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Professor Melissa Avery, PhD, CNM, FACNM, FAAN, was named editor-in-chief of the Journal of Midwifery & Women’s Health, which is the official journal of the American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM).
Kara Koschmann, PhD ’20, was awarded the University of Minnesota Graduate School’s Best Dissertation Award in Social Sciences & Education for 2021. Selections were based on the originality and importance of the research, as well as the potential for the student to make an unusually significant contribution to their field.
The School of Nursing Alumni Society named the recipients of its annual awards – Rising Star, Distinguished Alumni Humanitarian and Excellence in Innovation.
The School of Nursing celebrated faculty and staff at the Spring Gala in May.

Transforming nursing education through state-of-the-art facilities

Our 11,000 square foot learning simulation environment for nursing education, research and professional development is designed to reflect the future of health care delivery and nursing science.

 Conference room in Bentson facilityOur Bentson Healthy Communities Innovation Center was designed for optimal team education and training experiences involving a range of health care professionals, with high-tech facilities and technology and simulated environments that span the continuum of care.

It also provides opportunities for collaboration with the health care community.

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