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Event

Sacred Vessels: "Blessing of Hands" Ritual Helps MSK Nurses Move Forward

MSK nurses reaffirm their commitment to healing in the "Blessing of Hands" ceremony.

Close-up of nurse's hands being held and blessed by chaplain's hands

Q & A

MSK Nurse and Hodgkin Lymphoma Survivor Shares Her Story

Meet Nikki Gioia, who treated for Hodgkin lymphoma at MSK and is now an MSK nurse.

Nurse sits at computer

Feature

Hazardous Duty: How Nurses Cope with Stress and Grief on the Job

Learn how nurses stay resilient by dealing effectively with stress on the job.

Closeup photograph of a nurse and patient holding hands

In the Clinic

At MSK, Nurse Researchers Are Studying Ways to Improve Cancer Care

Learn how nurses at MSK also engage in cancer research projects designed to help improve patients’ treatment, symptoms, or experience.

Palliative care nurse practitioner Tammy Son

Announcement

MSK Celebrates Prestigious Recognition for Nursing Excellence

MSK achieved status as a Magnet®-recognized organization, an esteemed honor for nursing excellence.

Honor

Rudin Awards Recognize Exemplary Service in Nursing

Memorial Sloan Kettering nurses are honored with the 2015 Samuel and May Rudin Awards as part of National Nurses Week.

Six smiling women holding flower bouquets pose for camera.

Giving

David’s Legacy: Communications Training for Our Pediatric Nurses

The death of one courageous young man and the vision and generosity of his parents are making a difference for pediatric cancer patients at the end of life, as well as for their families.

David Kanarek, 1996.

Feature

Spotlight on Dermatology Nursing

Today, we spotlight our dermatology nurses. Learn more about them.

Pictured: Anna Skripnik & Kathryn Ciccollini

Slideshow

Memorial Sloan Kettering Celebrates 130 Years of Progress

Memorial Sloan Kettering celebrates 130 years of tremendous progress in our quest to eradicate cancer.

Honor

Memorial Sloan Kettering Nurses Receive Honors during National Nurses Week

Nursing staff members were honored during National Nurses Week with various awards, including Memorial Sloan Kettering’s own Samuel and May Rudin Awards.

Pictured: 2014 Samuel and May Rudin Award Winners