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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  • WE DID IT!

    Posted Feb 20, 2019 by Karen Kmetz

    Thanks to each and every one of our gift givers, we were able to unlock our two Day of Giving challenge gifts:
    o $3,500 Francis Feld, N'93 match gift
    o $1,000 from Heritage Valley Health System for 120 donors
    and match $800 for the Alice C. Feehan Fund. We raised $10,010.17 with 131 donors.
    Thank you to everyone who participated and helped us raise money for our school a...

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    Thanks to each and every one of our gift givers, we were able to unlock our two Day of Giving challenge gifts:
    • $3,500 Francis Feld, N'93 match gift
    • $1,000 from Heritage Valley Health System for 120 donors
    and match $800 for the Alice C. Feehan Fund. We raised $10,010.17 with 131 donors.
    Thank you to everyone who participated and helped us raise money for our school and our students.
    There is no way we could have done it without you -- Thank you!!

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  • DAY OF GIVING IS HERE!

    Posted Feb 19, 2019 by Karen Kmetz

    School of Nursing faculty and staff encourage you to donate TODAY! The Day of Giving is a special 24-hour virtual fundraising event where your donation will make an impact in the School of Nursing. Donate now at Duquesne Day of Giving 2019 | School of Nursing

  • DAY OF GIVING IS TOMORROW!

    Posted Feb 18, 2019 by Karen Kmetz

    Donations at any amount--even a $10 gift--will make an impact and help us meet our goals! A Day of Giving gift to the School of Nursing will have an even bigger impact as Francis Feld, N'93 will match donations to Nursing dollar-for-dollar, up to $3,500, and Heritage Valley Health System will donate $1,000 if 120 individuals make a donation to Nursing! ...

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    Donations at any amount—even a $10 gift—will make an impact and help us meet our goals! A Day of Giving gift to the School of Nursing will have an even bigger impact as Francis Feld, N'93 will match donations to Nursing dollar-for-dollar, up to $3,500, and Heritage Valley Health System will donate $1,000 if 120 individuals make a donation to Nursing! Duquesne Day of Giving 2019 | School of Nursing

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  • Day of Giving

    Posted Feb 15, 2019 by Karen Kmetz

    SimBaby might get a new brother or sister if you donate during the #DUQDayofGiving
    Remember, any amount is appreciated!

  • Duquesne Day of Giving

    Posted Feb 12, 2019 by Karen Kmetz

    Nursing students explain what the Day of Giving means to them. #DUQDayofGiving
    https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=BXBpD...

  • 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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