UCSF, the Oakland Unified School District, and an array of community-based partners are embarking on a quest to improve the lives of disadvantaged middle-school students, thanks to a $1.75 million grant from The Atlantic Philanthropies.
The three-year award to UCSF’s Elev8 Healthy Students and Families project will allow faculty and students from UCSF’s schools of nursing and dentistry to provide a new, integrated model for delivering primary health and dental care to children at five Oakland middle schools.
Ten UCSF School of Nursing 2011 Inductees into the American Academy of Nursing
An unprecedented number of School of Nursing faculty members will be inducted into the American Academy of Nursing at its annual fall conference in October in Washington, DC.
Part of the "What's Next in Science" series, the research of Kathryn Lee, RN, PhD, FAAN, is featured on the main UCSF web site.
“Sleep deprivation takes a huge toll on society and new parents are an obvious place to study it.”
— Kathryn A. Lee, RN, PhD, FAAN