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Montana State nursing instructor named Distinguished Nurse of the Year

 January 14, 2020
Leesha Ford, clinical nursing instructor on the College of Nursing’s Bozeman campus, received the statewide award, which is given annually by the Montana Nurses Association.

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New interdisciplinary class at Montana State to investigate health care needs of LGBTQ+ community

July 2, 2020

A new class at Montana State University aims to give students studying nutrition and health care firsthand experience working with people from other disciplines to help solve a common problem while researching the health care needs of the LGBTQ+ community.

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MSU Receives $2.1 million grant to help Native Americans succeed in nursing 

February 27, 2020

MSU's Caring for Our Own Program in the College of Nursing received the five-year grant from the Indian Health Service. The funds will support 10 American Indian nursing students per year with funds for tuition, books and other educational expenses.'

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December 1, 2019

MSU is working with the University of Washington’s Regional Initiatives in Dental Education (RIDE) program to bring dental students from the Spokane-based program to train in Montana’s rural and Native American communities.

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September 30, 2019

Called the Montana University System Institute for Interprofessional Education and Collaborative Practice in Health and Medicine, the program was approved by the Montana Board of Regents in May.

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Two MSU nursing students on the Missoula campus are participating in the Montana Interprofessional Student Hotspotting Project taking place with Partnership Health Center’s Complex Care Program.