Refugee Receives Soros Fellowship to Pursue Doctorate in Sociology Once Homeless, Boroka Bo Wants to Help Most Vulnerable
Story by Patricia Yollin
When Boroka Bo enters UCSF in September to pursue a doctorate in sociology, she will arrive with a highly prestigious fellowship and a resume that is unconventional by any measure.
An announcement by the UCSF Institute for Health Policy Studies:
Winner of our Hal Luft Award for Mentoring in
Health Services and Health Policy Research is
Ruth E. Malone, RN, PhD, Professor and Chair
Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, School of Nursing and
Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, School of Medicine
The nation’s largest for-profit nursing homes deliver significantly lower quality of care because they typically have fewer staff nurses than non-profit and government-owned nursing homes.
RN, PhD, FAAN
Nursing student Brandie Hollinger is among hundreds of students, across all professional schools, who attended new student orientation with the Chancellor and all Deans. See the video and join in their introductions.