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  • Helping teens with asthma: ‘Is there a better way?’

    Wednesday, April 17, 2019 — After moving to the other side of the world and learning a new language, School of Nursing professor Hyekyun Rhee has led research and technological innovations to transform asthma treatment for adolescents.

  • Norton Chosen to Lead SON Research Mission

    Monday, April 15, 2019 — Nationally recognized expert in palliative care research Sally A. Norton has been named the new associate dean for research at the University of Rochester School of Nursing. A longtime faculty member at the school, Norton assumed her new duties ...

  • Study Examines Effective Threshold of Home Health Care Services to Avoid Re-Hospitalization

    Tuesday, April 09, 2019 — An average of one to two home health physical therapy sessions per week can help lower the risk of re-hospitalization by up to 82 percent in older adults during a 60-day period, according to research findings published in the Journal of the ...

  • Listening to Family Stories Helps Cancer Researchers Identify Gaps in Care

    Thursday, March 28, 2019 — Families of cancer patients described three distinct experiences — “We Pretty Much Knew,” “Beating the Odds,” and “Left to Die” — in the final weeks of their loved one’s life. Wilmot Cancer Institute researchers gathered these valuable ...

  • UR School of Nursing to Host Training Seminar on Administering Epinephrine

    Wednesday, March 27, 2019 — The University of Rochester School of Nursing will host “Epi Near You, New York,” a free epinephrine training seminar, presented by the Allergy Advocacy Association, on Monday, April 1, at 7 pm, in the School of Nursing Auditorium.