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University of Missouri - History of Health Sciences: Sinclair School of Nursing

History of Sinclair School of Nursing

Although nursing was an important part of the University of Missouri's first hospital in 1901, the first nursing program was not formally established until 1920. 

Sinclair School of Nursing has a History page on their website. Check it out!

Journals and Journal Articles

Health Sciences Student Studying

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Missouri Medicine 

  • Potter, R. "The School of Nursing at the University of Missouri ." 57 (1960): 469-472.
  • ​Potter, R. "The University of Missoui-Columbia School of Nursing . The decade of the 60's - looking forward to the 70's." 67 (1970): 315-7.

 Missouri Nurse

  • Werley, H. H. "Nursing research being conducted at the University of Missouri - Columbia School of Nursing." 67 (1970): 315-7.
  • Devaney S. Kuehn AF. Jones R. "University and Community College Partnership in Education: the Fitzgibbon Hospital experience."  14, 29, 2002 Summer.

Other Articles

  • Harrison, B. "Going the distance. University of Missouri-Columbia ." HT: The Magazine for Healthcare Travel Professionals 10(3)87, 2002 Oct. 
  • Marek KD; Rantz MJ; Porter RT. "Senior care: making a difference in long-term care of older adults." Journal of Nursing Education . 43(2):81-3, 2004 Feb.
  • Mizzou nursing. Columbia-Universy of Missouri - Columbia School of Nursing . (spring 1989 - winter 1996 [ALL INC]-).
  • Rantz M; Marek K. "TigerPlace: a partnership with Americare and the Sinclair School of Nursing." Nursing Outlook . 52(1):68, 2004 Jan-Feb.

Additional Resources

From the University of Missouri - Columbia , School of Nursing 

Office of Admissions and Registrar.


1963 Nurses Assisting in Patient Rehab
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