ONOS – the Obstetric and Neonatal Outcomes Study cohort, a repository of serum, umbilical cord blood, stool and placental tissue samples from local pregnant women – will provide an invaluable jumping-off point for researchers.
Recent Articles by
Christine Phelan Kueter
January 10, 2018
November 03, 2017
After every surgery, a team of technicians painstakingly scrubs every surface of the operating room before the next patient is wheeled in. Making that process more efficient is making a huge difference in the UVA Medical Center.
October 16, 2017
A pilot program in the School of Nursing aims to help obese women stay healthy during pregnancy.
September 28, 2017
Interest in nursing professor Rick Mayes’ course has soared, drawing graduate students from across Grounds because they “have begun to realize that health care is a part of everything; it’s not a separate silo, doesn’t exist in a vacuum by itself.”
September 07, 2017
Ashley Apple entered nursing seeking to serve her community. Now she’s pursuing a bachelor’s degree, the first step in her quest to instill her passion in future nurses. Her journey recently took her to Houston.
August 30, 2017
When an illness laid Ricardo low, a nurse’s kindness made a big difference – and inspired Ricardo and his brother, Rafael.
June 29, 2017
The grant from the Board of Visitors’ Strategic Investment Fund will make cutting-edge research a more prominent part of the education of nursing master’s students.
June 12, 2017
Cathy Campbell has seen palliative care find its place in American medicine. Now she’s seeking to bring it to some of the world’s poorest, most rural regions, thanks to a Fulbright Scholarship.
June 05, 2017
In this era of team-based care, UVA nursing and medical students are learning, side-by-side, about one another’s roles, strengths and responsibilities. The result? Better collaborators, and a safer, more holistic approach to patient care.
May 09, 2017
Erika Fernandez overcame financial hardship to transfer into the School of Nursing. Once there, she made her impact felt throughout the community.