Duquesne University

Duquesne University

School of Nursing

Welcome

If you want to become a nurse—or if you already are a nurse but you aspire to higher levels of professionalism—then we have a program for you. The Duquesne University School of Nursing can match your ambition with an academic program that will help you become the best nurse you can be. 

Whether you are an undergraduate or graduate student, Duquesne will prepare you to excel in the rapidly changing profession of nursing.  While you’re learning the necessary skills and knowledge to delive...

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If you want to become a nurse—or if you already are a nurse but you aspire to higher levels of professionalism—then we have a program for you. The Duquesne University School of Nursing can match your ambition with an academic program that will help you become the best nurse you can be. 

Whether you are an undergraduate or graduate student, Duquesne will prepare you to excel in the rapidly changing profession of nursing.  While you’re learning the necessary skills and knowledge to deliver the best patient care possible, you also will be inspired to develop personal and ethical values that make you not just a care provider, but a health care leader.

CONTACT
600 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15282
Phone: 412.396.6550
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  • AANP Conference

    Posted Jul 6, 2018 by Karen Kmetz

    Dr. Frank Kosnosky presented his poster at the AANP (American Association of Nurse Practitioners) conference last week. The work was titled "Reducing the Hurt: A clinical Practice Project to Improve Procedural Pain Management in the NICU"

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    Dr. Frank Kosnosky presented his poster at the AANP (American Association of Nurse Practitioners) conference last week. The work was titled “Reducing the Hurt: A clinical Practice Project to Improve Procedural Pain Management in the NICU”

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  • President of the Order of Nurses in Lebanon

    Posted Jul 3, 2018 by Karen Kmetz

    Congratulations to PhD alumna, Dr. Myrna Abi Abdallah-Doumit who was recently elected President of the Order of Nurses in Lebanon (similar to the ANA in the US). The nurses in Lebanon have only one mandatory order called "Order of Nurses in Lebanon." The headquarters is in the capital city of Beirut. The Order gathers all nurses with a degree, and has the right to exercise...

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    Congratulations to PhD alumna, Dr. Myrna Abi Abdallah-Doumit who was recently elected President of the Order of Nurses in Lebanon (similar to the ANA in the US). The nurses in Lebanon have only one mandatory order called "Order of Nurses in Lebanon." The headquarters is in the capital city of Beirut. The Order gathers all nurses with a degree, and has the right to exercise the nursing profession by an authorization granted by the Ministry of Public Health.

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  • Nursing Students Enjoying Rome

    Posted May 21, 2018 by Karen Kmetz

    The Duquesne University Maymester Nursing: Rome gives nursing students the opportunity to have a rich study abroad experience and stay on track with their studies. Designed specifically for Nursing majors, this four-week program guides students as they explore the Italian health system and come to understand how intercultural interactions will affect them in their future c...

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    The Duquesne University Maymester Nursing: Rome gives nursing students the opportunity to have a rich study abroad experience and stay on track with their studies. Designed specifically for Nursing majors, this four-week program guides students as they explore the Italian health system and come to understand how intercultural interactions will affect them in their future career.

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  • HAPPY NURSES WEEK!

    Posted May 7, 2018 by Karen Kmetz
  • Congratulations!

    Posted Apr 26, 2018 by Karen Kmetz

    Congratulations to PhD student, Griselle B. Estrada, on being named a Minority Nurse Faculty Scholar by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN). Launched to address the faculty shortage and enhance diversity among nurse educators, this AACN-administered program provides generous financial support, mentoring, and leadership development to graduate students fr...

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    Congratulations to PhD student, Griselle B. Estrada, on being named a Minority Nurse Faculty Scholar by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN). Launched to address the faculty shortage and enhance diversity among nurse educators, this AACN-administered program provides generous financial support, mentoring, and leadership development to graduate students from minority backgrounds who aspire to teach in our nation’s schools of nursing.

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  • Alumni Association Clothing Sale!

    Posted Mar 23, 2018 by Karen Kmetz

    SALE ENDS THIS FRIDAY!
    You asked for it - we listened!
    Sale runs from March 23rd through April 13th.
    Duquesne University School of Nursing Alumni Association Sale - Pro Knitwear

  • REMINDER: 7th Annual New Advances in Brain Injury Rehabilitation Conference

    Posted Mar 13, 2018 by Karen Kmetz

    April 3, 2018
    8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
    Duquesne University, Power Center Ballroom
    Featuring Dr. David Okonkwo, the 2017 CoBI Award Winner
    Nursing CEUs available

    https://www.councilonbraininjury.or...

  • WE EXCEEDED OUR GOAL!

    Posted Feb 26, 2018 by Karen Kmetz

    Thanks to your donation during the Day of Giving, the School of Nursing raised $14,635 from 134 donors.
    Our goal was $12,000 and 120 donors.

  • Day of Giving stats

    Posted Feb 23, 2018 by Karen Kmetz

    Thanks for donating on the Day of Giving!

  • the Day of Giving is TODAY!

    Posted Feb 8, 2018 by Karen Kmetz

    The Day of Giving is TODAY!
    Please consider giving your donation to the School of Nursing. We have several Matching Gift Challenges - see our donation page at: https://dayofgiving.duq.edu/giving-...
    These students are enjoying the newly renovated Student Lounge. Funds from last year's Day of Giving helped pay for the remodeling.

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