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Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, University celebrate 10-year nursing partnership
On Dec. 10, 2020, the University of Minnesota School of Nursing and the Nursing School of the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul in Brazil commemorated and celebrated the signing of a new partnership agreement.
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Karmaliani, PhD ’00, MSN ’97, named in global 100 Outstanding Women Nurse and Midwife Leaders list
Rozina Karmaliani, PhD ’00, MSN ’97, dean of the Aga Khan University School of Nursing and Midwifery in Pakistan, was named in the global 100 Outstanding Women Nurse and Midwife Leaders list.
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The University of Minnesota School of Nursing celebrated the graduation of students at a virtual commencement ceremony Friday, Dec 18, 2020. Joanne Disch, PhD, RN, FAAN, School of Nursing professor ad honorem and American Academy of Nursing Living Legend, delivered the commencement address to graduates.
Leaders in public health and medicine from the University of Minnesota and Cuba gathered at a virtual forum co-sponsored by the School of Nursing to share their experiences working on the frontlines against COVID-19.
The Minnesota Northstar Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program collaborated with Saint Louis University’s Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gateway Workforce Enhancement Program for a virtual Interprofessional Geriatric Case Competition, with a University of Minnesota team being named the winner.
The University of Minnesota School of Nursing and St. Cloud State University Department of Nursing Science announced a new partnership designed to improve access to primary health care in Central Minnesota.

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