ItemPulse Magazine (Fall 2011)(2012-04-19T17:08:58Z) Oakland University. School of NursingOakland University's technology is proving to be incredibly to student's clinical skills, Simulated training translates to student's working world, OU's simulation models have evolved into a vital teaching tool, SON's partnership with PACE offers niche classes for students, OU genetics nurse investigates relationship between hormones and sickle cell diseases, A group of nursing faculty are working hard to show the importance of caring for their patients, OU and Detroit medical center study emphasizes self care for nurses, OU student establishes childhood epilepsy advocacy organization, DNP alumni earns national recognition for contributions to health care. ItemPulse Magazine (Spring 2011)(2011) Oakland University. School of NursingSchool of Nursing is growing in academic excellence, The demand for nurses is high so it is being discussed who should teach the new generation, Professor Sally O'Meara talks about being an online nursing instructor, OU research may help with hospital errors, research explores the benefits of music for dementia patients, Animal-assisted therapy program gaining interest with both national and international students, Riverview Institute starts strong with achieving academic excellence, Alumni Sara Fallebout finds life goal because of nursing education, Chris Jozwick is driven by a desire to go wherever help is needed most, Donors help SON with financial assistance, VA medical centers implement the clinical nurse leader to their roles in 2016. ItemPulse Magazine (Fall 2010)(2010) Oakland University. School of NursingNursing skills are in the process of being updated to meet tomorrow's need for highly educated nurses, OU breaks ground on the new site of the future home of the School of Nursing and the School of Health Sciences, OU doing its part to reverse the nursing shortage trend, New School of nursing research initiatives will help transform the nation's health care system, The new School of Nursing building designed to be environmentally friendly, OU creates new program for clinical nurse leader certification, ASD students take part in a research project involving helping the community, A partnership between OU's Riverview Institute and Focus: HOPE ensures that students will have skills for success, OU graduate Anne Marie Hranchook directs graduate program of Nurse Anesthesia, Nursing alumni collaborate to mentor fellow graduates and students ItemPulse Magazine (Spring 2010)(2010) Oakland University. School of NursingCrittenton Hospital and School of Nursing start pilot program focusing on relationship-based care with students, practicing nurses, and instructors. Crittenton CNO Kathleen Van Wagoner advocates relationship-based care and the partnership with Oakland University. Instructor Claudia Grobbel explains how caring should be integrated into the nursing curriculum. Nurses look into motivational interviewing to hear from patients about healthy behaviors and decision making for them. A study involving HIV mothers developing strategies for coping with their condition as well as develop more positive behavior since being diagnosed. Service project involving taking nursing students into OB/GYN offices. The Riverview Institute of Oakland University tries to help meet the demand of healthcare professionals in the state and nation. Cynthia Taueg, VP for Community health at St. John Health, talks about her focus about health and community since completing her nursing degree in 1971. OU grad brings new ideas to gerontological nursing. ItemPulse Magazine (Spring 2009)(2009) Oakland University. School of NursingSchool of Nursing and Detroit Health Department team up to develop emergency training program for nurses. Students develop nursing and interpersonal skills during clinical rotations. Faculty investigators research health care concerns in the community. Nurses gain occupational health nursing expertise through new School of Nursing certificate program. SON alumna Judi Ganton expresses her love of nursing in senior-living communities. Dr. John Ylvisaker honors his late wife's memory through a scholarship named after her to support exceptional students. Oakland University and St. John Health work on retention of students with nee Riverview Project. The Henry Ford Cohort (HFC) is designed to support displace autoworkers for nursing careers for the future. Alumna Charlotte Mather is honored with the Nightingale award for Excellence in Nursing. ItemPulse Magazine (Fall 2009)(2009) Oakland University. School of NursingThe REACH institute is established focusing on the future of the nation's children. Baroness Caroline Cox inspires the REACH institute to improve the human condition. OU plans partnership with the American University of Armenia. School of Nursing offers certificate program in animal-assisted therapy. OU instructor Marilyn Mouradjian emphasizes the connection between mental and physical for improved health. OU nursing and biology professors work together in the advancement of stem cell research. Alumna Petra Hurt talks about her experiences and what she learned through the School of Nursing. Nursing professor Suha Kridli returns to the Middle East to create a better international experience from the University of Kuwait.