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Faculty Spotlight- Nancy Morris

Posted On: Aug 21, 2019 Posted By: Emily Lancaster Tags: academic programs, Graduate School of Nursing, phd, phd in nursing

Nancy Morris.jpgHere at the Graduate School of Nursing, our faculty is dedicated to our students and committed to helping them grow into the next practice-focused and research-focused doctorally prepared nurses and leaders. They work day-in...
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Kedeshia Malin- Student Testimonial

Posted On: Aug 14, 2019 Posted By: Emily Lancaster Tags: academic programs, Graduate School of Nursing

kedeshia malin.pngAt the GSN our mission is to prepare practice-focused and research-focused doctorally prepared nurses and leaders to improve the quality of life and health outcomes for the Commonwealth and beyond. Through partnerships with multi-cultural communities and clinical organizations; research, practice, service and education are integrated to advance nursing knowledge, science and competencies to provide...
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Jill Terrien First Year Advice

Posted On: Aug 7, 2019 Posted By: Emily Lancaster Tags: academic programs, DNP, Graduate School of Nursing

Jilll terrien.jpgGoing into your first year can be very intimidating; especially when you don’t know what to expect. Here at the Graduate School of Nursing we provide you with everything you need to succeed. Our incredible faculty will inform you on what to expect and guide you along the way. In order to give first-year and prospective students some advice before starting their first year, we asked our faculty what...
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The Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (NP) program

Posted On: Aug 6, 2019 Posted By: Emily Lancaster Tags: academic programs, Graduate School of Nursing

Psych pic.jpgUMMS Graduate School of Nursing announces a new program track to start in the fall of 2020.  Registration opens August 15th. The Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (NP) program is geared towards providing classroom and clinical experience needed to address the mental health needs of patients across the lifespan...
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Student Spotlight- Clare Foley

Posted On: Aug 5, 2019 Posted By: Emily Lancaster Tags: academic programs, DNP, Graduate School of Nursing

Clare Foley 5.jpgHere at the Graduate School of Nursing, our students are dedicated, practice-focused and research-focused nurses and leaders. They take on their education with pride and make the GSN what it is today...
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Faculty Spotlight- Jean Boucher

Posted On: Jul 31, 2019 Posted By: Emily Lancaster Tags: academic programs, DNP, Graduate School of Nursing

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Here at the Graduate School of Nursing, our faculty is dedicated to our students and committed to helping them grow into the next practice-focused and research-focused doctorally prepared nurses and leaders...
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Welcome to Our Blog!

Posted On: Jul 31, 2019 Posted By: Emily Lancaster Tags: academic programs, Graduate School of Nursing

Used Group 1.jpgWelcome to the Graduate School of Nursing blog! This is where we will be posting weekly about things regarding the school, our programs, our faculty, our students, and our prospective students... 
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PhD Student Spotlight - Jennifer DiBenedetto

Posted On: Mar 1, 2018 Posted By: Jennifer DiBenedetto Tags: academic programs, phd, phd in nursing

GSN SpotlightThe primary reason why I enrolled in a Ph.D. program was to learn how to adequately interpret and conduct research involving complementary therapies. I have been a Reiki practitioner for nearly five years; however, there is inadequate research validating its effectiveness as an alternative approach for hospitalized patients. The limited research that I have been able to find is biased or poorly executed....
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What Sets PhD in Nursing Program Apart

Posted On: Dec 7, 2017 Posted By: Carol Bova Tags: academic programs, phd, phd in nursing

What Sets PhD in Nursing Program ApartThe PhD program at UMass Medical School's Graduate School of Nursing is designed for students who are interested in advancing nursing care and improving health outcomes. The majority of our students are employed nurses who want to continue working as educators or clinicians while in a PhD program; thus, we have created a program that caters to this need. Classes are heldheld...
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3 Essential Things to Know About Perioperative Nursing

Posted On: Dec 1, 2017 Posted By: Thereza Ayad Tags: contact hours, continuing education, periop101, perioperative nursing

3 Essential Things to Know About Perioperative NursingWhen looking at the Perioperative nursing career, a nurse must first receive additional training to learn the roles of circulating and scrub nursing, as it is required for the role. Training requires a preparation course to learn the evidence-based practices and rationale for the completion of tasks or processes.  Additionally, training should include hands-on practicum in a lab to simulate scenarios that prepare the registered nurse for an on-site/hospital practicum with a preceptor...
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