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Physiology lab strengthens research capabilities

Lab offers ‘every way that you would want or need to do aerobic exercise and test it’

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Professor Wendy Looman

Looman’s innovation honored by International Family Nursing Association
Professor Wendy Looman, PhD, APRN, CPNP-PC, received the 2019 Innovative Contribution to Family Nursing Award from the International Family Nursing Association (IFNA) at its conference held Aug. 13-16 in Washington, D.C.
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Clinical Assistant Professor Maria Ruud

New learning experience focuses on care for transgender patients 
Students will have an opportunity to enhance their knowledge, skills and comfort in working with gender diverse populations after the University of Minnesota School of Nursing was awarded a grant to create an interprofessional simulation experience.
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Professor Carolyn Porta, PhD, RN, SANE-A, FAAN, will receive the 2019 Ann Burgess Forensic Nursing Research Award of the Year from the International Association of Forensic Nurses.
Graduate research assistant and PhD candidate Mary Whipple, BA, BSN, RN, received the best overall presenter award at the Society for Vascular Nursing’s 37th annual conference.
Clinical Associate Professor Diana Drake, DNP, APRN, WHNP, was selected as a fellow to the American Academy of Nursing. The achievement is considered one of the highest honors in the nursing profession.
Two University of Minnesota School of Nursing students passionate about making positive contributions to society in healthcare have been named Tillman Scholars for the class of 2019 by the Pat Tillman Foundation (PTF).

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