elcome to our Alumni Relations website. Our alumni are a great source of pride and are among the most valuable resources of the School of Nursing and Health Studies. Over 6,000 SONHS graduates provide distinguished leadership and excellence in patient care and research across the state of Florida, the nation and around the globe. Your continued support of our students, faculty and programs enriches the stellar 60-year reputation of the School of Nursing and Health Studies as one of the top nursing and health studies schools in the country.
This year has been a rewarding one for the School of Nursing and Health Studies. Our undergraduate NCLEX test scores are among the highest in the state, certification rates for our master’s program remain at 100%, and our first class of Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) graduates are in the field as nursing leaders and clinicians improving patient care at leading healthcare facilities worldwide.
As a graduate of the School of Nursing and Health Studies you are making a difference and creating a “footprint” of distinction and excellence in our profession. I invite you to get involved with the school through volunteering your time, expertise and financial support. By supporting student scholarships, building expansions, technology upgrades and faculty initiatives you are giving back to your alma mater and making a difference for the next generation of nursing practitioners and researchers.
The many achievements of the School of Nursing and Health Studies reflect the contributions of our alumni, students, faculty and staff. I hope you will visit us often to learn about the work of the School of Nursing and Health Studies Alumni Association and stay in touch for upcoming alumni events.
I personally thank you for everything you do as alumni to continue to build on the reputation and rich heritage of the School of Nursing and Health Studies as one of the most highly acclaimed and honored programs in the country.
Nilda (Nena) P. Peragallo Montano, DrPH, RN, FAAN
Dean and Professor
University of Miami, School of Nursing and Health Studies
or call my office at (305) 284-2107.
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