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Dr. Kim Dion Leads Federal Grant to Expand Training for Substance Use Disorder Management and Education

Dec 10, 2020

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) has awarded the College of Nursing a two-year grant to Expand Education and Treatment Strategies to the College of Nursing, in their ongoing efforts to address the opioid epidemic.

Dr. Gabrielle Abelard Interviewed in "COVID '19 Heroes" Tribute

Oct 23, 2020

Dr. Gabrielle Abelard, '97, '01 MS, Clinical Assistant Professor at the College of Nursing, is one of several UMass Amherst alumni interviewed in a "COVID-19 Heroes" video released by the Alumni Association this week. Dr.

Terrie Black Appointed to Healthcare Leadership Roles, Publishes Article in Rehabilitation Nursing Journal

Sep 24, 2020

Clinical Assistant Professor Terrie Black DNP, MBA, CRRN, FAHA, FAAN is answering the call for nurses to assume leadership roles in the healthcare industry. Dr.

College of Nursing Announces Seedworks Social Justice Scholarship

Sep 3, 2020

The College of Nursing, through Seedworks Foundation funding, is seeking applications for a new Seedworks Social Justice Scholarship. This year the College will award one scholarship, with the goal of two next year.

Make this the Year of Storied Justice: Using the healing power of story to strengthen our college community and ourselves!

Sep 3, 2020

Raeann LeBlanc PhD, DNP, the College of Nursing Seedworks Endowed Associate Clinical Professor, announces several Fall 2020 virtual events:

Accelerated Second Bachelors Students Welcomed to UMass Springfield Center

Aug 31, 2020

Dr. Kate Green Director of the Accelerated 2nd Bachelors in Nursing program and Clinical Assistant Professor, welcomed 88 new Accelerated students to the UMass Center in Springfield last week. Pictured here: Kate and student Erin Summers. 


Memnun Seven Named UMass ADVANCE Faculty Fellow

Aug 25, 2020

College of Nursing Assistant Professor Memnun Seven, PhD is among 39 UMass Amherst faculty named ADVANCE Faculty Fellows for 2020-2021. 

Karen Giuliano Receives Prestigious Award for Publication Excellence

Aug 23, 2020

Karen K. Giuliano, PhD, RN, FAAN, MBA, joint Associate Professor at the College of Nursing and the Institute for Applied Life Sciences, is the recipient of a publication award from the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC). 

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