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In recognition of the continuous support and outreach to the Hispanic nursing community, the National Association of Hispanic Nurses (NAHN), Los Angeles Chapter recognized the UCSF School of Nursing at the 22 nd Annual NAHN Los Angeles Professional…
The New York Times published an opinion page by Alice Wong (MS ‘04) on May 3 titled “ My Medicaid, My Life .” Alice Wong came to UCSF in 1997 as a graduate student in the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences. After receiving her MS in medical…
Congratulations to our excellent faculty receiving this year’s UCSF School of Nursing Excellence in Teaching Awards: Clinical Mentoring — Rebekah Kaplan Creating a Supportive Learning Environment — Kim Dau Educational or Curricular Innovation — Susan…
The Western Institute of Nursing’s 50 th Annual Communicating Nursing Research Conference was held April 19 through 22 in Denver. Joining several UCSF School of Nursing faculty researchers, clinicians, educators, were a few of our stellar students:…
The University of Washington School of Nursing has awarded Professor of Physiological Nursing Margaret (Meg) Wallhagen , RN, PhD, FAAN, with this year's Distinguished Researcher Award . This award recognizes an individual whose research, professional…
On April 7 and 8, the School welcomed over twenty students as part of Inside UCSF —an annual outreach program geared towards students at two- to four-year degree schools who are interested in pursuing careers in health and science. For those students…
The School of Nursing Alumni Association (NAA) is pleased to announce the selection of Patricia L. McFarland RN (’84), MS (’85), FAAN, as the 2017 recipient of the Jane Norbeck Distinguished Alumni Award. McFarland was presented with this special…
GeriatricNursing.org ranks the Dean's Blog of the Science of Caring as one of the top sources of nursing education. A leading online resource for providing information on nursing schools and programs that offer geriatric nursing education,…
The National Institute of Nursing Research ( NINR ) has selected the UC San Francisco School of Nursing to receive a five-year award providing Biobehavioral Research Training in Symptom Science. This funding will support the training of five…
Following a successful presentation to the commission of the Song-Brown CA Health Workforce of the School’s Certified Nurse-Midwife/Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner (CNM/WHNP) program and "RN Special Programs" application, the proposal received full…