Dean Patricia Moritz (left)CU College of Nursing Dean Patricia Moritz, PhD, FAAN recently signed a five-year international cooperative agreement with the Japanese Red Cross Hiroshima College of Nursing. The signing symbolizes the next phase of the on-going relationship between the two schools.

Hiroshima College of Nursing President Sachie Shindo and Moritz inked the partnership during ceremonies at the school. They were joined at the signing in Hiroshima by CON colleagues Kathy Magilvy, PhD, FAAN, professor and associate dean for academic programs (pictured at center) and Jean Watson, PhD FAAN, distinguished professor.  

Moritz, Watson and Magilvy also were in Japan attending the International Hiroshima Conference on Caring and Peace and the First Global Caritas Consortium.

Magilvy also was invited to Hiroshima Bunka Gakuen University, Graduate School of Nursing, Hiroshima, where she consulted with the school and gave presentations to the faculty and students.