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Improving health care one simulation at a time

For nursing students, transitioning from studying textbooks to caring for real patients can be a daunting task. A dedicated simulation space in the new School of Nursing building is helping Tigers build their skills and confidence under the safe and supportive care of experts.

Pink ribbon, stethoscope

Formalized education on breast cancer survivorship can help nurses provide more streamlined care, SSON study finds

Findings can help create standardized, formalized education for Advanced Practice Registered Nurses earlier in their careers.

Mizzou nursing students train with life-like manikin

SSON home to first Lifecast Manikin at Mizzou

Hyper-realistic geriatric manikin takes training for Mizzou nurses to a new level

Mizzou Nursing: South Korea

Mizzou Nursing in South Korea: Nurturing Global Perspectives in Health Care

SSON gerontology students embrace cross-cultural learning, discover similarities and differences in nursing care

Mizzou Nursing Around the World

Mizzou Nursing On the Move: Thailand, Denmark, United Kingdom, Seattle

SSON faculty present research on a global scale, connect with alumni abroad


Immigrant nurses in long-term care facilities often have more “human capital” compared to American-born nurses, SSON researcher finds

Findings can help create a more diverse, equitable workforce in nursing homes, which improves patient health outcomes.

Sugar Cane Field

SSON study examines struggles of Haitian migrants self-managing diabetes on Dominican Republic sugar cane fields

Mizzou Nursing findings have implications for impoverished people struggling to self-manage their diabetes worldwide.


Study aims to improve hospital discharge process

Findings from the MU Sinclair School of Nursing can help reduce hospital readmissions after patients are discharged from hospital.


Mizzou becomes part of center to stream health care in place

Mizzou is the fifth university to join the National Science Foundation consortium.

Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Gina Oliver, MU Sinclair School of Nursing

Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Gina Oliver

Dr. Oliver, one of Mizzou Nursing's most prominent educators, has devoted her career to educating future nurse educators.