Community Engagement


The College of Nursing develops collaborative partnerships with the local community to champion nursing education, research, and practice initiatives to address healthcare needs and foster the overall well-being of the communities we serve.


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Psychiatric Advanced Practice Registered Nurse TechNology Enhanced Residency (PARTNER) is a post-graduation clinical training program for newly graduated board-certified psychiatric mental health nurse practitioners (PMHNP-BC) in psychiatric telehealth for children, adolescents, and adults living in rural and underserved populations.

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Fellowship Program

PARTNER trains new board-certified PMH-NPs in telehealth mental health services for children, adolescents, and adults for rural and underserved populations.


Become a Community Partner

For more information contact:
Simone Chinnis

Director of Community Engagement
Assistant Professor