Sharing Nursing's Knowledge: June 2013

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Announces $20 Million Grant to Support Nurse PhD Scientists


Robert Wood Johnson Foundation launches Future of Nursing Scholars program to help more nurses get PhDs.

A 'Watershed Moment' for the New Jersey Nursing Initiative

Innovative program’s first PhD scholars graduate, joining pipeline of nurses prepared to fill faculty positions in the Garden State.

In Colorado, a Helping Hand for Emerging Nurse Leaders

Colorado Action Coalition promotes nurse leadership, advanced nurse education, and fewer restrictions on nursing practice.

Future of Nursing National Research Agenda Announces Four New Grantees

Primary care workforce study nears completion; new grantees will examine scope of practice regulations, nurse residency programs.

Survey Identifies Professional Divide Regarding Nurses' Role in Primary Care

Most physicians agree that nurses should practice to full extent of their education and training.

In the Media

New books for nurses’ summer reading lists.

Recent Research About Nursing

Heart failure patients benefit from adequate, stable nurse staffing.

Quotable Quotes About Nursing

New and notable quotes on National Nurses Week, the New Jersey Nursing Initiative, evidence-based practice, and more.

More Nursing on

Diversifying the nursing workforce, new leadership at the New Jersey Nursing Initiative, news from the Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action, and more.

Grantee Profile

Treating Depression in Single Black Mothers


RWJF Scholar seeks to improve mental health care for a population at risk.

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Recent Calls for Proposal

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health & Society Scholars (Deadline: September 20, 2013)