Leadership in Action: UCSF School of Nursing

Leadership in Action: Alumni, Faculty, Staff and Student Milestones

Ifeyinwa Asiodu Honored With DuBois Researcher Award, Named K-12 Scholar

Ifeyinwa Asiodu, assistant professor in Family Health Care Nursing, has received the 2020 W.E.B. DuBois Researcher Award, which is given to a "tremendous community researcher whose work in the Academy, behind the Ivory Tower, has amplified the voices of our communities."

The award was presented July 2 by Reaching Our Sisters Everywhere (ROSE), which addresses breastfeeding disparities for communities of color, during its 2020 virtual conference. Asiodu was also a featured speaker at the conference, presenting on decolonizing breastfeeding research.

LGBTQ+ Populations Experience Newfound Anxiety and Depression in COVID-19 Pandemic
More than 2,300 LGBTQ+ participants were surveyed to learn how this population is dealing with the pandemic.
UCSF Health Care Workers to Serve in New York City

Twenty-four UC San Francisco health care workers are on voluntary assignment in New York City providing urgently needed health care support for patients in the NewYork-Presbyterian (NYP) hospital system.