Veteran Research Nurse at Women & Infants Hospital Named Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Future of Nursing Scholar
Angelita Hensman, MS, RNC-INC, has been awarded a Rhode Island Foundation grant
totaling $75,000 and a $50,000 scholarship from URI. The university
selected her for the nursing scholars program. The Future of Nursing Scholars program began last year with an inaugural
cohort of 16 scholars. This new cohort brings the number of nurses it
is supporting to 62.
Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery Welcomes New Physician
The Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Surgery continues to grow and expand with the addition of Nicole Korbly, MD. Dr. Korbly completed her residency and fellowship in obstetrics and gynecology with Women & Infants Hospital. Details
Women & Infants Achieves Baby-Friendly Designation
Women & Infants Hospital has received prestigious international recognition as a Baby-Friendly® Designated birth facility. Women & Infants is the second-largest hospital in the nation to achieve this designation, and Rhode Island now ranks number one in the country in the percentage of babies born at Baby-Friendly® hospitals.
Woonsocket Nurse Recognized at Women & Infants
Donna McDonald, RN, a nurse at the Program in Women's Oncology, was presented with this month's DAISY Award. Donna, nominated by her colleagues, is recalled as a nurse that exemplifies what nursing and patient care is all about. Details
Raymond O. Powrie, MD, FRCP(C), FACP, underscored his belief in the “team approach” by drawing together a multidisciplinary group to edit an international textbook on medical disorders in obstetric patients.
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