UCSF Chancellor Susan Desmond-Hellmann, MD, MPH (pictured at right) introduced a two-day event for the School of Nursing community. Called by Dean David Vlahov, RN, PhD, the Rally was an opportunity for faculty and staff to address the future of UCSF School of Nursing.
Former Dean, Kathy Dracup, RN, DNSc, FAAN, received a “Lifetime Achievement Award” from the Heart Failure Society of America this morning, September 19, 2011, at their 15th Annual Scientific Meeting in Boston. The award is “In recognition of her life-long significant and sustained commitment to the field of heart failure”.
Dr. Christina Baggott, an assistant professor in the Department of Physiological Nursing, has been awarded a Mentored Research Scholar Award by the American Cancer Society.
This award is designed to support junior faculty members to become independent investigators as either clinician scientists or cancer control researchers.
UCSF School of Nursing’s Jill Howie-Esquivel Named a
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation ‘Nurse Faculty Scholar’
Health Disparities Researcher Studying
Heart Failure Among Latinos is Selected for
Prestigious Program to Advance Careers of
Nation’s Most Promising Junior Nurse Faculty