College of Nursing and Health Sciences News


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Barry Nursing students and faculty volunteer at Feeding South Florida

A group of undergraduate nursing students and faculty members from Barry's Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program recently visited Feeding South Florida in Pembroke Park, Fla., as part of its Community Public Health Outreach efforts. While there, the group participated in the sorting and boxing of donated food items that will be distributed...  read more

Explore. Learn. Pursue. Health Professions Week 2016

Health Professions Week (HPW) is an exciting, free week-long event for high school and college students interested in learning more about careers in the health professions. HPW will include an online treasure hunt, campus outreach events and two virtual fairs. HPW is designed to provide prospective students from across the country with multiple...  read more

Barry University, Baptist Health South Florida partner for student scholarship opportunities

MIAMI SHORES, Fla. (Sept. 1, 2016) — Barry University's College of Nursing and Health Sciences and Baptist Health South Florida are partnering to offer 60 nursing students in the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program a scholarship while enrolled at Barry University. The two organizations have been partnering to offer student scholarships...  read more

RN-to-BSN students commit time to underserved communities

This past summer, three groups of registered nurses from our Summer Community/Public Health nursing undergraduate course worked with undeserved communities. The course provides a foundation of community and public health nursing concepts and interventions for individuals, families and communities. Students integrate health promotion and disease...  read more

Barry’s undergraduate Nursing program one of 50 awarded funding to host White Coat Ceremonies

Barry University's undergraduate Nursing program has been awarded funding to host White Coat Ceremonies that champion compassionate care. The financial support — in the amount of $1,000 — was awarded by the Arnold P. Gold Foundation (APGF) and the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN). The College of Nursing and Health Sciences is one...  read more

Husband and wife embark together in the Bachelor of Science in Nursing program

A husband questions how much longer his body can sustain the arduous labor of his construction career and a wife decides to drop out of high school after being bullied. These accounts offer a glimpse into the hardships Wilver and Lianet Quilca, husband and wife, have persevered through. Recently, the couple celebrated their 10-year anniversary in...  read more

Barry University’s Master of Biomedical Sciences Program ranked among Top 10

Barry University's Master of Biomedical Sciences Program has been ranked by as one of the top 10 graduate programs in the country. Barry ranked No. 10 and is the only Florida college or university to make the top 10. The ranking is based on student reviews submitted to the website prior to June 2016. The list ranks the top 23...  read more

Barry nursing and PA students volunteer at health fair for the homeless

A group of Barry University Nursing and Physician Assistant students recently volunteered to serve at a health fair for the homeless at Miami Beach Community Church. Joining the students were Professors Suzanne Jaffe and Faye Milne from the College of Nursing and Health Sciences, and PA instructor William Demshok. The group from Barry performed...  read more

Barry University volunteers join Drs. Eric and James Stelnicki to perform life-saving surgeries in Guyana

A group of volunteers from Barry University recently joined Dr. Eric J. Stelnicki and his father, Barry trustee Dr. James Stelnicki, on a medical mission trip to Georgetown, Guyana. The trip was funded in-part by Children's Health and Rehabilitative Missions (CHARM), a non-profit organization established by Dr. Eric J. Stelnicki. The mission to...  read more

College of Nursing's outreach crosses borders and changes lives

Barry University Nursing: Great opportunities to learn and give back to the community Barry University College of Nursing students learn skills, values and a sense of community that stays with them as they graduate and throughout their careers. As they go from the community within the university to a much larger one outside, they expand their...  read more

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