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Oakland-based Medical Education Cooperation with Cuba (MEDICC) helps the students train in the U.S.
Read about the Study Bakery, Library Reading Program and READ Selfie Station
Shapiros
Allyson Shapiro graduated from the University’s doctorate of PT program
Nursing professor, BSN chair, shares story and importance of diversity

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SMU In The News

SMU's HSSC and use of standardized patients is covered in this article
Source: San Francisco Chronicle (sfgate.com)
Published: Thursday, August 14, 2014
Aara Amidi-Nouri, PhD, RN, chair of the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program and School of Nursing’s Director of Diversity was one of the 20 selected.
Source: nurse.com
Published: Friday, August 8, 2014
Source: KPIX Channel 5
Published: Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Joel Siapno, a 2014 BSN grad and former teacher's assistant, talks about how nursing school made him a better athlete.

Source: The Oakland Tribune
Published: Thursday, July 17, 2014
Joel “The Quiet Storm” Siapno, a 22-year-old 2014 nursing graduate from Samuel Merritt University, has placed his nursing career on hold to follow his dream of becoming a professional boxer.
Source: www.inquirer.net
Published: Tuesday, July 1, 2014

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