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PHOTO: Julie SanfordJMU School of Nursing director testifies before Congress

July 12, 2018

JMU School of Nursing director Julie Sanford testified before the U.S. Senate on the growing shortage of healthcare professionals in rural areas and potential solutions to fill this critical, national need.

PHOTO: Nursing StudentsSchool of Nursing gets $2.7 million grant

June 14, 2018

JMU Nursing will receive $2.7 million in federal grant money over the next four years to recruit, admit and retain students interested in pursuing nursing and working in underserved primary care environments in Page County.

students packing suppliesStudents work together to provide healthcare at homeless shelters

April 27, 2018

For the past year, students in the nursing, physician assistant and dietetics programs have volunteered with the mobile healthcare service that provides treatment to the local homeless population.

PHOTO: Duke JobsHonors nursing students starting careers at Duke University Hospital

April 25, 2018

Four senior honors students, all graduating from the nursing program in May, have accepted positions at Duke University Hospital, which is nationally ranked as one of the best hospitals in the U.S.

PHOTO: JMU students present research

Pi Mu Professional Day encourages healthcare research

April 23, 2018

On April 10, 2018, the Pi Mu chapter of the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing held their annual Professional Day.

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