Leadership in Action: UCSF School of Nursing

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

Sandy Staveski Honored for Excellence in Cardiovascular Nursing

Sandy Staveski, assistant professor in Family Health Care Nursing, is the recipient of the 2020 Patricia Hickey Award for Excellence in Cardiovascular Nursing, honoring her contributions to nursing and the field of pediatric cardiovascular health care.

The award is the highest honor for nurses in the Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Society (PCICS), and recognizes a nurse who has made exceptional contributions in pediatric cardiac nursing through excellence in patient care, research or leadership and who has furthered the mission and vision of the PCICS. As an award winner, Staveski will deliver a presentation at the PCICS 2020 International Meeting this December.

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.