The Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) is set to visit Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College to evaluate the master’s degree program in nursing. The on-site visit is scheduled for February 18 – 21, 2020.
Representatives of St. Louis College of Pharmacy and Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College announced they have signed a memorandum of understanding to establish new pathways for students of the College to complete a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) at Goldfarb.
Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College’s Dettra Fields, senior human resource specialist, has recently graduated from the St. Louis Business Diversity Initiative 2018-19 Fellows Program.
Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College is excited to announce the first recipients of the newly established BJC Bright Futures Scholarship.
Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College's Nurse Anesthesia Program, in affiliation with the Department of Anesthesiology at Washington University in St. Louis, received continued International Federation of Nurse Anesthetists (IFNA) Accreditation in May 2019, valid until May 2024, allowing for the program to transition from a MSN degree program to a DNP degree program.
Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College has received an unprecedented gift that will provide a full annual scholarship to an Alton High School student or graduate pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree. The gift was made by Nancy Carroll Allen, a 1965 alumna of Jewish Hospital School of Nursing and former staff member of Jewish Hospital, now known as Barnes-Jewish Hospital.
Sarah Farabi, PhD, RN, assistant professor at Goldfarb, worked with a team of researchers as a post-doctoral fellow in 2018 and found undiagnosed, mild obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is common in late pregnancy among women who are obese. The study also found that poor sleep and OSA might contribute to increased glycemic profiles and insulin resistance.
The findings were recently published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism.
Mayola Rowser, PhD, DNP, FNP-BC, PMHNP 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 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 received a $160,000 grant that will be used to support student tuition for two years.