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UMass Medical School Graduate School of Nursing Begins First Intake


WORCESTER, Massachusetts, 1986 - First class of 30 students matriculates. Over the decades, the GSN program would incorporate the benefit of simulation methods including task trainers, manikins and standardized patients into its curriculum. By 2020, UMass Medical School's GSN program sits among the top 1% of public nursing programs nationwide in the U.S..


University of Massachusetts Medical School. A Leader in Service and Learning - SoutteReview - Newsletter of the Lamar Soutter Library. Issue 35, Spring 2011. Accessible online at

University of Massachusetts Medical School - Lamar Soutter Library - Office of Medical History and Archives. Historial Timeline of UMass Medical School. Accessible online at


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