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Sep 24 2014

TEDxNYIT: Creating Harmony in a World Experiencing Tectonic Shifts

Sep 19 2014

Dynamic, Radical Solutions Needed: 2014 Cybersecurity Conference Highlights

Sep 19 2014

NYIT Engineering Professor Wins NIH Grant for Robotics Research

Sep 17 2014

NYIT Holds Convocation for Medical and Health Professions Students

Sep 11 2014

NYIT Medical Researcher Wins NIH Grant for Cardiac Studies

Oct 01 2014

Cynthia Leibrock, Universal Design

Oct 01 2014

Screening of A to Z and Q&A with Cristin Milioti

Oct 01 2014

Women’s Soccer vs. Dowling

Oct 01 2014

Men’s Soccer vs. Dowling

Oct 02 2014

Job Search Strategies

Professional Training in Geriatrics

NYIT Department of Nursing has been awarded a $500,00 Grant for Geriatric Healthcare Curriculum Development from Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)

Read detail about this grant here

This grant is funding the Workforce Advancement through Geriatric Education (WAGE) Training program: The multidimensional care and knowledge needed to assist the aging population in optimizing and maintaining their health status requires expertise and continued education for all levels of health care providers.

Older adults, who are living longer with multiple health problems (many of which are chronic) are requiring more health care. This unique NYIT program focuses on increasing the geriatric expertise and competency level of licensed nurses and paraprofessionals who are caring for the aging population.

Advance your career with knowledge about caring for older adults in a fast-track, innovative, 20 hour  continuing education geriatric program at no cost to participants.

For details, visit the NYIT Department of Nursing website here.