2022 News, Page 3


SSON Announces Interim Dean

Lori Popejoy, PhD, RN, FAAN has been named the Sinclair School of Nursing's Interim Dean.

Aging in Place

SSON study finds health benefits of ‘aging in place’ at TigerPlace

Care at independent living facility helps older adults avoid declines in physical, mental and cognitive health outcomes.


Karry Weston – PhD Spotlight

Karry Weston’s work in maternal health care was showcased in a recent article in Show Me Mizzou.

Grad Photo Album

Graduation Photos

Congratulations graduates!


2022 May Commencement

Join us May 13 for our spring commencement celebration.


Malaika Gallimore – Student Spotlight

Malaika Gallimore was highlighted in a recent Show Me Mizzou article for her recently funded and extremely competitive F31 Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award.

Marilyn Rantz

SSON professor serves on national panel examining nursing home care in U.S.

From staffing shortages to underpaid staff and a lack of personalized care, issues that have plagued nursing homes for decades in the United States were exposed during the COVID-19 pandemic.


AACN/CDC grant will help nurses boost confidence in COVID-19 vaccine

The grant will provide resources to better prepare the next generation of nurses with the knowledge and confidence they need to have conversations that ultimately promote public health.

NB Nurse Photo Blog 220406

Early detection warnings can reduce medical emergencies

April 5, 2022 Written by: Brian Consiglio, 573-882-9144, consigliob@missouri.edu Original story posted on showme.missouri.edu. For critical care nurses, identifying declines in patient condition as soon as possible can help improve the quality of care delivered and reduce medical emergencies. Now, Eydie Tipton, a doctoral student at the MU Sinclair School of Nursing and nurse researcher at…


Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) moves up in national ranking to #35

 March 29, 2022 Original article posted on showmen.missouri.edu. Written by Sara Diedrich, 573-882-3243, diedrichs@missouri.edu MU News Bureau Three graduate degree programs at the University of Missouri continue to be recognized among the best in the nation while also rising in the rankings in the 2023 Best Graduate Schools by U.S. News & World Report. The overall graduate program at…