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Over the past century, Emory's Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing has evolved from a small training school in a 50-bed hospital to a school that now graduates more than 200 baccalaureate, master, and doctoral students each year. Emory is ranked among the top 10 private U.S. schools of nursing, with the goal of becoming the best private nursing school in the nation. The mission of the school is to educate nurse leaders and scholars, generate new knowledge, and improve health and health care, all in service to the global community.

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Mindfulness 101: An Introduction to Mindfulness

What is mindfulness? What does it mean to be a mindful person? Susan Bauer-Wu, of Emory University, explains. Bauer-Wu is the author of Leaves Falling Gently, which teaches how mindfulness can help people with chronic illness, chronic stress or pain.

Breastfeeding and Childhood Obesity

Did you know that breastfeeding reduces the incidence of childhood obesity? Maeve Howett, a breastfeeding expert at Emory University's Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing, explains why.

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John Worth appointed associate dean for finance and administration for Emory's School of Nursing

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Sep. 3, 2014

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Ebola patients discharged from Emory University Hospital

Aug. 21, 2014

News Conference: Emory Ebola Patient Discharge

Aug. 21, 2014

School of Nursing receives award to train nurse practitioners and nurse midwives

Aug. 13, 2014

School of Nursing professors named American Association of Nurse Practitioners Fellows

Aug. 13, 2014

Emory community responds to chief nurse executive's op-ed on treating Ebola patients

Aug. 11, 2014

School of Nursing receives grant for nursing workforce diversity

July 15, 2014

Emory Nursing and Georgia Tech engineer new ideas in health care delivery

July 11, 2014

Smartphone app developed at Emory detects hypertension in children

July 6, 2014

Emory nurses provide health care services to migrant workers in South Georgia

June 30, 2014

School of Nursing professor named Academy of Nursing Education Fellow

June 16, 2014

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June 10, 2014

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Associate professor discusses safety in youth sports with the AJC

May 29, 2014

View photos from Emory's 2014 graduation weekend

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Dr. Kate Moore named Atlanta Business Chronicle Health Care Hero

May 28, 2014

Students win big at national nursing convention

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