Anne J. Davis, RN, PhD, FAAN, Professor Emerita at UCSF School of Nursing will be honored as a “Living Legend” at the American Academy of Nursing annual conference in Washington, D.C.
From the press release:
A simple, inexpensive method for preventing type 2 diabetes that relies on calling people and educating them on the sort of lifestyle changes they could make to avoid developing the disease has proven effective in a study conducted by researchers at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) and the City of Berkeley Department of Public Health.
Dr. Rob Slaughter, since 1993 the School's Director of Research and Information Technology, passed away on Friday, June 15, 2012, following an eight-year battle with melanoma. In addition to his administrative duties, Dr. Slaughter was also active as a faculty member throughout his career, including teaching the Nursing 212B (Quantitative Methods) course.