Clinical faculty at the School of Nursing and Health Studies not only teach, conduct research, and publish. They also practice as clinicians in South Florida, as well as globally as part of the school's hemispheric and global initiatives and its designation as a PAHO/WHO Collaborating Centre.

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Research

Measuring the Impact of COVID-19 on Stress and Families

El Centro shares new bilingual measures addressing effects of pandemic stress, social distancing, and more.

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Championing Public Health

During COVID-19 pandemic, National Public Health Week is more relevant than ever.

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Research

Studying COVID-19 and Cannabis Use

SONHS faculty to study effects of COVID-19 on medicinal cannabis users, one of the vulnerable populations that may be disproportionately affected by the coronavirus disease pandemic

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Fighting COVID-19 at the Border

SONHS grad Andrea Leiner describes what it’s like to face a pandemic while providing primary care for asylum seekers living in limbo at the Mexican border.

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Space Nurse

2020 Alumna of Distinction Aubrey Florom-Smith, BSN ’09, PhD ’13, explores the science of keeping astronauts alive and well

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