We are pleased to announce that one of our MEPN 2018–2019 students, Silvia Arabia, was recognized with a United Health Foundation Diverse Scholars Initiative award at the recent National Association of Hispanic Nurses (NAHN) annual meeting in…
The School of Nursing staff group, Stronger Together: Resources for Inclusion, Diversity and Excellence (STRIDE), successfully held the its second annual all-staff retreat on August 7, 2018. A diverse group of 47 staff participated in the half-day…
Congratulations to Sara Ackerman , PhD, who has been promoted to associate adjunct professor in the Department of Social & Behavioral Sciences !
Congratulations to two SON community members, student Lisa Schwartz and Academic Programs Evaluator Teresa Scherzer , PhD, recipients of Chancellor Awards for Diversity for 2018. Chancellor Awards for Diversity recognize the outstanding efforts of…
By Monica R. McLemore, PhD, MPH, RN According to the authors of The Woodhull Study Revisited , nurses and individuals with expertise in nursing are only cited between 2 percent and 4 percent of the time in media generated for the public. Few, if any,…
Barbara Koenig , PhD, director of the UCSF Bioethics Program, is the featured expert in a Fortune video on things consumers should know before taking a home genetics test. In the video, she cautions viewers to consider several factors, including…
Kimberly Jinnett , PhD, affiliate faculty member in the Institute for Health & Aging , was recently appointed to the editorial board of the Journal of Workplace Behavioral Health following her keynote presentation on worker health, well-being and…
Carrie Graham , PhD, associate professor in the Institute for Health & Aging , has been selected as a Health and Aging Policy Fellow for 2018–2019. The Health and Aging Policy Fellows Program is designed to build a cadre of geriatric and gerontology…
Assistant Professor Jason Flatt , PhD, MPH, of the Institute for Health & Aging , Assistant Professor Meredith Greene , MD, of the School of Medicine’s Division of Geriatrics , Assistant Professor of Social and Behavioral Sciences Leslie Dubbin , RN,…
The Department of Family Health Care Nursing is pleased to announce that Jyu-Lin Chen , RN, PhD, FAAN, has accepted an appointment as Vice Chair for Academic Personnel for the department. In this capacity Jyu-Lin will work with with Department Chair…