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Faculty Profile: Jessica Varghese

Profile | Feb 07, 2022

From inspiring other first-generation students to pursue their dreams to taking students abroad to work with refugees, Assistant Professor of Nursing Jessica Varghese, Ph.D., is committed to building community in the School of Health Professions.

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Health Professions Students Share Research at Annual Aletheia Symposium

Feature | May 28, 2020

School of Health professions students and faculty gathered for a two-day Zoom conference to present their research at this year’s virtual Aletheia Symposium.

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Nursing Professor Dr. Elizabeth Simon Is Quoted Within Exhibited Indian Artwork

SHP Faculty Presents to STEP High Schoolers

News Brief: Class of 2020 Student Nurses Receive White Coats

Feature | Oct 30, 2018

On October 24, NYIT nursing students received their white coats, signifying their transition for classroom learning to clinical learning.

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Student Profile: Catherina Davius

Profile | Oct 02, 2018

Nursing student Catherina Davius returned to her home country of Haiti to deliver school supplies to children in underserved schools and churches.

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Tennis Player Matthew Kolkhorst Makes His NYIT—and U.S. Open—Debut

Feature | Sep 11, 2018

NYIT men’s tennis player Matthew Kolkhorst will launch his college tennis career this fall. But over the summer, he hit the courts at the U.S. Open as a ball person.

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Video: Tackling the U.S. Nursing Shortage

Feature | Nov 13, 2017

Sheldon Fields, Ph.D., dean of NYIT School of Health Professions, and Assistant Professor Lisa Sparacino, Ph.D., discuss the looming nursing shortage facing the United States.

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NYIT Dean Appointed to Board of National Black Nurses Association

News Release | Nov 01, 2017

Sheldon D. Fields, Ph.D., RN, FAAN, dean, NYIT School of Health Professions, has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the National Black Nurses Association (NBNA).

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Future Health Professionals Search for Truth in Their Fields

Feature | May 16, 2017

Students at NYIT School of Health Professions presented their research at the ALETHEIA Annual Research Symposium.

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