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Master's Program Ranked #5 in Top 10 Online MS in Nursing Programs

Nov 15, 2022

The Elaine Marieb College of Nursing MS in Nursing program has been ranked #5 in the 10 Top Online MSN Degrees for Nurses in 2022 by Online Schools Guide.

Dr. Lucinda Canty Receives Robert Wood Johnson Grant to Support Anti-Racism Initiatives in Nursing

Nov 3, 2022

Lucinda Canty, PhD, CNM, FACNMAssociate Professor and Director of the Seedworks Health Equity Program at the Elaine Marieb College of Nursing, has received a $241,137 grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to support ant

PhD Program Alum Dr. Sherily Pereira Inducted as a Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing

Oct 31, 2022

PhD Program Alum Dr. Sherily Pereira is the first nurse residing in Puerto Rico to be inducted as a Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing (FAAN). 

Linda Gourlay to Receive Baystate Health 2022 Excellence in Teaching Award

Sep 9, 2022

Clinical Instructor Linda Gourlay has been selected as the 2022 recipient of the Baystate Health APP Excellence in Teaching Award for her role as preceptor to UMass Amherst Doctor of Nursing Practice Psychiatric Mental Hea

Giuliano, Jimenez Receive Manning/IALS Innovation Grant

Sep 2, 2022

Karen Giuliano, professor at the Elaine Marieb College of Nursing and the Insitute for Advanced Life Sciences (IALS) and assistant professor Juan Jimenez of the Biomedical Engineering department at the College of Engineering have received a Seed Grant Award through the Manning/IALS Innovation Grants program in support of their research,

Constance Flynn Receives AANP State Award for Excellence

Aug 8, 2022

Congratulations to Clinical Assistant Professor Constance Flynn, DNP, ANP-BC, FNP-BC, CARN-AP, who is the recipient of the 

Terrie Black Contributes to Landmark American Heart Association Advisory on Essential Components of Cardiovascular Health

Jul 18, 2022

Clinical Associate Professor Terrie Black DNP, MBA, CRRN, FAHA is among the writers -- and the only nurse on the writing team -- who contributed to a landmark Presidential Advisory from the American Heart Association. The advisory, published in