Dedication of Center for Nursing and Allied Health Sciences
On Sunday, March 20, Immaculata University will hold a dedication ceremony for the new Center for Nursing and Allied Health Sciences. The dedication begins at 1:30 p.m. in Loyola Hall. A reception and tours of the facility will follow.
The $2.5 million Center for Nursing and Allied Health Sciences provides state-of-the-art facilities to students enrolled in the masters in nursing (MSN) degree program and the RN to BSN accelerated program. The Center opened in January 2005 and is located in Loyola Hall.
Highlights of the new Center include a dining and lounge area which all student populations may enjoy, a resource library, faculty offices, and a 40-seat amphitheatre with "smart" computers, and three classrooms. One of the classrooms will house a health assessment instruction room. Support for the construction has come from both foundations and individuals.
Director of the Center for Clinical Bioethics at Georgetown University, Sister Carol R. Taylor, CSFN, RN, Ph.D., will be the Keynote Speaker for the dedication ceremony. After the keynote address, a panel discussion with Dr. Rosemary Casey Peterson, a pediatric physician at Lankenau Hospital; Mrs. Patricia White, BSN ´00, and Dr. John Haas, president of the National Catholic Bioethics Center.
For more information on the Center for Nursing and Allied Health Sciences, contact the College of Graduate Studies (for MSN program) at 610-647-4400, ext. 3211 or the College of LifeLong Learning (for the RN to BSN program) at 610-647-4400, ext.
Immaculata University, a Catholic, coeducational institution, is located 20 miles west of Philadelphia, south of the intersection of routes 30 and 352, between Paoli and Exton.