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Sarah Stempien ’11: Beyond Nursing

Submitted by Nina M. Riccio on January 31, 2012

“I Relay for my friends, I Relay for my family, I Relay for my patients. While Fairfield taught me how to be a nurse, these are the people that

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Robin Kanarek ’96 honored by Connecticut Nurses’ Association

Submitted by Nina M. Riccio on January 23, 2012

One of the perks of being president of the Connecticut Nurses’ Association (CNA) is having input as to who gets the annual President’s Award.

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Family Nurse Practitioner Student Presents Paper in Oslo, Norway

Submitted by Nina M. Riccio on January 19, 2012

A grant in 2010 enabled former SON dean Jeanne Novotny, Prof. Carole Pomarico and FNP student Ron Castillo to travel to Norway’s Oslo University to

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Helping Those with Parkinson Disease to Communicate

Submitted by Nina M. Riccio on November 18, 2011

With a post-doctoral degree in aging and human development, assistant professor Tess Deshefy-Longhi was able to further her research on an aspect of P

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