Clinical Center News
Summer 2019

NIH Clinical Center celebrates National Nurses Week and all those who serve our patients and the research mission in Building 10

Nursing leadership staff serves breakfast for night shift nurses
Nurses working the late shift enjoy breakfast served by their department’s leadership as a part of Nurses Week at the NIH Clinical Center, May 6-12, 2019. The hospital highlighted and celebrated the important work nurses do to promote patient care and wellness. Of note, the Clinical Center has one of the largest concentration of nurses with a special focus on clinical research.
 
Three women photographed with an award
Rachel Perkins (first on the right) was the Tannia P. Cartledge Clinical Research Nursing Mentorship Award for leading and mentoring the Clinical Research Nurses of the future through the residency program. Cartledge died in 2018, her daughter Alyssa (first on the left) and chief nurse Gwen Wallen presented the plaque.
 
Jessica Gill, Lasker Scholar
Dr. Jessica Gill, a Lasker Clinical Research Scholar and Senior Investigator in the Tissue Injury Branch at the National Institute of Nursing Research, presented Clinical Center Grand Rounds lecture titled Symptom Science: Discovery Leading to Personalized Health. Gill researched the rates of PTSD in urban health care seeking women.
 

- Debbie Accame and Maria Maslennikov

Stories
Nurses working on a pedigree diagram within a patient's medical record
nurse kneeling beside a pediatric patient
people gathered around computers
Patient standing with care providers
The metabolic kitchen staff creating precisely measured ultra-processed and unprocessed meals for study participants
Attendees of the Open Notes session gathered together
Pediatric patient ten-year-old JoJo with Dr. Cynthia Tifft
Branden Bolivar proposes to Marissa Amuso, a patient, May 9 at the NIH Clinical Center
Tom Kaminski with Dr. Sherman Souther
Kayden Reinke, at the age of 2, holding Lammie
Project SEARCH graduates and team
Dr. Marijo Bilusic
Singer-songwriter and pianist Chris Urquiaga
Three women photographed with an award
Man in fatigues talking to care provider
A pediatric patient with her mother and members of the NIH Blood Bank
NIH musical group led by Dr. Collins performing on stage
Dr. Eric Betzig at the podium
Children conducting a science experiment
Trina Davis
Graphic of a cochlear implant
Staff member using a sewing machine
Dr. Saul Rosen
a patient's wristband getting scanned upon checking in or out
Michael Bard, a volunteer medical musician, holds his guitar in a patient room
Nancy Holmfeld
Rare Disease Day logo
People dancing in the atrium
people taking a selfie
Health Information Management Department staff posing for a photo
Young boy holds up a sign that says I love clean hands
FEVS logo
Teresa Bauch showing children cultures of infectious diseases on Take Your Child to Work Day
ePMAP
Staff at the site of a new facility
Woman typing on a Workstation on Wheels computer
Staff view a piece of paper in a kitchen
Men on stage at the awards
Josh and Lisa Danielpour
A redesigned common area in the NIH Clinical Center Edmond J. Safra Family Lodge
Nicholas Rodriquez enjoying the Virtual Reality experience
A young boy voting on gingerbread houses
Retired Navy Capt. Pius A. Aiyelawo speaking at the NIH Veterans Day Celebration Nov. 7
Pediatric patients are given candy by departments at the Clinical Center
a man smiling
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Karen Baker, Dr. Colleen Hadigan and Victoria Anderson stand in a hallway.