April 2020 Milenko Martinovich
The coronavirus pandemic has caused one of the worst global health crises in history. Researchers at the UCSF School of Nursing are developing studies to learn more about the virus, especially its impact on vulnerable populations.
April 2020 Milenko Martinovich
The coronavirus pandemic has exposed health inequities in numerous populations. How do clinicians and patients navigate these unprecedented barriers?
"I dream of a future when a young, black girl who’s born in Bayview-Hunters Point has the same life expectancy, expectations for her health, and sense of possibility as a white girl who grows up in Nob Hill.”
January 2020 Silver Lumsdaine
UCSF School of Nursing sociologist Howard Pinderhughes is leading an initiative to make UCSF an "anchor institution." The designation could help UCSF further improve health equity for underserved members of our community.
November 2019 Milenko Martinovich
A team of UCSF nursing students take to the streets of San Francisco to provide nursing advice to those battling homelessness. The team's efforts have also had an impact at the School of Nursing, which is considering making "Street Nursing" an elective.
October 2019 Milenko Martinovich
The UCSF School of Nursing commissioned a mural to honor pioneers who paved the way for diversity and inclusion in nursing. More than 100 guests attended the mural's unveiling.
June 2019 Diana Austin
Shared medical appointments at school-based health centers demonstrate promise for addressing childhood obesity in underserved youth.
November 2018 Diana Austin
A unique clinic in Haiti that treats children with chronic disease is forging deeper connections with UCSF to expand capacity and improve pediatric health.
June 2018 Andrew Schwartz
Recent graduate Sonia Lai uses her art talents to deepen understanding of clinician burnout.
May 2018 Andrew Schwartz
In the months after the devastating North Coast fires, licensed providers from UCSF staffed a volunteer clinic to deliver ongoing crisis counseling for Sonoma residents. The effort could lead to a PMHNP faculty practice aimed at addressing the area’s growing mental health needs.
February 2018 Andrew Schwartz
Faculty and students from the School of Nursing have a long history of community partnerships aimed at addressing health inequities. UCSF’s $5 billion campaign will significantly boost the School’s ongoing efforts.