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Dr. Karen Giuliano Named 2020 AACN Distinguished Research Lecturer

Sep 19, 2019

The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) has selected new College of Nursing/IALS Associate Professor Karen K.

Chandler to be Featured Conference Speaker about Building Resilience

Sep 19, 2019

Professor Ginny Chandler, PhD will share her passion for helping others build resilience as the featured speaker at several upcoming conferences.

Students Welcomed to the Nursing Profession in Nightingale Ceremonies

Sep 9, 2019

Students were formally welcomed into the nursing profession in Nightingale Ceremonies on September 5 (Accelerated students) and September 6 (Nursing majors). 

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Cynthia Peterson PhD '22 Shares Video about Global Health Work in Peru

Sep 5, 2019

College of Nursing PhD candidate Cynthia Peterson discusses her experience as the longest active volunteer for MEDLIFE, a nonprofit organization that seeks to build a worldwide movement empowering the poor in their fight for equal access to health

Welcome, Class of 2023!

Sep 4, 2019

Welcome to the Nursing Major Class of 2023! 

New Collaborative Workshop Series for Researchers

Aug 28, 2019

The Center for Community Health Equity Research in the School of Public Health and Health Sciences and the Office of Research in the College of Nursing are delighted to present a collaborative workshop series for new investigators in the health sciences.

Howett Awarded Sustainability Curriculum Fellowship 

Aug 7, 2019

Maeve Howett, PhD, APRN, CPNP-PC, IBCLC, CNE,  Clinical Professor and Assistant Dean of Undergraduate Nursing Education, is one of twelve faculty recipients of a UMass Amherst

Dr. Rachel Walker discussing her innovation journey NSNA 2019, © 2019 Stacey Estrella for Humanifesto Studios

"Why Healthcare Needs More Nurse Innovators Like Dr. Rachel Walker" - from

Jul 18, 2019

Assistant Professor Rachel Walker PhD, RN, OCN is featured in a recent article entitled "Why Healthcare Needs Nurse Innovators like Dr. Rachel Walker". The author discusses Dr.

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