Center Goals


APPs are an integral part
of the ambulatory care provided at
Strong Memorial Hospital.

  1. Provide core services for the APP group at Strong.
  2. Promote an organizational structure that supports communication, support, and a sense of commitment to nursing practice within the APP group.
  3. Provide strong leadership to the APP group.
  4. Seek opportunities to optimize APP contributions to the health care system.
  5. Develop strategies to obtain national recognition as a leader in advanced practice providers.
Margaret D. Sovie Center for Advanced Practice Nursing

What We Do

The Sovie Center is committed to providing the leadership and guidance to position the Advanced Practice Nurse Group as a national leader in patient care, discovery, teaching and learning.

Advanced Practice Nurses at the University of Rochester Medical Center provide the essential link between patients/families and the health care system.