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College of Nursing Profiles

Sarah Minton DNP '20 Shares Tribute to UMass Amherst DNP Program

May 15, 2020

Sarah Minton, DNP Family Nurse Practitioner 2020, sent the following message upon her graduation from the program:

"I wanted to send a sincere thank you for the wonderful program that UMass Amherst has offered me these past years. 

DNP Profile: Kim Fallon

May 1, 2020

Christopher Provost '01 Pays Tribute to a Long-Time Professor

Dec 19, 2019

Professor Karen Plotkin helped guide me to be the RN that I am today. She was my advisor in the late '90's, and I was devastated to hear of her passing. 

Scuba Diving in the Phuket Islands, Thailand

Nursing Major Student Profile: Philip Pham

Aug 8, 2019

Philip Pham, Nursing Major '20, from North Andover, Massachusetts, was one of two winners in the UMass Amherst 2019 #YASUMass photo contest in which students submitted photos from their summer vacation adventures.

DNP Profile: Renia Smith

Jun 14, 2019

DNP specialization area and graduation year:

Doctor of Nursing Practice - Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner specialization.

Graduated May 2019

Where are you located?

Austin, Texas

What is your current role?

Leah Postilnik

Nursing Major Student Profile: Leah Postilnik

May 7, 2019

Name and Program: Leah Postilnik, Nursing Major '19

Hometown: Marblehead, Massachusetts, a seaside town north of Boston.

Nursing Major Student Profile: Amanda Poussard

May 6, 2019

What is your hometown?  Saugus, MA

Program and Graduation Year:   I am a traditional undergraduate Nursing major graduating May 2019!

What inspired you to become a nurse?

MS - Clinical Nurse Leader Profile: Amanda McLure

Apr 8, 2019

Name: Amanda McLure

Where are you from? Boston, MA

When will you complete the MS-Clinical Nurse Leader? May 2019

What inspired you to become a nurse?