January 18, 2018
The UW School of Nursing is proud to announce that the Mary Mahoney Professional Nurses Organization has received the annual UW Health Sciences Martin Luther King Jr. Service Award.
January 11, 2018
Studies show that women who are overweight or obese can reduce their breast cancer risk through weight loss.
December 22, 2017
“I have been exposed to all different facets of nursing. Coming in to this program, I had no idea what wide variety of opportunities were available for professional nurses. The possibilities seem limitless,” Lazare said.
Awards, accolades and news mentions from faculty, staff and students at the School of Nursing
“I trust that I will leave here with the connections, tools, and knowledge necessary to be a transformational nurse leader,” Hermer said.
December 7, 2017
Eight Chief Nursing Officers and administrators have been appointed as Honorary Assistant Deans of Clinical Practice in recognition of their particularly significant role in the School of Nursing and our community.
December 5, 2017
Neither ZIP code, nor family income will constrain young people from pursuing lives of promise and possibility thanks to the county’s new voter-supported Best Starts for Kids program and an innovative partnership between the UW School of Nursing and Public Health – Seattle & King County.
November 14, 2017
UW leads 18 institutions in announcing intentions to adopt population health focus in nursing curricula.
November 13, 2017
CHSIE and UW Medicine developed an academic-practice partnership focused on improving patient safety and care by enhancing team communications and functioning. They received the 2017 NEXUS Award for the work.
November 9, 2017
Josh Snavely is among a growing number of UW nursing students that are also veterans. Currently, about 37 students – or five percent – enrolled at the Seattle campus identify as veterans.
Dr. Sarah Gimbel was voted the winning presenter of Nursing Shark Tank and received $10,000 in funding for her project, Bringing Global Lessons Home: Gardens, Pathways and the Microbiome.
October 27, 2017
The UW School of Nursing is proud to announce its 2017 Clinical Preceptors of the Year, representing preceptors and mentors from a variety of advanced practice tracks at the school.
October 18, 2017
The University of Washington School of Nursing received the 2017 Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the oldest and largest diversity-focused publication in higher education.
September 20, 2017
Faculty emerita Doris Carnevali is sharing her thoughts on aging, both as nurse and elder, in her new blog.
August 21, 2017
The UW School of Nursing is pleased to announce that Butch de Castro, PhD, MSN/MPH, RN, FAAN, has been selected as our school’s Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI). Dr. de Castro’s appointment will be effective Sept. 16, 2017.
August 3, 2017
The UW School of Nursing is pleased to announce that Dr. Anne Hirsch has been selected as our school’s next Associate Dean for Academic Affairs. Dr. Hirsch’s appointment will be effective Aug. 16, 2017.
July 26, 2017
Awards and achievements from UWSON faculty, staff and students in July
July 25, 2017
New HRSA Grant seeks to improve primary care training in rural and underserved areas
July 18, 2017
Join us for Northwest’s premiere conference on aging and caregiving Sept. 14 – 15, at the Lynnwood Convention Center.
July 3, 2017
Dean emerita retires, named Living Legend The UW School of Nursing is proud to announce that Dean Emerita Nancy Fugate Woods, Ph.D., R.N., F.A.A.N, will be inducted as a Living Legend of the American Academy of Nursing at the Academy’s Transforming Health, Driving Policy Conference this fall in Washington, D.C. Read the AAN announcement Her legacy…
Kathleen Shannon Dorcy, an alumna and longtime lecturer at the UW Tacoma Nursing & Healthcare Leadership Program, was selected as a member of the 2017 class of Academy fellows.
June 23, 2017
Awards and accolades from June 2017
KING-5 covers smart homes technology for healthy aging
June 6, 2017
The University of Washington 2017 Distinguished Teaching Award winners are featured in the June edition of Columns Magazine.
May 25, 2017
Awards and accolades from faculty, staff and students at the School of Nursing
May 19, 2017
Congratulations to faculty members and students for their outstanding achievements! Awardees will be recognized at the UW School of Nursing Convocation.
May 4, 2017
At the University of Washington School of Nursing, Professor George Demiris is harnessing the power of everyday items to turn houses into smart homes — and allowing older adults to live independently, thanks to modern technology.
April 27, 2017
Dr. Mary Lou de Leon Siantz will present Diversity and Inclusion: Leading Strategic Transformation of 21st Century Nursing on May 24.
April 25, 2017
April awards, accolades and news from the faculty, staff and students at the UW School of Nursing
April 14, 2017
Dean Emerita Nancy Woods honored as a 2017 Woman of Courage by the UW Women’s Center
April 5, 2017
The UW School of Nursing is proud to announce that two nursing students, Erica Soelling, DNP ’18, and Jessica Medrala, BSN ’17, were chosen for the 2017 Husky 100.
March 23, 2017
Awards and Accolades, March 2017
March 13, 2017
The University of Washington School of Nursing ranked highly in U.S. News & World Report’s 2018 Best Graduate Schools, which evaluated Doctor of Nursing Practice and Master’s programs nationally.
February 2, 2017
Executive Associate Dean Pamela Mitchell has been named one of just 15 ambassadors by the Friends of the National Institute of Nursing Research.
January 31, 2017
Join us in congratulating faculty newly appointed to professorships!
January 25, 2017
January awards, accolades and updates by faculty and students.
January 9, 2017
The UW School of Nursing is currently recruiting for our next Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and our permanent Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.
December 21, 2016
Join us on Jan. 20 for a day of dialogue with community leaders and social justice advocates. The event is presented by the UW School of Nursing, the UW School of Medicine Center for Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (CEDI) and the UW School of Public Health.
December 13, 2016
Pam Mitchell co-authors statement released December 2016.
December 5, 2016
The UW School of Nursing is pleased to announce awards, accolades and updates by faculty and students.
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