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July 2017

Langston Center hosts visiting scholar from Switzerland

In June, the Langston Center welcomed it’s 3rd international visiting scholar, Stefanie Bachnick, from one of the Center’s collaborations at the Institute of Nursing Science, University of Basel. Bachnick met [...]

Feierstein Lecture “Innovation: Galvanizing the Advancement of Nursing Image and Practice”

About 150 students, faculty, alumni and other health care practitioners, including nine online, attended the inaugural Feierstein Lecture hosted by the Langston Center last week. The lecture, titled “Innovation: Galvanizing [...]

May 2017

Langston Center director and advisory board member featured in The Common Thread

The spring edition of the VCU Center for Interprofessional Education and Collaborative Care’s quarterly newsletter, The Common Thread, featured the Langston Center, its director and advisory board member Bonnie Jennings, [...]

Langston Center Lecture – Dr. Sean Convoy

About 50 people, including 17 online, attended a recent Langston Center lecture on how the military are vigilant in using peer support to manage individuals’ stress. Presented by Sean P. [...]

March 2017

Spring 2017 Newsletter

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Langston Quality Scholars team to present at the National Academy of Medicine (NAM)

One of the Langston Quality Scholars teams from the first cohort has been invited to present their work and participate in a follow-up panel discussion during the April 6-7, 2017, [...]

February 2017

Langston Center Lecture – Dr. Ellen Kurtzman

A group of more than 50 people listened to a presentation on “State Scope of Practice Policies and the Quality of Nurse Practitioner Care in Community Health Centers” from Dr. [...]

The Langston Quality Scholars Program Cohort 2017

The end of January started the beginning of the second cohort in the Langston Quality Scholars program. Program faculty and leadership from the Health Science campus welcomed 26 health practitioners [...]

December 2016

Graduation of the Langston Quality Scholars Program first cohort

For quality improvement to be effective one has to learn the tools, but also implement a change. On Friday, December 2, eight teams of physician and nurse dyads finished their [...]

November 2016

LCQSI Director appointed to NCICLE Patient Safety Task Force

Marianne Baernholdt, Ph.D., M.P.H., RN, FAAN, director of the Langston Center for Quality, Safety and Innovation, has been appointed to the National Collaborative for Improving the Clinical Learning Environment (NCICLE) [...]