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Nurse-Midwifery Alumna on a Mission to Improve Maternal Health in Zanzibar

Driven by the belief that women should not have to put their life at risk if they chose to become pregnant, nurse-midwifery alum Nafisa Jiddawi (M’14), FNP-C, WHNP-BC, CNM,…

March 10, 2023

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Georgetown Double Alum Eileen Ferrell Retires from Chief Nursing Post at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital

After 30 years of committed service to MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, Eileen Ferrell, MS, BSN, RN, the hospital’s chief nursing officer (CNO) will retire on February.…

January 26, 2023

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From FNP Graduate to Clinical Preceptor: Creating a Safe Space for Patients and Students to Thrive

As a family nurse practitioner (FNP) who earned her Master of Science in Nursing degree through a distance-based, online program through Georgetown, Carrie Schaefer builds trust…

September 16, 2022

Scholarship Highlights

DNP Alum Presents Research at Sigma Theta Tau Congress

Amanda Boys, recent DNP Program graduate, presented her research at the Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Research Congress, which was held July 21 to 25, 2022, in Edinburgh,…

August 6, 2022

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Changing the Perception of Midwives, One Hospital at a Time

Andrea Gekas (G’18) and Tiffany Golub (G’18), both graduates of Georgetown’s nurse-midwifery/women’s health nurse practitioner (NM/WHNP) program, are working to encourage…

July 15, 2022

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Georgetown Nursing Alumna Shares Memories of Education and Hospital Career

BSN alumna Florence Mahoney of the Class of 1963 recently shared some memories about her education at Georgetown and her career at the university's hospital. In looking back and…

July 6, 2021