September 2020 School of Nursing Communications and Office of Research
The School of Nursing’s commitment to health equity is demonstrated in 22 innovative projects its researchers are currently conducting.
September 2020 Milenko Martinovich
The obstacles that stand between our most vulnerable populations and effective health care are multi-layered and complex, but researchers at the UCSF School of Nursing are working to eradicate barriers to health equity.
July 2020 Milenko Martinovich
The UCSF School of Nursing is leveraging its research power, classroom expertise and collaborative partnerships to create practical, effective interventions to address Black maternal mortality. This far-reaching approach not only provides immediate answers, but offers a framework to reduce harmful outcomes in the future.
July 2020 Milenko Martinovich
Consistently ranked among the nation’s top nursing schools in National Institutes of Health funding, the UCSF School of Nursing is committed to enhancing its research strength and leverage its expertise to advance health and health equity (Photo credit: Elisabeth Fall).
June 2020 Milenko Martinovich
Adults age 65 and older visit emergency departments (EDs) more than any other age group except infants. Yet the ED’s physical environment and acute nature often conflict with the type of care this population requires, a disparity that has become more pronounced during the COVID-19 pandemic that has disproportionately affected older adults.
May 2020 Milenko Martinovich
The UCSF School of Nursing commemorated The Year of the Nurse and Midwife, National Nurses Week and the 200th anniversary of the birth of Florence Nightingale, the founder of modern nursing, with the special event, “What Would Florence Do?” on May 5.
March 2020 Milenko Martinovich
The project could give anyone considering undergoing controlled ovarian stimulation more information about the potential impact on their health and well being, and improve informed consent.
February 2020 Milenko Martinovich
Depression and chronic illness are intertwined and their effects can be challenging. Researchers at the UCSF School of Nursing are examining this critical issue that could help millions of Americans.
January 2020 Milenko Martinovich and Katherine Tam
With the start of a new year and a new decade comes the promise of innovative advancements in health and health care. Here, seven faculty at the UCSF School of Nursing lay out their visions for what they are looking forward to in the 2020s — and the steps needed to advance human health and health care in our communities and beyond.
December 2019 Milenko Martinovich
UCSF nursing researchers are engaged in innovative studies and classroom training in search of answers to the nation's substance use epidemic.