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The novel coronavirus, which causes the disease COVID-19, has grown into a global pandemic. Alumnae from the UCSF School of Nursing are playing pivotal roles in battling this deadly virus. (Photo credit: iStock) By Milenko Martinovich The routine has…
Despite the popularity of egg donation, the long-term health outcomes of egg donors are largely unknown. UCSF School of Nursing researchers are launching a pilot project that could provide prospective donors with more information. (Photo credit…
The UCSF School of Nursing hosted the 2020 Bay Area Black Nurses Association Conference on Feb. 22, 2020 in Cole Hall on the Parnassus campus. The conference, entitled "Advancing Health: Awareness, Advocacy and Action for the Black Community,"…
What links depression and chronic illness? Do physiological factors explain the association or could sociodemographic variables, such as age, employment status and marital status, play significant roles? Researchers at the UCSF School of Nursing are…
By Milenko Martinovich and Katherine Tam With the start of a new year and a new decade comes the promise of innovative advancements in health and health care. Here, seven faculty at the UCSF School of Nursing lay out their visions for what they are…
Transitioning from being an independent business entrepreneur and midwife to enrolling in the structured curriculum of the UCSF School of Nursing’s Master’s Entry Program in Nursing (MEPN) was a big adjustment for Liesl Piccolo, but she’d happily…
Sociologist Howard Pinderhughes, PhD, has devoted his career to understanding racism, preventing youth violence, and creating healthy communities for all. Now, the professor of social and behavioral sciences in the School of Nursing is leading an…
UCSF, UC Davis and UCLA Partner to Expand Care to Underserved Communities by Training 300 Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioners, Starting Fall 2020 Important Note: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the UCSF, UC Davis and UCLA Schools of Nursing…
Five long years of research examining the potential effects of HIV on certain epithelial cells has yielded Kathy Lien, a student in the School of Nursing’s Master’s Entry Program in Nursing (MEPN), an impressive achievement. Lien published her…
The UCSF School of Nursing Master of Science, Master’s Entry Program in Nursing, and the Post-Master’s Certificate Programs are scheduled to have an on-site evaluation by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) accreditation team on…