October 05, 2022

Award recognizes contributions to champion diversity, inclusion and sustainability in nursing education

The American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) honored The Ohio State University and its College of Nursing with its 2022 Diversity, Inclusion and Sustainability in Nursing Education Lectureship Award for Academic Health Centers.

September 27, 2022

Honor recognizes commitment to and impact on field of neonatal nursing

The National Association of Neonatal Nurses (NANN) awards its Lifetime Achievement in Neonatal Nursing Award to Rita H. Pickler, PhD, RN, FAAN, FloAnn Sours Easton Endowed Professor of Child and Adolescent Health and director of the PhD program at The Ohio State University College of Nursing.

September 19, 2022

Marie L. Lobo, PhD, earned the 2022 Archie M. Griffin Professional Achievement Award for her pioneering work in nursing education over her 50-year nursing career.

Read about her achievement here.

September 14, 2022

By Timiya S. Nolan, Joshua J. Joseph and Darrell M. Gray II


“Of all the forms of inequality, injustice in health is the most shocking and inhumane.” ~Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

What has the experience of the COVID-19 pandemic taught us? Certainly, this era has tested our patience, resilience and sheer will in extreme and unexpected ways.

September 12, 2022

U.S. News & World Report places BSN program #2 among public institutions

The Ohio State University College of Nursing’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program soared into the top-five in U.S. News & World Report’s new rankings released today.

September 06, 2022

Crowdsourcing study focuses on frequency, causes of coma in U.S. and United Kingdom

A newly-published study conducted jointly by eighteen neuroscientists from the United States and Europe – including two researchers from The Ohio State University College of Nursing and Wexner Medical Center – and using crowdsourcing as an information-gathering method reveals the first epidemiologic data on coma in the United Kingdom and the U.S.

August 29, 2022

Militello, Tornwall also selected for prestigious national fellowships

August 25, 2022

This week began my 12th year serving as dean of our great college of nursing. It is truly one of the most deeply fulfilling and rewarding roles in my career, and you are the major reason why. I sincerely have been so blessed with all of you- the very best caring faculty, staff, students, alumni and supporters in the world.

We have dreamed, discovered and delivered together to accomplish so much with our awesome team over the years. Some of these remarkable achievements include:

August 02, 2022

New program designed to help remedy shortage of doctorally-prepared nursing faculty

The Ohio State University College of Nursing has launched the application for its new online Doctor of Nursing Education (DNE) degree program, the first such program in the United States.

National nursing faculty shortages inspired the new program at Ohio State; a nationwide nursing faculty vacancy rate of more than 10% is projected to increase in coming years.

July 14, 2022

Study led by The Ohio State University College of Nursing published today in the American Journal of Infection Control