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Student spotlight: Turning adversity into action
When Lindsey Freysinger was five years old, she told the audience at her kindergarten graduation that she wanted to be a nurse anesthetist just like her mom. Two decades later, she was only a few months away from achieving that dream when an accident would drastically change her life and inspire a new calling in nursing.  
Nov 28, 2018

UMSN student selected as a Minority Nurse Faculty Scholar
Jenna Magallanes, a UMSN Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP) student, has been selected as a Minority Nurse Faculty Scholar.
Nov 27, 2018

Student spotlight: An unforeseen journey from the Army to midwifery
A career in nursing wasn’t an obvious choice for Chelsea Perrin.“I wish I could say I’m one of those people who had this calling to be a nurse since I was five, but I’m not,” said Perrin, a University of Michigan School of Nursing (UMSN) graduate student. She added with a laugh, “I think I said I wanted to be a seamstress.”
Nov 02, 2018

International Conference on Innovation, Prevention and Care for NCDs and Global Health
As part of the UMSN/Thailand D43 training grant funded by the Fogarty International Center and the National Institute for Nursing Research, an International Conference on Innovation, Prevention and Care for NCDs and Global Health will take place December 12-14, 2018, in Udon Thani, Thailand. This is the third international conference held under the auspices of this grant. Four UMSN faculty members will be presenting at the meeting: Drs. Potempa, Barton, Davis, and Stephenson. Dr.
Oct 31, 2018

Faculty spotlight: Exploring marijuana’s impact on societal trends and health outcomes
Jennie Ryan’s very first assignment as a doctoral student changed the course of her career. She was an experienced clinical nurse and had planned to focus on teaching, however, a routine paper on health policy turned into a new career focus.
Oct 25, 2018

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