Virtual ceremony celebrates Class of ‘20

Faculty use innovative ways to share congratulations.

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New study examines long-term effects of COVID-19
Findings will provide guidance to improve nursing practice

Chesney receives NAPNAP’s Loretta C. Ford Distinguished Fellow Award

Lifetime achievement award given for improving pediatric health care delivery

Faculty delivered congratulations to graduates’ doorsteps
Assistant Professor Melissa Horning, PhD, RN, PHN, earned a High-Impact Award from the Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior for writing one of the publication’s most-cited articles of 2017.
Doctor of Nursing Practice students Deborah St. Anthony, MEd, BSN, RN, and Hannah Shibeshi, BAN, RN, CNRN, CCRN, and PhD student Meghan Hultman, MSN, RN, were the inaugural recipients of the Graduate Nursing Student Academy (GSNA) Excellence in PhD-DNP Collaboration Award.
The University of Minnesota rose to 10th in the latest ranking of National Institutes of Health (NIH) funding to schools of nursing. With nearly $6 million in NIH awards to the School of Nursing and Earl E. Bakken Center for Spirituality & Healing in 2019, the Blue Ridge Institute for Medical Research (BRIMR) placed the University of Minnesota tops among Big Ten institutions and fourth among all public universities.

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