As transgender people age, they share many of the same needs as anyone else – plus others that require special attention from caregivers.
Recent Articles by
Christine Phelan Kueter
January 06, 2020
December 23, 2019
A nurse-led intervention for cancer survivors to gauge their psycho-social health and wellness weeks after their treatments have ended shows signs of success.
November 06, 2019
As an accomplished clinician, educator and administrator, White will continue to be a strong voice advancing health policy through this new position.
October 23, 2019
Nursing faculty member Emma Mitchell found that specially trained peers, armed with HPV self-collection kits, are effective in addressing disparities in detection and care in medically underserved areas.
October 09, 2019
A new UVA Nursing study found that a significant association exists between the presence of palliative care and nurses’ levels of “moral distress,” a driving factor in nursing burnout and professional attrition.
September 19, 2019
A study from a UVA nursing professor finds that, despite the billions spent to support such families, Medicaid waivers offer maddeningly well-intentioned, but poorly executed support.
September 05, 2019
Michelle Carroll said her nursing training prepared her to step in and provide CPR in an emergency at a local restaurant last week.
July 10, 2019
Crystal Chu, a graduate nursing student, will test a new decision aid to help breast cancer patients understand the risks inherent with preventative mastectomies.
May 22, 2019
After spending two years as a psychiatric mental health nurse at UVA Medical Center, triple-Hoo Dallas Ducar is heading to Boston’s Massachusetts General Hospital this July, joining as a nurse practitioner in its Transgender Health Program.
May 07, 2019
From an early age, Burris had a passion for social justice and a booming voice that got him noticed. The son of an immigrant and a Peace Corps volunteer, he’s embraced fighting for others while defining his own American story, and found in nursing a platform for change.