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Dr. Carmen Rodriguez receives tenure
Carmen Rodriguez, PhD, recently received tenure to associate professor from USF Nursing. She was promoted for her strong commitment to education, research and practice.
USF Nursing extends partnership with local VA hospital [VIDEO]
For decades, USF Nursing has partnered with James A. Haley Veterans’ Hospital in the areas of education and clinical practice. The two partners recently extended that relationship - adding research to their longtime partnership. Part of that extension includes the collaboration between Susan McMillan, PhD, distinguished professor at USF Nursing, and the hospital's center of innovation on disability and rehabilitation research.
Dr. Maureen Groer named top USF researcher
USF Nursing's Gordon Keller professor, Maureen Groer, PhD, added another prestigious award to an already impressive resume. She was recently selected to receive the 2016 Faculty Outstanding Research Achievement Award from USF. She was chosen to receive this honor for her incredible achievements in research over the past year.
Dr. Cindy Munro receives innovative award from AAN
Dr. Cindy Munro’s achievements in nursing research and education continue to receive remarkable recognition. She was just named an Edge Runner by American Academy of Nursing (AAN) for her groundbreaking research on oral care in mechanically ventilated adults.

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Associate Dean's Blog

Associate Dean of Research & Innovation, Cindy Munro, PhD, RN, ANP-BC, FAAN, leads the College toward creating the research that improves health.

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USF Nursing is creating the research that improves health.

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Funded Research

USF College of Nursing ranked 24th in National Institutes of Health Funding for 2012.

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Areas of Expertise

World class faculty focused on Cognitive Impairment, Oncology, Palliative Care, & End-of Life Studies, Psychoneuroimmunology, Symptom Management, & Veterans’ Heath

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