Education

January 2013 Kate Darby Rauch
UCSF and UCLA schools of nursing partner with community clinics to give newly minted NPs an extra year of training.
December 2012 Martha Ross
Their unique skills and perspectives can transform nursing, but men are still reluctant to join the profession. Dean David Vlahov and UCSF students join national efforts to boost men’s numbers.
October 2012 Kate Volkman
Anonymous donor provides a $1.5 million gift to create the country’s first diabetes minor at a school of nursing.
October 2012 Andrew Schwartz
UCSF School of Nursing seeks to help service members, veterans and their families through its participation in the "Joining Forces" campaign.
September 2012 Kate Darby Rauch
With help from a federal grant, the UCSF School of Nursing PrimeRISK program is teaching family nurse practitioner students how to better serve vulnerable populations that often remind students of themselves.
September 2012 Andrew Schwartz
The UCSF Academic Senate approves conversion of the Doctor of Nursing Science degree to a PhD in Nursing.
August 2012 Diana Austin
To address one of the major contributing factors leading to medical errors, an interprofessional UCSF team develops a web-based curriculum to improve communication among clinicians.
June 2012 Kate Volkman
In memory of his wife, Betty (UCSF School of Nursing, 1943), Herbert Gabriel matches a $250,000 gift from UCSF Chancellor Susan Desmond-Hellmann and her husband, Nicholas Hellmann, for student scholarships.
May 2012 Megan Smith
Four year campuswide initiative aims to inspire future leaders in the health sciences.
November 2011 Megan Smith
The family of a dedicated San Francisco nurse creates an endowment for UCSF students committed to community nursing.

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