The University of Michigan School of Nursing today announced the addition of Rushika Patel, Ph.D., to its staff as the school’s first director for diversity, equity and inclusion. “Our students, faculty and staff will benefit greatly from Rushika’s breadth of experience and knowledge,” commented UMSN Dean Patricia D.
One of two research projects funded through the Dean’s Centennial Seminars, the Complex Adverse Childhood Experience and Complex Aid (CASCAID) project aims to develop the evidence undergirding trauma-informed care. This evidence should lead to a theory of change, moving patients from trauma to resolution and resilience.
January means the kick-off to the University of Michigan’s annual Martin Luther King Jr. Symposium. This year’s theme is “The Sounds of Change” and pays attention to auditory experiences of change: the cacophony, the hum, the whisper, the dialogue as we bring change into our world.