Research

August 2012 Andrew Schwartz
UCSF nurse scientists test whether bringing patients into the virtual world of electronic games can lead to better outcomes and quality of life for people with Parkinson’s disease and lung cancer.
July 2012 Andrew Schwartz
UCSF nurse scientists Yoshimi Fukuoka and Christine Kennedy are devising and validating mobile health (mHealth) interventions that use smartphone apps to foster physical activity in at-risk patients.
May 2011 Diana Austin
Associate chief nurse researcher at UCSF Medical Center forges links between front line nurses and nurse scientists that lead to improved care.
May 2011 Andrew Schwartz
Janice Humprheys and an interdisciplinary group of UCSF colleagues have uncovered striking, new information about the long-term health and aging effects of intimate partner violence (IPV).
May 2011 Diana Austin
Studying the respiratory ailments striking children in Oakland and Guatemala helps UCSF’s Lisa Thompson identify and fight a global killer.
November 2010 Diana Austin
Bequest will support faculty research, with a preference for researchers in symptom management.
May 2010 Diana Austin
How do nurse scientists work collaboratively with communities to improve health and well-being?
May 2010 Andrew Schwartz
Institute for Health & Aging co-director Patrick Fox asks why we’re so afraid of memory loss.

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