Mayola Rowser, PhD, DNP, FNP-BC, PMHMP has been named the incoming Jack Taylor Dean of Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College. Arriving in May, Rowser joins Goldfarb from the University of Southern Indiana, where she held a number of positions over the past 13 years, including director of Graduate Studies since 2015, assistant dean and director of community health centers.
Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College’s Master of Science in Nursing program is ranked once again in this year’s “Best Nursing Schools: Master’s” list by U.S. News & World Report. Goldfarb’s master’s program is ranked 135 out of 189 ranked programs (562 programs in all) in the U.S. Last year, Goldfarb’s master’s program was ranked 146 out of 220 ranked programs by U.S. News and World Report.
Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College, in partnership with the Division of Rheumatology at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, received an Educating Nurses in Rheumatology with Certificate Initiative grant through Pfizer’s Independent Grants for Learning and Change program. Goldfarb will use the $160,000 to support student tuition for two years.
First-year students at Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College participate in a White Coat Ceremony welcoming new students into the medical field on January 25, ending the ceremony by reciting the Nightingale Pledge.
As a consortial program with The Graduate School at Washington University in St. Louis, Goldfarb students pursuing a PhD in nursing have the chance to experience an interdisciplinary learning environment unlike any other program in the St. Louis area.
During the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA) Annual Congress, held in Boston on Sept. 21-25, 2018, Goldfarb student Bradley Uding was awarded the prestigious American Association of Nurse Anesthetist’s 2018 Student Excellence Award.
Governor Mike Parson on October 18 announced seven appointments to various boards and commissions, including the appointment of Dr. Robert Walsh, faculty member for Goldfarb's nurse anesthesia program, to the Missouri State Board of Nursing.
Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College is one of nine schools honored by the American Assembly for Men in Nursing (AAMN).
St. Louis Public Radio, NPR, addresses how local hospitals are supporting new nurses in the transition from nursing school to the hospital bedside.
Jean Davis, PhD, RN, FAAN, the Paul McKee, Jr., senior associate dean for research and doctoral studies at Goldfarb, contributes to the article with evidence on the topic and shares other factors that could explain why new nurses leave their job within a year.
Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College names James C. Wiggins, first-term nursing student in Goldfarb’s upper division Bachelor of Science in nursing program, as the first Dr. Donald M. Suggs Minority Nursing Student Scholarship awardee.