Welcome to Rutgers College of Nursing

Welcome to Rutgers
College of Nursing

William L. Holzemer

The College of Nursing, located across N.J., welcomes you to its new website!

Grand Summit 2013
From Left to Right: Dean William L. Holzemer and Dean Emeritus Dorothy J. DeMaio at the College of Nursing Alumni Association's Event 2013.
The Essence of Nursing
This signature work holistically and artistically espresses, the spirit and evolution of nursing and its inherent characteristics. The artist Marc Faust represented by Art Plus was commissioned to do this work by the Art/Decor committee.
Three New DNPs
From left to right: Judith t. Caruso, DNP'11, Alumni association President; Kim Choma, DNP'11; Margaret Quinn, DNP'11
Rutgers College of Nursing
New Brunswick
Faculty
From left to right: Charlotte Thomas-Hawkins, PhD, RN; Associate Professor: Lucille Eller, PhD,RN, Associate Professor, Dean Wantland, PhD, RN; Assistant Professor; Linda Flynn, PhD, RN, FAAN, Associate Dean for Graduate Education
Twinning program to prepare Haiti Nurse Faculty
From left to right: Merodes, Dominique, Paule Nise, Gayle A. Pearson, DrPH, RN, Assistant Dean, Center for Professional Development, Elise Lev, EdD, RN, Associate Professor, Joy MacDonald, Manager of Informational Technology, Marah
Simulation Education
Simulation Education
Simulation Education
Body Mass Index
Felesia Bowen, DNSc, RN, APN-BC on right checks Joanna Douglas's Body Mass Index
Early College of Nursing
40 Rector Street
Grand Summit 2013
From Left to Right: Sung Poblete, CNUR'89, GSN'92'00; Sherry Stein, CNUR'02, GSN'06; Judith Caruso, CNUR'65'67, GSN'78'11 at the College of Nursing Alumni Association's Event 2013.
Ackerson Hall in Winter
Ackerson Hall (1964)
Patient Simulator
Simulation Lab with High Fidelity Patient Simulator
The College of Nursing
Rutgers College of Nursing Spring in Newark
Mary Johansen
RN, PhD and Kirby Scholar receives her diploma.

News & Events

Rutgers Offers Opportunity for BSN Degree to Camden County College Students

Rutgers, College of Nursing collaborates with Camden County College (in Blackwood, Camden, NJ) in offering its pre-nursing students the opportunity to obtain their Bachelor of Science in Nursing...

Graduate Open House

Interested in pursuing graduate studies in nursing? Consider attending one of our graduate open houses! Sessions are scheduled on the Newark and New Brunswick campuses. Click below to RSVP.

Rutgers Students Elected to NJNS Board

Rutgers students Stephanie Huang, Valine Bogue and Margarita Molodan have been elected as officers of the New Jersey Nursing Students Association ...

Alumni Awards & Honors

Jamille Nagtalon-Ramos, BS’01
(BS’01 Rutgers College of Nursing; MA’10, University Pennsylvania)


In April 2013,...

Dr. Jeannie Cimiotti to be Inducted Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing

Dr. Jeannie P. Cimiotti, DNSc, RN, of Philadelphia, PA, associate professor of the College of Nursing and executive director, New Jersey Collaborating Center for Nursing (NJCCN), was formally...

Beverly Whipple Naming of Center

Center of Sexology Research of the University of Puebla to be named after Beverly Whipple, Professor Emerita of Rutgers, College of Nursing.

Dr. Shirley Smoyak's APNA Interview

The interview was part of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association's video series Living the History.

Students Present at Annual Public Health Association Conference

Rutgers College of Nursing senior students presented at the Annual Public Health Association Conference in Boston, Massachusetts on November 2nd-6th, 2013.

Rutgers Student Selected as Student Nurse of the Year

Rutgers College of Nursing congratulates Stephanie Huang for being selected as Student Nurse of the Year at the 2013 March of Dimes Nurse of the Year Awards.

Global Health and International Service Learning in Bolivia

Eight College of Nursing undergraduate students participated in a three credit class called International Service Learning:  Health and Healing in Bolivia sponsored by the School of Nursing-...

Sung Poblete Receives Rutgers College of Nursing Outstanding Alumni Award

Sung Poblete, RN, PhD, was honored by Rutgers College of Nursing with its outstanding alumni award on October 22, 2013. 

Judith Caruso Appointed to St. Peter’s Healthcare System Board of Governors

Judith T. Caruso, DNP, MBA, RN, NEABC, FACHE, has been appointed to Saint Peter’s Healthcare System, Board of Governors, and to Saint Peter’s University Hospital, Board of Trustees. 

Faculty Highlights

Lucille A. Joel

Dr. Joel, Distinguished Professor, is the author of Kelly’s Dimensions of Professional Nursing and her research focus is on health care delivery and advanced practice nursing.

Faculty Highlights

Teri G. Lindgren

Dr. Lindgren’s research is focused on cultural diversity, global health, and qualitative research; she was recently the recipient of the 2013 JANAC Article of the Year Award.

Faculty Highlights

Edmund J.Y. Pajarillo

Dr. Pajarillo, Associate Dean, Faculty Services; a systems expert, focusing on inefficient processes & infuses technology to maximize on quality care & patient safety.

Faculty Highlights

Charlotte Thomas-Hawkins

Dr. Thomas-Hawkins’ research is on improving health outcomes of individuals with chronic kidney failure by targeting both the patient and environment where patients receive care.

Faculty Highlights

Robert Strayer

Dr. Strayer is the Assistant Dean of the Camden Programs in Blackwood, New Jersey and his research focus is on undergraduate nursing education outcomes.