The Center for Nursing Research Welcomes New Fellow

The Cathryne A. Welch Center for Nursing Research is proud to welcome Jessica Jackson as the newest Research Fellow.  Ms. Jackson is being sponsored by ANA - New York and will use the fellowship to conduct research on workplace violence among nurses, focusing on nurse bullying. Ms. Jackson is currently the Bone Marrow Transplant Register Nurse Data/Quality Coordinator at Upstate Cancer Center of SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, NY.  She received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from SUNY Brockport and earned a Master of Public Health degree with a concentration in Epidemiology at SUNY Albany.  "The Foundation of NYS Nurses is honored to continue to provide the Research Fellows program and is grateful to ANA-New York for their support", Foundation President, Joan Madden Wilson comments.  "Nursing research is integral to ensuring that the public's health is improving and meeting patient and family needs", President Madden Wilson continues.  

Ms. Jackson will be mentored by Priscilla Worrall, PhD, RN, Coordinator of Nursing Research at Upstate Medical Center.


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Nursing Student Groups Visit in October

Senior nursing students from Utica College School of Nursing visited the Center for Nursing this month. As a component of their leadership course, they learned about the work of Foundation and its centers. This is the 4th year that senior Utica College nursing students have included this day-long visit as part of their leadership course.


Nursing students from The Sage Colleges Department of Nursing visited the Center for Nursing to learn about the history of nursing in New York State and tour the displays at the Center.