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On Monday, May 23, the UCSF School of Nursing, Department of Community Health Systems (CHS), hosted a delegation from Japan. Specifically, key members from St. Luke International University College of Nursing in Tokyo, Japan. Guests included:…
Each month we profile members from our School of Nursing community. In May, we feature Yana Peterson. Staff — Yana Peterson Area of focus: Faculty Support, Purchasing, and HR for the Institute for Health & Aging / Department of Social & Behavioral…
Join us! The Helen Nahm Research Lecture Award takes place on Thursday, May 26, from 10 - 11 AM in N217. Read more regarding Sharon Kaufman, PhD , our distinguished lecturer. Following her lecture, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) Honor Society…
On Wednesday, May 18, the UCSF School of Nursing came together to honor and celebrate our volunteer faculty. Each year, students nominate their clinical preceptors for the Helen Martin Award for Excellence in Clinical Precepting. The award is in…
Written by Professor and Community Health Systems Department Chair Carmen Portillo and School of Medicine Professor Michael Reyes Helen Miramontes, Clinical Professor Emerita, passed away earlier this month. Helen was many things to the School of…
Department of Physiological Nursing Assistant Professor Heather Leutwyler, RN, PhD, FNP-BC, CNS , was chosen this past summer to be a member of the UC Criminal Justice and Health Consortium (Consortium). Heather also was selected as a faculty leader…
Written by IHA Professor and Director Wendy Max, Professor and UCSF Bioethics Director Barbara Koenig, and UCSF Bioethics Program Manager Lindsay Forbes The Institute for Health & Aging held its fourth biannual symposium on May 10 to discuss the…
The School of Nursing’s Debra Phillips has been selected for the 2016-17 Clinical & Translational Research Fellowship (CTRFP). Debra is a first-year student in the Occupational & Environmental Health Nursing (OEHN) PhD Program. With her work…
David Vlahov, PhD, RN, FAAN , dean of the UCSF School of Nursing, has been on the Board of Directors for the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) for the past three years. Early in his term and along with the other AACN Board Members,…
Congratulations to Our Wonderful Faculty! Overall Teaching Excellence Award – Angel Chen, RN, MSN, PNP Clinical Mentoring – Jennifer Serafin, RN, MS, GNP Creating a Supportive Learning Environment – Barbara Burgel, RN, PhD, FAAN Educational or…