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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…
The School of Nursing is thrilled to announce the selection of Yoshimi Fukuoka, RN, PhD , associate professor in the Department of Physiological Nursing and researcher at the Institute for Health & Aging, and Martha (Marty) Jessup, PhD, RN ,…
On June 16, 2016, students completing their first year of our Master’s Entry Program in Nursing (MEPN) of the UCSF School of Nursing participated in their 2016 Pinning Ceremony, held at Robertson Auditorium in the William J. Rutter Center at UCSF.…
Written by Hamza Abid, RN, MS(c), Oncology Adult/Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist Candidate My name is Hamza Abid, and I am a Palestinian refugee born in Baqa’a Refugee Camp, Jordan. An early-accomplished registered nurse, board certified in the…
The School of Nursing is proud to share that volunteer faculty member Kathryn Johnson, MSN, PMHCNS-BC, PMHNP-BC, from our Department of Community Health Systems, has been selected to receive this year’s Award for Excellence in Leadership from the…
On June 10, 2016 , graduates of the UCSF School of Nursing were celebrated in the 2016 Commencement, held at Davies Symphony Hall in the Civic Center of San Francisco. Distinguished guest President and Chief Executive Officer of the American…
On Friday, June 3, 2016, the UCSF School of Nursing held the inaugural White Coat Ceremony for the Master’s Entry Program in Nursing (MEPN) students. Led by Assistant Dean and MEPN Managing Director Kris Warner, the new MEPN students participated in…
On Monday, May 16, Assistant Professor at Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, Jennifer M. Stewart, PhD, RN , visited the UCSF School of Nursing and presented as a guest speaker. In her talk entitled “Community and Faith-based Intervention…
The UCSF School of Nursing lost a nursing leader last April with the passing of Sarah Gomez Erlach (’49). Her impact will be felt in communities for decades. A distinguished career in nursing and public health led to her developing and implementing…