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People + pets clinic helps all involved

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Nursing student juggles military deployments with school

Nursing student juggles
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Celebrating 50 years of impact

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Researcher Lois James honored by YWCA

Lois James
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  • fierce-looking chihuahua on an exam table WSU students, people and pets all helped by wellness clinic

    Dogs, cats and their people cycled through the second Healthy People + Healthy Pets clinic at Washington State University Health Sciences last week, all getting free vaccinations, screenings and simple treatments from WSU nursing and veterinary medicine students.

    After the health care came the fun stuff: dogs were outfitted with crimson-and-gray coats and harnesses, while cats were offered collars and carriers. Their owners got pet food, treats and other supplies.

    “People are more concerned about their animals than themselves,” said Joyce Griffin-Sobel, dean of the WSU College of Nursing, as she supervised a coat fitting for Jasmine, a terrier. The event “is my favorite day … » More …

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  • Portrait in dress uniform WSU student juggles deployments and nursing school

    Angela Brown was in Guam when her last year of nursing school began, deployed to Andersen Air Force Base as a Washington Air National Guard medic.

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  • Janet Katz Tool will measure cultural sensitivity from patient’s point of view

    The United States is getting more diverse, and that’s a challenge for health care providers, said Professor Janet Katz of the Washington State University College of Nursing.

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