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Article originally published to UCSF.edu on August 15, 2016 By Mike Billings Photo by Elisabeth Fall After five years leading and advancing one of the nation’s preeminent nursing schools, UC San Francisco’s School of Nursing Dean David Vlahov , RN,…
The UCSF School of Nursing is honored to share that former student Aiko “Grace” Obata Amemiya will be inducted into the Iowa Women’s Hall of Fame on August 20, 2016. Grace was instrumental in advocating that the UC Regents make amends to former…
In June of 2016 the UC San Francisco (UCSF) School of Nursing announced the creation of two new fellowships—the David Mortara Post-Doctoral Scholar Fellowship in Electrocardiology (ECG), as well as the David Mortara Pre-Doctoral Scholar Fellowship in…
Jyu-Lin Chen, PhD, RN, CNS, FAAN , has been selected as the inaugural recipient of the Ting Tsung and Wei Fong Chao Presidential Chair in Global Health Nursing. Ting Tsung and Wei Fong Chao Presidential Chair in Global Health Nursing The goal of the…
The School of Nursing is excited to announce that Dayna Moore, MA , has been selected for the Office of Diversity and Outreach’s Diversity and Inclusion Certificate Program . Dayna is the operations manager in the UCSF Graduate Division Master of…
Each month we profile a faculty member and student from our School of Nursing community. In July, we feature DorAnne Donesky , PhD, ANP-BC, ACHPN, and Megan Rathfon, Second-Year Masters Student, Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner, Palliative Care.…
The UC San Francisco School of Nursing is thrilled to announce that four of our graduates have been selected to participate in the Global Health Service Partnership (GHSP). The students selected and their placements include: Ashley Ramirez, MS PNP RN…
Attention faculty! The National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties (NONPF) has approved the creation of a Simulation Special Interest Group (SIG) . UC San Francisco School of Nursing faculty members Annette Carley and JoAnne Saxe and…
Patricia (Pat) Ruth Underwood, Professor of Clinical Nursing (Emerita ) of the UC San Francisco (UCSF), died in Cape Coral, Florida on June 24, 2016 after a long illness. Pat received her BSN degree from the University of Colorado (1962), MA degree…
Summer 2016: Recent Leadership and Staff Updates for the School Community Health Systems Department Chair Carmen Portillo —Carmen will be on sabbatical beginning September. She returns to the Department of Community Health Systems (CHS) in June.…