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Overcoming Disaster

Linell Patterson, a graduate nursing student, did not know much about the field of disaster nursing prior to a disaster relief workshop in Japan that she attended along with Dr. Maria deValpine.

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Advanced Practice Nursing Students Learn New Examination Skills

August 26, 2014

On July 16, the Physician Assistant and Nursing programs came together for inter-professional education as students learned skills for evaluation of the musculoskeletal system.

PHOTO: JMU Nursing studentNurse Practitioner Students Travel to Kenya

February 26, 2014

In summer of 2013, JMU nursing students enjoyed the beauty of Kenya, while also providing medical services to the local people in Nairobi, Narok and Nyeri.

LOGO: Nursing in JapanAn American Nurse in Japan

October 8, 2013

From JMU's 'Be the Change' blog... Heather Lynne-Michelle Galang talks about her time in Japan spent participating in the International Network of Universities’ Inaugural Global Health Workshop on Disaster Nursing.

PHOTO: Carroll WardVirginia Nurse's Foundation Leadership Awards

September 30, 2013

The Department of Nursing at James Madison University was well-represented at the Virginia Nurses Association Leadership Conference in Richmond, VA September 27-28, 2013.  At the Virginia Nurses Foundation gala, two of our faculty and one of our doctoral students were recognized. 


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    Tuesday, September 23
    6:00 - 8:00
    Burruss Hall
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  • November 24-28
    Thanksgiving holiday
  • December 8-12
    Final examinations
  • December 13
    Commencement begins at 10 a.m. in the Convocation Center.
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