling The Wegmans School of Nursing recently awarded its very first Advanced Certificate in Mental Health Counseling to Stephanie Bliss, a school counselor in the Rochester City School District. She ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=ba27e320-d961-412a-9cfa-9e5dae7b058e 2014-09-17T02:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=ba27e320-d961-412a-9cfa-9e5dae7b058e Wegmans School of Nursing Introduces Dedicated Education Unit Clinical Site to Students Five years ago, Dr. Karen Parker, Assistant Professor in the Wegmans School of Nursing, was working on a clinical scholarship project that she hoped would become a reality in the near future. This ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=30ead1d7-d548-454d-9a48-70cc5dd98832 2014-09-08T02:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=30ead1d7-d548-454d-9a48-70cc5dd98832 Markwick Chosen for AANP Future Leaders Program Dr. Laura Markwick, Family Nurse Practitioner Track Coordinator and Assistant Professor in the Wegmans School of Nursing, has been selected by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP), ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=f53ba5d8-ad7b-4bd7-b7b7-111f0443cec0 2014-08-28T01:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=f53ba5d8-ad7b-4bd7-b7b7-111f0443cec0 Wegmans School of Nursing Partners with Rochester General Hospital for “Resident Boot Camp” Being immersed in a crisis scenario in the Wegmans School of Nursing Simulation Center sparked more than a renewed sense of love for nursing in one graduate student; it sparked an idea that she took ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=5af6b16e-e19a-41b9-ab97-5de47521f8c8 2014-08-04T02:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=5af6b16e-e19a-41b9-ab97-5de47521f8c8 St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Nursing to Offer Free Concussion Education Day to Community The St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Nursing will offer free ImPACT baseline testing and concussion education to 200 area middle and high school athletes on Tuesday, August 19. The program, ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=abd0ed77-a669-4126-99df-65a54cdc7e77 2014-07-31T08:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=abd0ed77-a669-4126-99df-65a54cdc7e77 Donegan Attends National Training Course Dr. Colleen Donegan, Assistant Professor in the Wegmans School of Nursing, recently attended a national training course on end-of-life care presented by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=4675f4e9-7b6d-4f9f-a96f-619a5b49eb84 2014-07-29T09:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=4675f4e9-7b6d-4f9f-a96f-619a5b49eb84 Local High School Students Enjoy a Week of Discovery at Fisher Dozens of students from the East Rochester School District and the Rochester City School District’s “Horizons” summer camp program recently spent a week on the St. John Fisher College campus for ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=d61ade7e-997f-4a2a-91f6-0807d982650f 2014-07-28T10:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=d61ade7e-997f-4a2a-91f6-0807d982650f St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Nursing Receives Federal Grant The St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Nursing has received a $700,000 grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=ed8f872f-0e27-4aa3-8e6d-f6305bb41437 2014-07-14T12:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=ed8f872f-0e27-4aa3-8e6d-f6305bb41437 CCNE On-Site Evaluation Scheduled The on-site evaluation of the Wegmans School of Nursing Baccalaureate program in nursing, Master's program in nursing, Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program, and Post-Graduate Advanced Practice ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=52659739-6359-4722-8106-0d785d9835d6 2014-07-11T09:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=52659739-6359-4722-8106-0d785d9835d6 St. John Fisher College Breaks Ground for New Science Building Earlier today, St. John Fisher College officials broke ground on the College’s much anticipated Integrated Science and Health Sciences Building, slated to open in fall 2015. The new building is part ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=c54c0fd9-888d-4b39-bf3e-5f8e2cfd7adf 2014-07-08T12:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=c54c0fd9-888d-4b39-bf3e-5f8e2cfd7adf Nine Honored at Wegmans School of Nursing Hooding Ceremony The Wegmans School of Nursing held its hooding ceremony on Thursday, May 8, and honored nine graduates with special awards. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=af155c47-c0bc-44ca-83ef-c08704902888 2014-05-14T01:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=af155c47-c0bc-44ca-83ef-c08704902888 President’s Awards Ceremony Honors 50 Graduating Seniors A total of 50 graduating seniors were honored on Friday, May 9, when students, their families and friends, faculty, and staff gathered in the Cleary Family Auditorium for the annual President’s Awards... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=fd7382c3-ec2c-4a13-813f-e89a045515a4 2014-05-14T09:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=fd7382c3-ec2c-4a13-813f-e89a045515a4 Nursing Seniors Go Global for Final Clinicals A total of 24 nursing students and four faculty divided and conquered three parts of the world to complete their final clinical rotations before graduating this weekend. Ten students traveled to Peru,... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=764e0139-af04-4403-81f7-1752e91ffe44 2014-05-08T09:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=764e0139-af04-4403-81f7-1752e91ffe44 Nursing Course Mixes Service-Learning with Patients and Alternative Therapies Students in Dr. Natalie Masco’s Complementary and Alternative Therapies course recently partnered with Mercy Community Services to link patients with alternative therapies and resources. This is the ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=a0805bf5-5495-4d58-9ff3-7112f1cea2ca 2014-05-06T08:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=a0805bf5-5495-4d58-9ff3-7112f1cea2ca Nursing Faculty to Present at National Convention Dr. Charlene Smith, Professor in the Wegmans School of Nursing, has been accepted to present at the 2014 Annual Association for Nursing Professional Development (ANPD) Convention in Orlando, Florida ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=3fdaefe5-bcb0-4620-9f19-e4c0bf0f0eb1 2014-04-29T09:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=3fdaefe5-bcb0-4620-9f19-e4c0bf0f0eb1 Nursing Students, Faculty Present at Local Conference The 17th Annual Nursing Research and Leadership Conference was held at Rochester General Hospital on April 10 and students and faculty from the Wegmans School of Nursing presented posters. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=0b6bcf25-c448-4447-be7c-d8dd8fa4f1c9 2014-04-16T10:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=0b6bcf25-c448-4447-be7c-d8dd8fa4f1c9 Fisher Scholarship Celebration Showcases Works by Students, Faculty, and Staff Every 18 months, the Library Committee and the Provost of the College sponsor the Fisher Scholarship Celebration to recognize the scholarly works completed by individuals from across the campus ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=0102f333-93aa-49c0-b2ab-f1efbb3caf09 2014-04-15T08:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=0102f333-93aa-49c0-b2ab-f1efbb3caf09 Nursing Students Complete Clinical at Daystar for Medically Fragile Children Nursing students have been busy finishing their last clinical rotation at Daystar for Medically Fragile Children, a rotation that fulfills a community-based clinical observation as part of their ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=beb5eb38-d119-493e-ac7e-f3c90fecef91 2014-04-02T11:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=beb5eb38-d119-493e-ac7e-f3c90fecef91 Faculty and Students Awarded Grants for Service-Learning Projects At the start of the spring semester, six students and four faculty members received good news and learned that their applications for the Community-Based Service-Learning Civic Engagement grant had ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=5666276f-ba90-4f03-a068-8fe612382989 2014-03-27T08:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=5666276f-ba90-4f03-a068-8fe612382989 Wegmans School of Nursing Hosts Regional Linkages Conference On Monday, March 3, the Wegmans School of Nursing hosted the Greater Rochester Area Finger Lakes Chapter of the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) annual Linkages Conference. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=1a828ed0-c631-4726-8c90-dd3de6eca549 2014-03-17T09:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=1a828ed0-c631-4726-8c90-dd3de6eca549 Countdown to Commencement: Adaobi Ikpeze This week’s “Countdown to Commencement” video features Nursing major Adaobi Ikpeze. She was nominated by Thomas Rodgers, Director of Campus Life. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=0af11bc4-69fe-4e1d-9382-4a1f4c97cde3 2014-02-24T08:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=0af11bc4-69fe-4e1d-9382-4a1f4c97cde3 Fisher Prime Care Nursing Center: One Year Later In 2012, Excellus BlueCross BlueShield announced a $1 million grant to St. John Fisher College to be used over five years to expand primary health care and mental health care for Rochester’s ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=7e15af9b-881f-4515-a714-a3ef4c80ef5d 2014-02-05T01:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=7e15af9b-881f-4515-a714-a3ef4c80ef5d School of Nursing Purchases Gift for Kenyan School Students and teachers at the Mbaka Oromo School in Maseno, Kenya, will be receiving seven treadle-style sewing machines to help them sustain supplies for The Petal Project started by the Wegmans ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=ce0a0510-4c72-45c5-aaba-673862ccca43 2014-01-30T08:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=ce0a0510-4c72-45c5-aaba-673862ccca43 Pharmacy and Nursing Students Participate in Training Exercise A total of 207 pharmacy and nursing students participated in an Interprofessional Education (IPE) exercise from January 16-19, which included a one-day lecture and individual tabletop exercises. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=3f418a7d-68c3-4d2e-92a0-d65c8560be0b 2014-01-28T01:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=3f418a7d-68c3-4d2e-92a0-d65c8560be0b Countdown to Commencement: Erin Webb This week’s “Countdown to Commencement” video features Erin Webb, a Nursing major. She was nominated by Michele D’Agostino, Office Manager for Safety and Security, who met Webb during her freshman ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=6cc057a0-5a1e-42b8-bf00-334267168e80 2014-01-27T08:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=6cc057a0-5a1e-42b8-bf00-334267168e80 Rice's Collaboration with RIT Featured in Democrat & Chronicle The collaboration between Dr. Rob Rice, Director of Clinical Internships in the Mental Health Counseling Program, and two colleagues from the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT), was recently ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=7638da10-2629-4b90-9d8f-f3a16ce34674 2014-01-01T10:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=7638da10-2629-4b90-9d8f-f3a16ce34674