Posts Tagged ‘Mavis Schorn’

Pregnancy & What to Expect Information

April 7, 2014

Cramping during pregnancy is quite common and normal, but it should be observed closely to make sure there is no coinciding bleeding taking place. Discover healthy and worrisome cramping during pregnancy and more with helpful information from a certified nurse-midwife in this free video series on pregnancy.

What Not to Share on Social Media: A Nurse’s Guide

March 20, 2014

Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn, Tumblr, Foursquare, Pinterest…as the number of social networking outlets grows, so does the number of users. As of September 2013, 73 percent of online adults were using social networking sites, according to the Pew Research Center’s Pew Internet Project.

Schorn named to key post at VUSN

July 11, 2013

Mavis Schorn, Ph.D., CNM, has been named senior associate dean for Academics at Vanderbilt University School of Nursing. She has served as assistant dean for Academics for the past three years while maintaining an active clinical practice at West End Women’s Health Center.

Award winners embody culture of service excellence

December 21, 2012

Credo Award and Five Pillar Leader Awardwinners were announced at last week’s Winter Clinical Enterprise Leadership Assembly at Langford Auditorium. Mavis Schorn, Ph.D., CNM, assistant dean for Academics in the School of Nursing, received the Five Pillar Leader Award.

Child Spacing: How Close is Too Close?

June 4, 2011

Never before have women had so much control on family planning and child spacing. We can space our pregnancies to suit our needs. And many women want to have their babies as close together as possible. Brittney Walker from Phoenix, Arizona, had two back-to-back difficult pregnancies. Her sons are 13 1/2 months apart, and while…