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2013-07-18 23:21:44

The Loyola University New Orleans School of Nursing was awarded this month a $933,271 grant to bolster the nation’s health training by supporting Doctor of Nursing Practice students. New Orleans, LA (PRWEB) July 18, 2013 The Loyola University New Orleans School of Nursing was recently awarded a $933,271 grant to bolster the nation’s health training by supporting Doctor of Nursing Practice students. The grant was awarded this month from the Nurse Faculty Loan Program administered...

2013-05-15 23:27:14

Students at Loyola University New Orleans leading an anti-bullying campaign took home the university´s eighth national title in a public relations competition for college students–the Public Relations Student Society of America 2013 Bateman Case Study Competition. The Loyola Bateman team´s “Step Up, Reach Out!” campaign to stop bullying was chosen as the winner among 68 entries from colleges and universities nationwide. New Orleans, LA (PRWEB) May 15, 2013...

2013-03-19 23:01:54

The nurse leader scholarship offered by Loyola University New Orleans´ School of Nursing selected winners of five scholarships of $4,500 who began classes Jan. 7, 2013. New Orleans, LA (PRWEB) March 19, 2013 Celebrating 100 years of university success and 33 years of leadership in nurse education, Loyola University New Orleans recently announced Sarah Foster of Goodlettsville, Tennessee as a $4,500 scholarship recipients for its online Master of Science in Nursing degree program....

2013-03-18 23:00:37

Presented by the online Master of Science in Nursing program at Loyola University New Orleans, “Nursing Evolution” celebrates 150 years of modern-day nursing, exploring the history and heritage of the nursing industry from the technological advancements to patient-centered care. New Orleans, LA (PRWEB) March 18, 2013 Presented by the online Master of Science in Nursing program at Loyola University New Orleans, “Nursing Evolution” celebrates 150 years of modern-day...

2013-02-19 10:18:54

Loyola researchers show daclatasvir has 2 modes of action Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection affects about 4 million in the United States and is the primary cause of liver cirrhosis and liver cancer. Current therapy against HCV is suboptimal. Daclatasvir, a direct acting antiviral (DAA) agent in development for the treatment of HCV, targets one of the HCV proteins (i.e., NS5A) and causes the fastest viral decline (within 12 hours of treatment) ever seen with anti-HCV drugs. An...

2013-02-06 23:04:40

Loyola University New Orleans today announced the addition of the online specialization in Cyber Forensics Investigation and Administration. The new Program is part of the Master of Science in Criminal Justice Administration Degree. New Orleans, La. (PRWEB) February 06, 2013 Loyola University New Orleans today announced the addition of the online Master of Science in Criminal Justice Administration with specialization in Cyber Forensics Investigation and Administration degree program. Due...

2013-01-30 23:04:01

Loyola University New Orleans´ School of Nursing announced the selected winners of five scholarships of $4,500 entering the school´s top-ranked online Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) program who began classes on January 7, 2013. New Orleans, LA (PRWEB) January 30, 2013 Loyola University New Orleans´ School of Nursing announced the selected winners of five scholarships of $4,500 entering the school´s top-ranked online Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) program who...

2013-01-26 23:02:40

Today, Loyola University New Orleans School of Nursing announced that professor Laurie Anne Ferguson, D.N.P., A.P.R.N., F.N.P.-C., is an integral part of a five-year, innovative colorectal cancer study funded by a $1.3 million grant recently awarded from the American Cancer Society. Ferguson is part of a team studying how people understand basic health information and services, and how that understanding–or lack of understanding–relates to patients getting screened for colorectal...

2012-08-14 23:02:44

Ann Cary, Ph.D., M.P.H., R.N., director of the School of Nursing at Loyola University New Orleans, has been chosen by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing to participate in the new AACN-Wharton Executive Leadership Program. New Orleans, LA (PRWEB) August 13, 2012 Ann Cary, Ph.D., M.P.H., R.N., director of the School of Nursing at Loyola University New Orleans, has been chosen by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing to participate in the new AACN-Wharton Executive...

2012-08-02 22:18:40

Study published in New England Journal of Medicine A study co-authored by a Loyola researcher and published in the New England Journal of Medicine is offering new hope to women with advanced breast cancer. The study found that combing two drugs that normally are each given as single agents significantly extended the lives of women with metastatic breast cancer. Kathy Albain, MD, a breast cancer specialist at Loyola University Medical Center, is among the main authors of the study....


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'