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GRAD > NURSNG > 730

Clinical Knowledge for Cancer Nursing Research I

Description:
This is the first clinical course in a two semester Oncology sequence. This course will allow students to develop clinical knowledge about their area of interest in Cancer Nursing Care and to begin the process of developing clinical research questions. Each student will be paired with a clinical mentor/expert clinician, with a minimum of a masters degree in nursing. The mentor and faculty coordinator will assist the student in developing an individualized practicum that includes clinical care directed toward understanding the experience of cancer within the racial/ethnic group of interest. The students will meet regularly with the faculty coordinator to facilitate the development of research questions linked to clinical practice issues. The clinical mentor and other clinical experts may assist in this process. Course requirements will include 10 hours of practicum per week.

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