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Resiliency, family support help Hispanic breast cancer survivors manage lymphedema

Mizzou Nursing researcher studies factors that help Hispanic women return to work, adapt to life with lymphedema after surviving breast cancer.


Mizzou nursing is opening new doors – tour our new home at an open house and dedication on Oct. 14

Join us to celebrate at our dedication and open house on Oct. 14 or tour the building at homecoming on Oct. 22- two hours before game kickoff.

Two beds in empty hospital room.

Black nursing home residents, those under age 65 more likely to have repeat transfers to hospital, SSON study finds

Study also found those with ‘full-code’ status regarding end-of-life care more likely to have repeat transfers than those with ‘do-not-resuscitate’ status.


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.