News Articles

April 9, 2021

Perinatal patients, nurses explain how hospital pandemic policies failed them

Molly Altman is lead author of the study and assistant professor in the UW School of Nursing.


April 7, 2021

Health Affairs Blog post

Professor Betty Bekemeier reflects on the gaps in information about the public health delivery system in a recent Health Affairs Blog.


April 6, 2021

Magnuson Scholar 2021 – Tao Zheng

“I am committed to generate ideas, strategies, and new knowledge on how to optimize patient outcomes.”


March 31, 2021

Student Spotlight – Daniela Leon

“I chose nursing because I like the critical thinking it takes, the impact I can make on patients, and helping others. “


March 30, 2021

UW Ranked #1 Among Public Nursing Schools

The UW School of Nursing has been named a leading educator of nurses among public colleges/universities offering graduate programs by US News & World Report.


March 15, 2021

Doctor of Nursing Practice Graduates Class of 2021

Congratulations to our Doctor of Nursing Practice graduates who completed their final projects.


March 3, 2021

Student Spotlight – Neal Cragg

“Nursing is a profession of strong ethics, fierce advocacy, emotional depth and powerful patient stories.”


February 26, 2021

BSN students prepare meals for homeless teens

“Teen Feed is a great opportunity to serve the community and help teens get a warm meal.”


February 23, 2021

Effective treatment for insomnia delivered in a few short phone calls

Research Professor Susan McCurry is lead author. “Our study has shown that this treatment can be delivered over the phone and its effects are sustainable for up to a year.”


February 18, 2021

Triple Husky Nurse receives award

Put your Dubs up! Silhouette of hand making the W shape.

Congratulations to Dr. Gayle Robinson on receiving Community Health Excellence Award by the NW Asian Weekly Foundation.


February 15, 2021

Tent City 3

Three ABSN students share their experiences volunteering at Tent City 3.


February 10, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine Symposium

A virtual symposium at which leading experts will share their in-depth knowledge of the logistical, medical, and other details of the COVID-19 vaccination program.


February 5, 2021

Center for Antiracism in Nursing

We are establishing the Center for Antiracism in Nursing.


January 22, 2021

Student Spotlight – Anny Qiu

“My parents used to always tell me that health is one of the most valuable things you can have, so to be able to be someone who can help people achieve and maintain that value is a dream come true!”


January 15, 2021

Doctor of Nursing Practice student selected in Student Scholars Fellowship Program

Malia Wood-Rodriguez was selected as one of recipients of the Latino Center for Health 2nd Annual Student Scholars Fellowship Program.


Our support for Dr. Ben Danielson, continued commitment to racial justice and health equity

The deans of the six UW health sciences schools have released a letter of support for Dr. Ben Danielson.


January 14, 2021

2021 UW Health Sciences Martin Luther King, Jr. Service Award

We’re proud to announce the 2021 UW Health Sciences Martin Luther King, Jr. Service Award.


Welcome Allison Webel, Associate Dean of Research

Dr. Allison Webel will join the School of Nursing on April 1


December 30, 2020

Nursing Students Help Vaccinate Healthcare Workers

“Being part of the vaccine rollout has been incredible!”


December 23, 2020

UW School of Nursing student selected as first Queen of Silvia Nursing Award recipient in US

Read more about ABSN student Brooke Tamble who was selected as the first recipient.


December 9, 2020

Policies around pregnancy, birth during pandemic failing both patients and nurses

Assistant Professor Molly Altman’s scientific research focuses on respectful and equitable care during pregnancy and childbirth.


November 6, 2020

Celebrating our First Generation Students

We’re proud to feature some of our first generation students


November 2, 2020

Researcher’s Team Awarded Prestigious Innovation Grant

Dr. Oleg Zaslavsky’s research looking at how to improve the health of caregivers for patients with dementia was awarded a UW Innovation Grant


Connections Magazine

Our latest Connections magazine featuring campaign stories, the new health sciences building and others.


October 30, 2020

Congratulations to AAN Living Legend and Fellows

Celebrating this year’s Husky Nurse AAN Living Legend and Fellows.


Recognizing our 2019-2020 Clinical Preceptors

Each year we celebrate our outstanding clinical preceptors.


October 20, 2020

Filipino and Filipino American Nurses in the United States

Filipinos nurses have a long history in the United States and play a vital role in our healthcare system.


September 30, 2020

Meet our new faculty

We’re excited to have new Husky Nurse faculty – learn more about them.


September 28, 2020

2020 King County Nurses Association Scholarship Recipients

Congratulations to our #HuskyNurses


September 10, 2020

COVID-19 population health equity research grants

School of Nursing Postdoctoral fellow Dr. Tamsin Lee, DAOM, AEMP is on a research team to explore the use of online peer-support for Black and Asian American adults.


September 1, 2020

UW nursing students, alumni to compete for prestigious dementia care scholarship

The UW School of Nursing has been selected as the first academic partner in the United States to bestow the Queen Silvia Nursing Award (QSNA) for dementia care.


August 19, 2020

Return to the Sim Center

How is the UW School of Nursing safely re-opening the Simulation Center for faculty and students this upcoming year?


August 12, 2020

Meet PhD student Andrea Cabrera

Andrea, is a PhD student and is one of the inaugural students for Latino Center for Health inaugural Student Scholars Fellowship Program.


Racism is a Public Health Crisis

Listen to Paw’d Defiance podcast with HuskyNurse professors Wendy Barrington and UW Tacoma professor Sharon Laing.


August 3, 2020

Liz Bridges, President of American Association of Critical Care Nurses

Watch the video of Husky Nurse faculty Liz Bridges unveiling the this year’s theme for the American Association of Critical Care Nurses


Husky Nurse alumna named to Nurse-Family Partnership Board of Directors

Bobbie Berkowitz, BSN ’72, MN ’81 has been appointed to the Nurse-Family Partnership Board


July 23, 2020

Congratulations to Western Institute of Nursing Award Recipients

We’re proud of our outstanding Husky Nurses who received WIN awards.


July 21, 2020

Nurse Symposium 2020

More than 30 high school students attended our Nursing Symposium.


July 13, 2020

Husky Nurses featured in WCN newsletter

Read more about Husky Nurses Rikki Peck and Judy Lazarus.


July 7, 2020

Dr. Rebecca O’Connor Selected as UC Davis Health Fellow Nurse Leader

Congratulations to Dr. Rebecca O’Connor who was selected as a 11 UC Davis Health Betty Irene Moore Fellow Nurse Leader


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