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pass rate for adult gerontology primary and acute care students

 

Diversity & Inclusion

 

The Tan Chingfen Graduate School of Nursing at the UMass Chan Medical School is a dynamic academic community where staff, students and faculty come together to advance the mission of preparing nurse scientists, advanced practice nurses, nurse educators and nurse leaders who will improve the health and well-being of the citizens of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and beyond.

 

Our community of scholars, educators and learners strive to promote human dignity in all our endeavors. We acknowledge that to truly promote human dignity, we must recognize all dimensions of diversity and appreciate openness to differences in attitudes, perceptions, and behaviors. We strive to interact with difference around and among us with respect, kindness and trust. We believe in compassion and integrity. We hope that all our relationships are strengthened through our desires and actions to fully recognize, understand and make use of the contributions of others. We value excellence and strive to build our community so that all individuals and groups can reach their highest potential.

 

A Message from the Dean

 

As the Dean of the Tan Chingfen Graduate School of Nursing at UMass Chan Medical School I am honored to join a distinguished faculty whose vision of creating a community of health, discovery and human dignity speaks to its devotion to improving the health and well-being of people through research and scholarship, while preserving the dignity of those that they care for.

 

The mission of the Tan Chingfen Graduate School of Nursing is to prepare nurse scientists, advanced practice nurses, nurse educators and nurse leaders who together will improve the health care of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and beyond.

 

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  • Robert Layne receives Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Diversity and Inclusion at MLK tribute
    Community News

    Robert Layne receives Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Diversity and Inclusion at MLK Tribute

    Robert E. Layne, MEd, received the 2023 Chancellor’s Award for Advancing Institutional Excellence in Diversity and Inclusion at the annual tribute to Martin Luther King Jr. in recognition of his long term commitment to bringing students underrepresented in health care careers into the STEM pipeline.

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  • Former Ghana police officer earns his PhD at UMass Chan; returns as Graduate Entry Pathway director
    Education News

    Former Ghana police officer earns his PhD at UMass Chan; returns as Graduate Entry Pathway director

    Former Ghana police officer Akwasi Duah, RN, PhD’17, had an unconventional path to nursing, just like the students in UMass Chan’s Graduate Entry Pathway Program, which he now directs.

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  • Top story: UMass Chan Medical School named one of Boston Globe’s Top Places to Work
    Community News

    Top story: UMass Chan Medical School named one of Boston Globe’s Top Places to Work

    Top story: UMass Chan Medical School has been named to The Boston Globe’s 2022 list of Top Places to Work in Massachusetts, based on results of an employee survey.

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  • monica m

     

    Student Spotlight

     

    I decided to gain my Adult-Gerontology Primary Care DNP from the Tan Chingfen Graduate School of Nursing at UMass Chan Medical School for the school’s reputation in community involvement. I am grateful for the support I have received from my classroom and clinical instructors as well as the mentors who have provided guidance and encouragement. The Tan Chingfen Graduate School of Nursing will give me the opportunity to deliver evidence based clinical care and provide education locally and internationally.

     

    Monica Mbugua

  • bill mar

     

    Student Spotlight

     

    As an ICU nurse working through the most challenging pandemic peak, I realized how nursing philosophy could interplay with bedside nursing. I surprised myself with how specific nursing theories and philosophies connect with better patient outcomes. The Tan Chingfen Graduate School of Nursing faculty's wealth of knowledge is outstanding and will support/guide students in their area of research interests to obtain a student’s goal of a PhD. 

     

    William Mar

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