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Given the rapid adoption of electronic health record (EHR) systems and advancement of data science, the time is ripe for the field of nursing to embrace these emerging topics and to ensure that nursing perspectives are included. Nurses in any health…
Gina Intinarelli, PhD, RN, has been appointed Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs in the School of Nursing, starting April 1, 2019. Intinarelli has accepted this role in combination with her current appointment as Vice President of the Office of…
Carolina Noya (kneeling, third from left) joins patients, providers and community health workers at the first shared medical appointment in a rural community clinic in Chiapas, Soledad. The human costs of diabetes – which as of 2017 affects…
Monica McLemore, PhD, MPH, RN, assistant professor in the UCSF School of Nursing’s Department of Family Health Care Nursing, has been awarded the 2019 Dr. Thomas N. Burbridge Award for Public Service for her outstanding contributions toward the…
Assistant professors Jason Flatt, PhD, MPH, and Annesa Flentje, PhD, have been awarded 2019 Innovations Funding for Education for their proposal, Developing UCSF’s Graduate Certificate in LGBTQI Clinical Practice and Research . The funding will…
Judy Alonzo, clinical placement analyst in Community Health Systems, is celebrating 28 years of service in her department at the School of Nursing. We checked in with her as she reflects on this milestone. Please describe your role. What do you like…
UC women have been knocking down gender barriers since the university opened its doors more than 150 years ago, from architect Julia Morgan to astronaut Sally Ride. But those who make change don’t always make headlines. Right this minute, there are…
TIME’S UP announced on March 1 the launch of TIME’S UP Healthcare , a new affiliate which aims to drive new policies and decisions that result in more balanced, diverse and accountable leadership; address workplace discrimination, harassment and…
Professor Emerita Carroll Estes, PhD, FAAN, has been named a recipient of the 2019 Robert M. Ball Award for Outstanding Achievements in Social Insurance. In its announcement, the National Academy of Social Insurance wrote, "Estes is one of the…
Increasing the Pipeline to Faculty Diversity There is greater diversity among the newest SON ladder rank faculty. Orlando Harris and Stacy Torres joined the faculty in 2018, and Stella Bialous and Jerry Nutor will join this July. A number of…