BOSTON – Somerville resident Julia Wagner was the recipient of an award from the School of Nursing at MGH Institute of Health Professions in Boston.
Wagner, who graduated from the Boston graduate school in May with a Bachelor of Nursing degree, received the 2017 Faculty and Student Recognition for Outstanding Leadership and Loyd Nichols Staats Scholarship.
MGH Institute of Health Professions in Boston is an innovative and interprofessional graduate school with post-baccalaureate, direct entry-level master’s and doctorate, and post-professional programs in nursing, occupational therapy, physical therapy, physician assistant studies, speech-language pathology, health professions education, and a PhD in rehabilitation sciences. The only degree-granting affiliate of Partners HealthCare System, the MGH Institute offers its more than 1,600 students unparalleled opportunities to learn and work alongside expert practitioners in a variety of hospital, clinical, community, and educational settings. The school, which has graduated more than 7,000 students since its 1977 founding by Massachusetts General Hospital, is fully accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC). Several programs are highly ranked by U.S. News & World Report, and the school has been included for the past seven years as a Great College to Work for by The Chronicle of Higher Education.