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New opportunity for staff to lead research projects
A new initiative at the Center for Sexuality and Health Disparities (CSHD) gives staff members the chance to develop and lead a year-long pilot project on a focus area of their choosing. Supported by the Janet Gatherer Boyles Small Project Support Fund for Sexual and Reproductive Health, the researchers are given up to $3,000.
Jul 11, 2019

Faculty impact: Caring for children with cancer paired with evidence-based practice to help parents
A health scare as a teenager turned into lifelong inspiration for Elizabeth “Beth” Duffy, DNP, RN, CPNP, a clinical assistant professor at the University of Michigan School of Nursing (UMSN). She had abnormal blood cell counts and there was concern she might have leukemia.
Jun 17, 2019

DNP and post-master's APRN certificate programs receive renewed accreditation from CCNE
 The Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education’s (CCNE) Board of Commissioners renewed accreditation for the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) and post-master's APRN certificate programs at the University of Michigan School of Nursing for 10 years, extending to June 30, 2029. 
Jun 12, 2019

Beyond #MeToo at UMSN's Summer Institute
The 2019 UMSN Global Summer Institute on Reproductive and Sexual Health took place on May 10-17 in a two-day conference followed by a five-day workshop.
Jun 03, 2019

UMSN’s 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award winner announced
The University of Michigan School of Nursing (UMSN) and its Alumni Society Board of Governors selected Jane H. Barnsteiner, Ph.D., RN, FAAN, as this year’s Distinguished Alumni Award winner for her extensive contributions to nursing science, practice and education focused on patient safety and quality improvement. Barnsteiner earned her Ph.D. from UMSN in 1984.
May 23, 2019

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