Wegmans School of Nursing News
The Daisy Marquis Jones Foundation announced today that it has been chosen as one of eleven foundations nationwide to receive funding from Partners Investing in Nursing's Future (PIN). PIN is a multi-year, multi-million dollar national investment in the America's nursing workforce to prepare them with the skills needed to serve an older and more diverse population. In Rochester, the Foundation has forged local partnerships with the Wegmans School of Nursing as the educational partner, and the Senior Health Alliance of Greater Rochester (SHAGR) as the nursing partner in the project, known as Academy for Leadership in Long-Term Care.
Six St. John Fisher College students and one faculty member traveled to La Union, El Salvador, with a group of 42 other medical professionals and students as part of Global Health Outreach (GHO).
St. John Fisher College's Wegmans School of Nursing (WSoN) has received a grant from the Federal Health Resources and Services Administration in the amount of $911,448, which will be used to continue to develop and expand the College's Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Program.