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William F. Connell School of Nursing

Multidisciplinary PhD Research Development Day

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On March 19, the Connell School of Nursing teamed with Boston College's Graduate School of Social Work and Lynch School of Education to present the first Multidiscplinary PhD Research Development Day. The event brought together doctoral students and recent alumni from all three schools to share research and engage in scholarly dialogue. Dr. Monica Adhiamo Onyango PhD '10 gave the keynote address entitled "Women's Health Issues in the Post War Context of South Sudan." A faculty member at Boston University's School of Public Health, Onyango has worked with international NGOs in relief and development in Sudan, Kenya, and Angola, and has also served as a nursing officer in the Kenya Ministry of Health.