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Rutgers School of Nursing–Camden Scholars Appointed United Nations Delegates

Rutgers School of Nursing–Camden Scholars Appointed United Nations Delegates

Finding better health care solutions for the global population is an important ongoing conversation, and two Rutgers University–Camden nursing scholars will now be at the forefront of the discussion among international health professionals. Marian Nowak and Patricia Sayers, both assistant professors at the Rutgers School of Nursing–Camden, have been appointed as United Nations delegates by […]

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Preventive Care Remains a Low Priority for Some Urban Women

Preventive Care Remains a Low Priority for Some Urban Women

Regular check-ups and screenings are among the best ways to stay healthy and catch potential health problems before they become serious, but preventive care rates are lower than they should be among Hispanic women in Camden, according to Rutgers University–Camden researchers. A series of studies by two Rutgers–Camden nursing professors is shedding some light on […]

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Nursing Student Overcomes Cancer, Completes Nursing Degree

Nursing Student Overcomes Cancer, Completes Nursing Degree

Imagine taking a leap of faith to reset your career at age 35, only to have your whole world come crashing down all around you.  A less resilient, undetermined person may have quit.  Not Katie Marlette. The Williamstown resident hadn’t given much thought to a career outside of a grocery store in South Philadelphia.  After […]

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Students at Lead Typhoon Haiyan Fundraising Effort

Students at Lead Typhoon Haiyan Fundraising Effort

As recovery efforts from Typhoon Haiyan continue throughout southeast Asia, Filipino students from Rutgers–Camden are leading a campus-wide fundraiser  to help the millions of displaced families still seeking relief from the devastation caused by the Nov. 8 storm. “We’re doing all that we can do to help,” says Kristiana Rivera, a sophomore biology major from […]

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Nursing Scholar Helps Develop New Ostomy Care Resource

Nursing Scholar Helps Develop New Ostomy Care Resource

CAMDEN — Nurses caring for ostomy patients will now be equipped with an essential new tool that provides them with the first comprehensive guide to optimize ostomy management and enhance patient safety. Janice Beitz, a professor at the Rutgers School of Nursing–Camden, was part of a research team that developed the ostomy algorithm, a step-by-step […]

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