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 The UCSF School of Nursing welcomed nearly 180 master’s, 60 MEPN, and 8 PhD students earlier this week. Dean David Vlahov, PhD, RN, FAAN , began with a welcome, and three faculty gave overview presentations— Clinical Experts by Rosalie Bravo, RN,…
September 7 through 13 was Suicide Prevention Week, with September 10 marking World Suicide Prevention Day. This year’s theme of “Preventing Suicide: Reaching Out and Saving Lives” focused on raising awareness that suicide is a major, preventable…
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) awarded $1.4 million dollars to the School of Nursing’s Community Health Systems (CHS) to develop and implement substance abuse and mental health treatment in partnership with…
In June, thousands of nurses and nursing students – including faculty and alumni from UC San Francisco School of Nursing – gathered in Seoul, Korea, for the International Council of Nurses (ICN) conference and Council of National Nursing Association…
Marylin J. Dodd, PhD, RN, FAAN, emeritus professor in the Department of Physiological Nursing, has been designated a Living Legend by the American Academy of Nursing—the Academy’s highest honor. The Academy initiated the Living Legends honor in 1994.…
The University of California, in accordance with applicable Federal and State law and University policy, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, pregnancy, 1 physical or mental disability,…

 
 2015 Commencement 
 
 The UCSF School of Nursing Commencement (graduation ceremony) will be held at Davies Symphony Hall on 11:00 a.m. Friday morning, May 29, 2015. Davies Hall is located at 201 Van Ness Avenue (at Grove) in the Civic Center of…
Also available, San Francisco Chronicle News Story by Erin Allday , May 6, 2015. 
 
 By Jeff Sheehy on May 06, 2015. 
 
 Recognizing that patients’ experiences of childhood and adult trauma are common and have a direct impact on their health, UCSF…
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR WONDERFUL FACULTY! 
 
 2014-15 Excellence in Teaching Awards 
 
 Overall Teaching Award – Erica Monasterio 
 Curricular Innovation – Roxanne Garbez 
 Research Mentoring – Roberta Rehm 
 Clinical Mentoring – Laura Kee 
 
 The…
Sally Heller Rankin , RN, PhD, FNP, FAAN, has been named to deliver the The 35th Helen Nahm Research Lecture at 10:00 a.m. on May 28, 2015. 
 
 Her topic is announced as "The Heart of the Matter: From Families and Heart Disease to the Warm Heart of…