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Faculty, alumni, and preceptors from the UC San Francisco (UCSF) Nurse-Midwifery/Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner program shared presentations, showed leadership, and received honors at the 63 rd Annual Meeting of the American College of Nurse…
At the end of June, three key faculty from the Department of Community Health Systems retire— Carmen Portillo, RN, PhD, FAAN ; Barbara Burgel, RN, ANP, PhD ; and JoAnne Saxe, DNP, RN, ANP-BC, FAAN . To read specific tributes, select from the…
On June 16, 2017, the UC San Francisco (UCSF) School of Nursing held two significant ceremonies for our Master’s Entry Program in Nursing (MEPN) students. For entering MEPN students, the White Coat Ceremony took place in the morning, and for MEPN…
The School of Nursing hosted the first Advanced Practice Nursing Career Panel and Fair on Wednesday, May 31, as part of Epilogue (N200.01)—a summative learning experience for the master’s program that fosters students' professional role with focus on…
On Wednesday, May 24, Chief Medical Officer for Northern Ireland Dr. Michael McBride launched a new website to support parents bringing a premature baby home from a neonatal intensive care unit. The website was developed through a research grant from…
On Wednesday, May 31, the UCSF School of Nursing came together to honor and celebrate our preceptors. Each year, students nominate their clinical preceptors for the Helen Martin Award for Excellence in Clinical Precepting. The award is in honor and…
A fond farewell to March Hajre as she sets out to enjoy a new chapter in life. March’s contract with the School of Nursing is ending and March is moving on to greener pastures. Those “pastures” are in Greensboro, North Carolina, where March will be…
The School of Nursing is proud to share that Stella Aguinaga Bialous, RN, DrP, FAAN , and Dean UCLA School of Nursing Linda Sarna (PhD ’89), RN, FAAN have been named Raise the Voice Edge Runner s by the American Academy of Nursing . World No Tobacco…
On May 26, 2017 , graduates of the UC San Francisco School of Nursing were celebrated in the 2017 Commencement, held at Davies Symphony Hall in the Civic Center of San Francisco. Distinguished guest, President UCSF Medical Center, Sheila Antrum…
UC San Francisco’s School of Nursing Professor Kathleen Puntillo, RN, PhD, FAAN , will be honored with the 2017 American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) Pioneering Spirit Award on May 22. This award recognizes significant contributions…