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  • Practice, Vision, Visibility: Highlights from the 2018 DNP Summit

    Monday, November 12, 2018 — The University of Rochester School of Nursing welcomed more than 100 registrants to its third annual Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Summit on Oct. 26. Each year, the day-long conference brings together clinicians, scholars, executives, and ...

  • National Nursing Leaders to Speak at UR School of Nursing's 3rd Annual DNP Summit

    Monday, October 15, 2018 — Now in its third year, the DNP Summit is a day-long conference welcoming clinicians, scholars, executives and, policymakers from across the country to showcase the contributions of DNP-prepared nurses and explore an evolving vision for DNPs to ...

  • School of Nursing Repeat Winner of Excellence in Diversity Award

    Thursday, October 11, 2018 — For the second straight year, the University of Rochester School of Nursing has been selected to receive the Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine. The UR School of Nursing ...

  • Reifenstein Appointed to New Diversity Education Role

    Tuesday, October 09, 2018 — Karen Reifenstein, a prominent leader in the University of Rochester School of Nursing’s diversity efforts, has been appointed to a new role linking diversity and inclusion initiatives across the Medical Center.

  • $2.16M Grant Funds Study of Disproportionate HIV Infection Rates Among Women of Color

    Monday, October 08, 2018 — Researchers at the University of Rochester Medical Center have been awarded a $2.16 million grant to study disproportionately high HIV infection rates affecting women of color. Women account for 20 percent of new HIV diagnoses in the U.S. each ...


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