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Meeting the Moment Webinar Series

Addressing the Nursing Shortage in America

September 13, 2023
11:00am MST

Watch our most recent webinar to be a part of a critical solution to one of the country’s most pressing challenges in healthcare today – the nursing shortage. 

We discussed how WGU is powering the nursing workforce of the future. And, in what ways WGU is addressing the projected surge in demand for new registered nurses, anticipated to reach 1.2 million by 2030 according to the American Nurses Association.

This interactive discussion showcases innovative solutions in healthcare education at the Leavitt School of Health. 


  • Annalisa Holcombe, Senior Vice President of WGU Advancement
  • Dr. Keith Smith, Senior Vice President of the Leavitt School of Health
  • Dr. Janelle Sokolowich, Academic Vice President and Dean of the Leavitt School of Health
  • Dr. Kim Kelly-Cortez, Academic Program Director Prelicensure of the Leavitt School of Health

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