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OEHN doctoral student Brianna Singleton, RN, has been awarded the United Parcel Service Foundation Academic Studies Scholarship from the American Association of Occupational Health Nurses Foundation (AAOHN). Congratulations Brianna!
Katerina (Kate) Melino, RN, MS, PMHNP-BC, is thrilled to be joining the Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) program faculty as an assistant clinical professor. She will also take on the role of UCSF program director of the Veteran…
UCSF midwifery program alumna Maria Openshaw, RN, CNM, gave an interview to the Nursing Clio blog about her work with the School’s GAIN Initiative in Malawi. In the post, "A Midwife for Every Woman: Maternal Healthcare in Malawi," Maria explains her…
Kimberly Baltzell, RN, PhD, FAAN and Sally Rankin, RN, PhD, FNP, FAAN were co-authors – along with Sharon Rose , MPH, program manager for the Center for Global Health and monitoring and evaluation officer for the Global Health Nursing Fellowship and…
Professors Emerita Ellen Scarr , APRN-BC, FNP, WHNP, PhD, and Sally Rankin , RN, PhD, FNP, FAAN, and Associate Professor of Family Health Care Nursing and Director of the School’s Center for Global Health Kimberly Baltzell , RN, PhD, FAAN, co…
Annette L. Gardner , PhD, MPH, assistant professor in the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences and affiliated faculty at the Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies , and the institute’s director, Claire D. Brindis , DrPH, PRL-IHPS,…
The American Nurses Association (ANA) Board of Directors has appointed Assistant Professor of Family Health Care Nursing Mijung Park , PhD , MPH, RN , to the Minority Fellowship Program (MFP) National Advisory Committee. The goal of the MFP is to…
In a January article in KQED Science , bioethicist Barbara Koenig , PhD, professor in the Institute for Health & Aging , discussed the problem of “overhyping” stem cell research’s promise for immediate cures and the need to invest wisely in…
The Institute for Health & Aging (IHA) is an organized research unit – a UC Regents-approved designation indicating a group of people who come together to do research on a specific topic. Established in 1985, IHA researchers look broadly at policies…
I was so pleased to see this position open up because, given my varied experience and skills, I felt I really had something to contribute. I also miss working directly with faculty in a school environment. I’ve worked with the School of Nursing…