Program targets child obesity in rural Minnesota
(Oct. 31, 2016) Children in rural communities are particularly at risk for obesity. Professor Jayne Fulkerson is launching a program in New Ulm, Minnesota to boost healthy eating habits with a $3.3 million grant from the National Institutes of Health.
Stretching the symptoms away
(Oct. 31, 2016) Can yoga help manage Parkinson’s disease? School of Nursing researcher Corjena Cheung is investigating how this ancient philosophy can be used for treatment.
Pain on the prairie
(Oct. 31, 2016) When it hurts to walk, patients and providers too often overlook testing for peripheral artery disease. Prof. Diane Treat-Jacobson hopes to change that by leading an initiative in rural Minnesota to raise awareness about PAD.
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School of Nursing recognized as a 2016 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) award winner!
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Fifteen seniors completing the Bachelor of Science in Nursing program attended the University's Multicultural Academic Excellence's Celebration of Achievement