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Faculty Attend the 11th National DNP Conference

Faculty members Kristen Altdoerffer, Cathy Dillen, and Dede McCreary attended the 2018 Eleventh National Doctors of Nursing Practice Conference Sept. 27–29 in Palm, Springs, California. Cathy and Dede—both faculty members at Penn State Altoona—also...

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Welcome to our newest faculty members!

Oluwamuyiwa Winifred (Winnie) Adebayo, PhD, BSN, RN  Dr. Adebayo began her appointment as an assistant professor of nursing on February 15. She has a Ph.D. in nursing from the University of Miami (Coral Gables, Fla.), and a B.S.N. from South Carolina State University...

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Dr. Chris Garrison helping develop Virtual Simulation Training with U.S. Army

Charles River Analytics Inc., developer of intelligent systems solutions, is building a medical simulation and tutoring system for the US Army, designed to improve medical training and patient care. As part of a two-year contract valued near $1.5 million, Charles River is partnering with Professor Frank Ritter and Dr. Chris Garrison of the Pennsylvania State University (PSU), to build a Virtual Intelligent Tutor for the Andragogy of Military Medicine Integrated Skills (VITAMMINS).

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