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Chords of healing

When Ashley Smith, a third-year dental student at Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry, isn't treating patients in the clinic, she can be found at the Baylor Sammons Cancer Center next door to the college, playing piano for patients and their families as part of the hospital's Healing Arts Program.

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Nurses help patients navigate the maze of fragmented cancer care

Navigating chemotherapy, pain management, nutrition, finances and insurance can be a complicated journey both during and after treatment, and is a daunting task in an already difficult and exhausting situation.

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College of Nursing helps fill primary care gap with launch of new Family Nurse Practitioner program

The Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Nursing has announced plans for a Master of Science in Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner (M.S.N.-FNP) graduate program.

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Texas dental schools team up to create a standardized course for treatment of sleep-related breathing disorders

As the number of Americans with sleep-related breathing disorders continues to grow, so does the need for dentists to have access to continued training to best serve this patient population.

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Dean Wilkerson assumes presidency of the Texas Organization of Baccalaureate and Graduate Nursing Education

Sharon Wilkerson, Ph.D., RN, CNE, dean of the Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Nursing, assumed the presidency of the Texas Organization of Baccalaureate and Graduate Nursing Education.

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Disaster Day simulation grows in size, scope and intensity with community help

A helicopter rushes a critically injured patient to the nearest hospital, nurses hurry to the sides of panicked, bloody patients and desperate faces beg for help. This was the

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College of Nursing announces new director of education

Robin Page, Ph.D., RN, CNM, was recently named the director of education at the Texas A&M Health Science Center (TAMHSC) College of Nursing Round Rock campus. As the director of

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Female hand grasping heart.

Grasping heart disease: How to recognize women’s symptoms

Heart disease is the number one killer of women in the United States, claiming more female lives than all forms of cancer combined. Many women fail to recognize the warning signs because women’s symptoms are elusive and can often go unidentified.

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Fuchs-Young opens research doors with outreach program

One of the major factors in her decision to join TAMHSC was the emphasis on research and outreach programs that target underrepresented minorities in science.

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