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Record number of WSU students advocate for nursing practice, citizens of WA State

Record number of WSU students attend Nurse Legislative Day

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WSU Professor joins social insurance advisory group

WSU Professor joins social insurance advisory group

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  • Record number of WSU students advocate for nursing practice, citizens of WA State

     

    Adam Halvorsen in Olympia

    (Tri-Cities student Adam Halvorsen and Yakima student Teresa Gonzalez)

    By Sarah Schaub

    It was a big day in Olympia, Washington Tuesday where a record 102 Washington State University College of Nursing students from across the state attended the 35th annual Nurse Legislative Day.

    “Nurse Legislative Day is really about advocating for the nursing profession and for the citizens of Washington State,” said Debbie Brinker, Assistant Dean for Faculty Affairs & Community Engagement at WSU College of Nursing.

    “Students are immersed in the … » More …

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  • Assistant Professor to present at GANES conference

    Wendy Buenzli

    Congratulations to Assistant Professor Wendy Buenzli on her recent notification of acceptance to present at the Global Alliance for Leadership in Nursing Education and Sciences (GANES) Conference in Miami.  The conference theme is “The Catalyzing Nursing Education and Scholarship for Global Health”.  The conference will spotlight key issues in nursing education that extend to nursing research, nursing practice and health policy.  Dr. Buenzli’s presentation is titled “The synergies of academic-practice partnerships to serve the needs of Indigenous and Rural populations.”

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  • WSU Professor joins social insurance advisory group

    Jae Kennedy

    SPOKANE, Wash. – Jae Kennedy, a professor of Health Policy and Administration at Washington State University Spokane, has accepted membership into the National Academy of Social Insurance, which contributes research and expertise to the policymaking process for Social Security, Medicare, unemployment insurance, disability insurance, worker’s compensation and other social insurance programs.

    “I have spent my entire career working in the disability policy arena, and am very honored to be recognized by the Academy for my research and advocacy efforts,” Kennedy … » More …

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