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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.
Janet Runbeck's work to raise awareness of and prevent human trafficking is just the latest example of her selfless career.
Nursing & Healthcare Leadership Assistant Professor Robin Evans-Agnew is helping Pierce County youth document their experience of wood smoke pollution and its impacts on their lives.
Joyce Ells, who has a 2008 Master of Nursing degree, is featured in an in-depth story in The News Tribune about the vital role school nurses play in child health and wellness.
Accompanying $350,000 grant will fund Haerling’s research in simulated learning activities for nursing students.
UW Tacoma nursing alumna Jan Runbeck, '06, explains on The Daily Show why she is so happy about the closure of her clinic.
Nursing professor of 16 years will be inducted into the Academy of Emergency Nursing this October for her leadership, mentorship and research.
Winning a lottery changed Noelle's life. Now she wants to give back to the community which has given so much to her.
Nursing & Healthcare Leadership faculty present a community-informed look at asthma in Pierce County through an exhibit of photos and stories.