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Interprofessional Collaboration

School of Nursing Conducts First-Ever Emergency Trauma Simulation

The UNCW School of Nursing conducted the first-ever emergency trauma simulation with 50 seniors in the Simulation Learning Center (SLC) located in McNeill Hall. More...

Implementation Science

CHHS Researchers Test Exercise Table That Could Help COPD Patients

A UNCW research team is testing an exercise table for a North Carolina company that hopes the investigational device may help patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease breathe a little easier. More...

Community Engagement / Impact

The Wilmington Miracle Field: From Vision to Reality

Associate Professor, Dan Johnson’s vision of a Miracle Field in Wilmington was one filled with conviction, passion and dedication. More...

Its all about the Passion: A message from Dean Hardy

Upcoming events

Nov. 16
Populations in Distress

7 - 8:30 p.m.
McNeill Hall, Room 1005 (Lecture Hall)


UNCW to Hold Fall 2016 Commencement Ceremonies Dec. 10
Commencement ceremonies for fall 2016 graduates will be held on Dec. 10 in Trask Coliseum. More than 1,548 undergraduates as well as nearly 446 graduate students and seven doctoral students are slated to participate in one of two ceremonies, which will be streamed live.

The ceremony for the professional schools (Cameron School of Business, Watson College of Education and the College of Health and Human Services) will begin at 9:30 a.m. Jack Barto, President and CEO of New Hanover Regional Medical Center, will deliver remarks. More..

UNCW College of Health and Human Services Receives Grant for Military-Affiliated Sports Recreation Program
The recreation therapy program in the UNCW College of Health and Human Services has received a $75,000 grant from the Department of Veteran Affairs to launch “Project SOAR,” a sports recreation program for veterans and active military members with disabilities.More...

We Are UNCW: Christian Barnes

Christian Barnes is fascinated with human physiology. “The functions of the human body are a seemingly endless puzzle, and I get a thrill every time I understand why it does what it does,” said Barnes. More...

School of Nursing Receives $33,100 Grant to Enhance BSN Education in Rural Areas
The UNCW School of Nursing has been awarded a $33,100 grant from the North Carolina Area Health Education Center to enhance nursing education opportunities in rural and underserved areas. More...

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