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Attacking ‘invisible threat’ that affects cancer care workers
Exposure to chemotherapy can create hazards for nurses, pharmacists as they deliver lifesaving care to patients, but use of protective devices remains low. 
Mar 20, 2019

UMSN Proud to Uphold Top Ten Ranking
The University of Michigan School of Nursing (UMSN) continues to be recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the nation's best graduate schools.For the second year in a row, UMSN is ranked as the 8th best master’s program in the country for 2020, tied with Rush and Vanderbilt Universities. In addition, four specific UMSN graduate programs are ranked in the top 20:
Mar 11, 2019

Student spotlight: Veteran’s promise about to be fulfilled
Terence Thompson made a bold choice when he was 17 years old. He got a special waiver so he could join the military as a minor and he became an Army medic. It was the quickest path to getting the hands-on medical training he wanted.
Feb 22, 2019

Student spotlight: Former mechanic gearing up for nursing leadership
Julia Morrissey’s road to nursing came with several detours, pun intended.Like many college students just out of high school, Julia Morrissey wasn’t quite sure of her end goal when she began attending college at a university in Ohio. She was interested in pursuing engineering and physics, but said because of her gender she was discouraged by advisors.
Feb 14, 2019

UMSN celebrates faculty, school-wide awards in empowerment and diversity
The University of Michigan School of Nursing (UMSN) was doubly honored during U-M’s annual Academic Women’s Caucus award ceremony for efforts to increase diversity among faculty and the advancement of women. The ceremony was held in the historic Michigan League, once the official center for women’s activities on campus.
Feb 14, 2019

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