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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.…
Article courtesy of the UCSF Program for Interprofessional Practice and Education ( PIPE ) The Pharmacy-Nursing-Social Work teamwork exercise took place in Kanbar Center during Winter Quarter 2016. This innovative activity focused on…
The UC San Francisco (UCSF) School of Nursing welcomes the appointment of Howard Pinderhughes as Interim Chair of the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences (SBS). As part of the SBS tradition, there is periodic rotation of Chair and Vice Chair…
Two faculty from the UC San Francisco (UCSF) School of Nursing received awards at this week’s Academy Health Interdisciplinary Research Group on Nursing Issues (AHIRGNI) Conference. Ulrike Muench, RN, PhD , assistant professor in the Department of…
The School of Nursing is excited to announce that Healthcare Management Degree Guide has ranked UC San Francisco (UCSF) School of Nursing one of the top programs in Clinical Nurse Leadership and Nursing Administration. UCSF School of Nursing is the…
A recent study published in Annals of Internal Medicine highlights that prescribing naloxone decreases the use of emergency room in patients taking opioids for pain. Glenn-Milo Santos, PhD, MPH , assistant professor in residence at the UC San…
The UC San Francisco (UCSF) School of Nursing welcomes the appointment of Janine Cataldo as Chair of the Department of Physiological Nursing (PN), effective July 1, 2016. Janine completed her PhD at New York University (NYU) School of Nursing and…
The School of Nursing is excited to announce that DorAnne Donesky, RN, PhD, NP , is the recipient of an educational change award for 2016 from the Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation . DorAnne is the first-ever Macy Faculty Scholars Program Award recipient…