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Dr. Carol Dawson-Rose will become the official Chair of the Department of Community Health Systems (CHS) in the School of Nursing. As most of you know, Carol has been Interim Chair of CHS during this last year. The search committee and those who provided input to the search process indicated their strong support for her continuation in the role of Chair.
The School is recruiting for faculty to teach medical-surgical-geriatric nursing curriculum, and to be content expert in this academic year.The faculty members are to be appointed in the Assistant/Associate Health Sciences Clinical Professor series, and join the Department of Physiological Nursing as colleagues in all academic roles expected of that series.
Catherine Waters, PdD, will serve as our Interim Associate Dean for Academic Affairs (ADAA) during the coming year. Waters is a Professor in the Department of Community Health Systems as well as the Sally Bates Endowed Chair in Community Nursing and Health Disparities
Doranne Donesky was lead author on an article published in The Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine (Donesky, DorAnne; Selman, Lucy; McDermott, Kelly; Citron, Tracie; and Howie-Esquivel, Jill), in June 2017, online, ahead of print. The…
UC San Francisco (UCSF)’s primary care practice-based research network—the San Francisco Bay Area Collaborative Research Network (SFBayCRN) welcomed two, new faculty from the School of Nursing to their Steering Committee. Professor and Interim Chair…
The International Network for Doctoral Education in Nursing (INDEN)’s Global Leader in Doctoral Education Award recognizes an individual for their outstanding leadership, mentorship, and excellence in doctoral education in nursing and research. In…
UCSF School of Nursing Faculty, Drs. Ifeyinwa Asiodu and Melinda Bender were recently selected to take part in the UCSF Research in Implementation Science for Equity (RISE) Program , one of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute’s Programs to…
We are sorry to report that Grace Obata Amemiya passed away on July 23, 2017, after a brief illness. This article , written at the time of her 2009 honorary degree, reminds us of her exceptional character, and the contributions she made to nursing…
The Office of University Development and Alumni Relations (UDAR) is pleased to announce two new staff appointments. Assistant Director of Development Putman Maggie Putman will be continuing to advance the Schools Team as assistant director of…
The School of Nursing is pleased to announce that Audrey Lyndon, RN, PhD, FAAN , will become Chair of the Department of Family Health Care Nursing (FHCN) as of August 1, 2017. After receiving her bachelor’s degree in Biology and Women's Studies,…