Environmental Health Research Institute for Nurse and Clinician Scientists™ (EHRI-NCS) 2023 Cohort

Participants will have a year-long opportunity to learn with: Julie Postma, PhD, RN, College of Nursing, Washington State University Dr. Barbara Polivka, PhD, RN, FAAN, University of Kansas Medical Center School of Nursing Dr. Lisa M. Thompson, PhD, RN, FNP, FAAN, Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing and Rollins School of Public Health Department of […]

Success: Healthy People + Healthy Pets 2022

Every year the WSU College of Nursing and College of Veterinary Medicine get together for an event that touches our hearts and engages with the community! This year’s Healthy People + Healthy Pets event served over 60 people and their pets throughout the day.  Some people have asked why bring vet students and nursing students […]

WSU Nursing Faculty Recognized at March of Dimes “Heroes in Action”

Two Washington State University College of Nursing Faculty were recognized as “heroes in action” by the March of Dimes on October 7, 2022. Associate Professor Connie Nguyen-Truong, PhD, RN, ANEF was awarded the 2022 March of Dimes “Nurse of the Year” Award. And, Associate Professor Roschelle (Shelly) Fritz, PhD, RN received the March of Dimes […]

CIPHERS Diastole series: “How do I…”

The Collaboration for InterProfessional Health Education Research & Scholarship (CIPHERS) invites you to their inaugural Diastole “How do I… Tools, techniques, and tricks in medical education research” series:  Stop sufficing with Google! Advanced literature searching to find the best available evidence.Suzanne Fricke, DVM, MLISAnimal Health Sciences Librarian, Washington State University Suzanne Fricke is the Animal […]

New DEI workshops offered by Dr. Connie Nguyen-Truong

Associate Professor Connie Nguyen-Truong, of the WSU College of Nursing in Vancouver, has designed and is offering two new professional workshops on subjects related to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. She is collaborating on this initiative with WSU Vancouver Building a Community of Equity (BaCE), the College of Nursing DEI Advisory Council, and the College of […]

New CE Opportunity

Preceptors and healthcare providers are invited to visit the WSU College of Nursing Free Continuing Education page for a new CE opportunity, Managing Depression in the Primary Care Setting, presented by Fionnuala S. Brown, DNP, MSN, ARNP & Brandie Tilch-Bryant, DNP, ARNP. In this activity, you will: learn the causes and prevalence of depression in the […]

Reminders about email from CON ITS

You may occasionally receive an email that appears to be legitimate but when you hover over the actual address it is coming from another domain.  Or it may ask you to log in to a site you are unfamiliar with.  Please forward the email to For examples see the CAHNRS Phishing Gallery.  If you have any […]

Application opens soon for Jefferson Fellowships

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, on behalf of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), is pleased to announce that starting in August 2022, applications are being accepted for the 2023 Jefferson Science Fellowships (JSF). Established by the Secretary of State in 2003, these fellowships serve […]

Mask recommendation extended

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has continued to report an increase in COVID-19 cases within Spokane County and has encouraged our community to exercise additional precautions to ensure our collective health and safety and minimize the spread of COVID. As such, WSU Spokane recommends students, faculty, and staff continue wearing a high-quality mask indoors […]