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More information on two current projects:

 Indentify, Recruit, and Retain Nurse Educators logo
Identifying, Recruiting & Retaining Nurse Educators in Wisconsin
funded by University of Wisconsin System Growth Agenda for Wisconsin Grants Program, 2013-2014

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UW-System Incentive Grant Award, 2013 - 2015
UW-Eau Claire (lead), UW-Madison, UW-Milwaukee, UW-Oshkosh nursing programs

Lesson study teamLesson Study Members Receive 2014 WAAL Information Literacy Award
April 17, 2014

UW-Eau Claire nursing faculty and librarians are this year's recipients of the Wisconsin Association of Academic Librarians Information Literacy Award. Through collaboration and the use of the study lesson process, members of CONHS and McIntyre Library examined their teaching over time to improve student understanding of evidence-based practice and information literacy skills.

Student Researcher Receives Award Kate_Guffy
April 1, 2014

Kate Guffy was awarded honorable mention at the recent Midwestern Nursing Research Society conference for her research poster, "Essential Leadership Concepts and Behaviors Baccalaureate Nursing Students Need". Kate collaborated with a fellow student, Sara Peterson, and Dr. Charlotte Sortedahl.

Dr. Carl ElliotForum Speaker Visits College 
March 26, 2014

Forum speaker, Dr. Carl Elliot presents, A Clinical Trial, a Suicide and a Cover-Up: The Death of Dan Markingson to undergraduate and graduate students and faculty.



Students Travel to El Salvador  El Salvador
March 18, 2014

College of Nursing and Health Sciences students traveled to El Salvador for a pilot immersion experience. The group led by Dr. Linda Young, Dean of the College and Dr. Jill Hecker Fernandes visited a number of facilities, including a school and hospital.

Gong Hairong (Helen)Visiting Scholar from China
February 10, 2014

This spring the College of Nursing and Health Science welcomes Visiting Nurse Scholar, Gong Hairong (Helen) from the Fujian Health College located in Fuzhou, China. This visit will give Gong Hairong an opportunity to experience curriculum, simulation and research approaches employed within our college. Her visit will also expand the cultural understanding within CONHS and deepen education connections for faculty and students.

Continuing Education to Offer Wound Care ProgramWound Care
February 7, 2014
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Continuing Education/UW-Extension will offer an online program designed to meet the growing need for skilled wound-care providers across health care settings.

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