Nursing & Healthcare Leadership


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The Nursing & Healthcare Leadership curriculum emphasizes and fosters the integration of teaching, inquiry, and service among a community of diverse students. Partnerships with the community provide learning environments in which students build upon their skills and knowledge to strengthen their understanding of local, national, and global health issues.

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An App a Day

Sharon Laing
January 20, 2017
Assistant Professor Sharon Laing wants to use apps to connect low-income patients to health care.
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David Reyes

David Reyes, Nursing & Healthcare Leadership
September 14, 2016
Nursing & Healthcare Leadership Assistant Professor David Reyes seriously considered dropping out to help support his six siblings and parents, but he...
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Nursing faculty assess Lakewood needs

Corrie Matlock-Hightower, UW Tacoma Nursing & Healthcare Leadership
August 16, 2016
Nursing & Healthcare Leadership’s Corrie Matlock-Hightower coordinated an assessment of health needs in Lakewood to provide input into the operation of Lakewood’s new Living Access Support Alliance (LASA) Client Services Center. The center will offer a laundry and shower program and other services as guided by the assessment.

Sharon Gavin Fought,
RN, Ph.D. ~ Director

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