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Read more about the UR School of Nursing in education, research, and clinical news from the past year.

Record-Breaking Enrollment Reflects Growing Nursing Workforce Needs

Thursday, January 09, 2020 — The School of Nursing began its fall 2019 academic year by welcoming a record-breaking class of 235 new students. The most recent spike continues the substantial growth at the school where enrollment has increased more than 40 percent since ...

$3.6M NIH Grant Funds Center for Social Ties and Aging Research

Wednesday, January 08, 2020 — Caring for a family member with dementia creates both challenges and opportunities for families. Strong social connections can help caregivers manage the challenges, but the demands of caregiving sometimes create obstacles to social connections. ...