Amy Hoelscher

Follow her lead

As the first School of Nursing graduate to earn a spot in the Earl E. Bakken Medical Devices Center Innovation Fellows Program, Amy Hoelscher is keen on carrying the legacy of nursing innovation forward.

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Allison Trask

BSN student works to turn class project into reality in Uganda
As a junior in the Bachelor of Science in Nursing program, Allison Trask worked with kinesiology, biology and public health students to develop a group exercise program for elders in Uganda. 

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Spring 2019 Commencement

Class of ’19 encouraged to be agents of change for planetary health at commencement
The University of Minnesota School of Nursing celebrated the graduation of nursing students at a commencement ceremony May 17 at Northrop.

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Clinical Assistant Professor Melissa Saftner, PhD, APRN, CNM, FACNM, was awarded the Kitty Ernst Award by the American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM).
Professor Diane Treat-Jacobson, PhD, RN, MSVM, FAAN, was conferred as a Master of the Society for Vascular Medicine (SVM) for her extraordinary service. She is the first nurse to receive the distinction.
University of Minnesota School of Nursing alumni, faculty, students and special guests filled McNamara Alumni Center May 1 to celebrate the School of Nursing’s 110-year legacy and affirm its future.
Christine Mueller, PhD, RN, FGSA, FAAN, professor and senior executive associate dean for academic programs, received the President’s Award for Outstanding Service. The award recognizes faculty or staff who have gone well beyond their regular duties and have demonstrated an unusual commitment to the University community.

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