Fairfield, Conn. - Nursing Professors Susan DeNisco and Julie Stewart were invited to serve as judges at the 30th Annual Belsky Research Day in late spring, part of the Danbury Hospital Medical Residency Program. This event is committed to medical education and investigative research to identify new and innovative therapies as well as display improvements in the delivery on clinical care. As nonphyscian faculty judges, DeNisco and Stewart share their clinical expertise in primary care and infectious disease with medical residents and members of the Medical and Education Research team at Danbury Hospital. This year, there were more than 50 abstracts to review.
Fairfield, Conn. - Sacred Heart University's College of Nursing has received a $30,000 grant from the Paul L. Jones Trust Fund to support graduate nursing students enrolled in the nursing practice doctorate program (DNP). The grant is designed for scholarship support and will be distributed to students coming into the DNP program.
FAIRFIELD, Conn. – Sacred Heart University broke ground today on a new building to house its Colleges of Health Professions and Nursing. Located at 4030 Park Avenue in Bridgeport, the Center for Healthcare Education will be three stories comprising 117,000 square feet on 8.7 acres. “Like the recently completed Frank and Marisa Martire Business & Communications Center, the new Center for Healthcare Education will provide our students with all the latest technology used in their future professions,” says SHU President John J. Petillo. “The expanded space and updated equipment will offer new opportunities for learning and ensure that they graduate well prepared to make their mark in the booming health-care industry.”
U.S. News Names Sacred Heart University Among the Best for Online Programs
January 7, 2015
Sacred Heart’s online offerings for its nursing program and bachelor’s program are among the best in the country according to U.S. News & World Report. This is the third year U.S. News has ranked online degree programs.
U.S. News assessed schools based on student engagement, faculty credentials and training, student services and technology, peer reputation and admissions selectivity.