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Professors Yeonsik No and Sunghoon Ivan Lee Receive 2019 Armstrong Fund for Science Award

Mar 15, 2019

Yeonsik Noh, PhD, Assistant Professor, College of Nursing/ Electrical and Computer Engineering Department (as co-PI) and Sunghoon Ivan Lee, PhD, Assistant Professor in the College of Information and Computer Sciences, are the winners of the

Dr. Kim Dion Article about Opioid Treatment Featured in Belchertown Sentinel

Mar 14, 2019

An article by Kim Dion, PHD, RN, CNE entitled "Understanding Medication Assisted Treatment for Recovery from Opioid Use Disorder" was featured in the weekly Belchertown Sentinel on March 7.

Jennifer Wallace MARILN scholarship recipient 2019

Jennifer Wallace Awarded Prestigious Nurse Educator Scholarship from MA/RI League for Nursing

Mar 13, 2019

Congratulations to online Graduate Certificate in Nursing Education student Jennifer Wallace MSN, RN, who is the recipient of the 2019 Massachusetts-Rhode Island League for Nursing (MARILN) Nurse Educator Scholar

Dr. Maeve Howett Attends Nursing Summit

Mar 6, 2019

Maeve Howett, PhD, APRN, CPNP-PC, IBCLC, CNE, Assistant Dean of Undergraduate Programs, represented the College of Nursing as one of 400 participants at the first annual Nursing Summit in Worcester on January 29. Attendees were RNs from Mass

Dean Cavanagh in Skinner Hall.

Dean Cavanagh Elected to American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) Nominating Committee

Feb 26, 2019

Dean Stephen Cavanagh, PhD, RN, FAAN, has been elected to a two-year term on the Nominating Committee of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN).

Students presenting poster at Sigma conference

Nursing Students Poussard and Sullivan Present Poster at Sigma Conference

Feb 26, 2019

Amanda Poussard and Katie Sullivan, senior Nursing majors who were recently inducted into Sigma, the nursing honor society, presented their honors capstone poster, "Walking to Hawaii", at the Sigma Conference in New Orleans February 22-24

Doctor of Nursing Practice Ranked #5 Among Top Online DNP Programs

Feb 26, 2019

The UMass Amherst online Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program has been ranked #5 in a list of "Top 25 Online DNP Programs" compiled by Nursing School Hub, an online portal that provides information about nursing careers a

MaryAnn Hogan Receives National Nurse’s Touch Award

Feb 21, 2019

Congratulations to MaryAnn Hogan, RN, MSN, CNE, Clinical Assistant Professor, a recipient of one of four 2018 Nurse's Touch Awards from ATI Nursing Education.