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Transforming Primary Care By Andrea Kott, MPH Columbia Nursing’s Nurse Practitioner Group primary care practice is providing compassionate, expert care to a diverse range of New York City residents.


Turning An Idea into an Enterprise By Naomi Freundlich Nurse entrepreneurs draw on a long tradition of problem solving and innovation in nursing. Seven alumni tell their stories of how they started their own businesses including an app aimed at improving care for hospital patients and a virtual travel medicine portal.


Changing Lives that Change the World By Rob Brown Health issues and disparities impacting millions of people are top of mind thanks to our increasingly interconnected world. The Office of Global Initiatives is addressing these inequities through service, research, practice, and leadership.

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