Colleagues describe Emily Drake as “personally invested in her students,” a “creative and gifted educator” and someone who “challenges, mentors, and, through her teaching coaching and advising, ensures they become the best nurses they hope to be.”
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Christine Phelan Kueter
May 21, 2013
May 15, 2013
More than three decades after earning an engineering degree from U.Va. and launching a successful career as a systems engineer, Catharine Carty has decided it’s time to give back. “Mental health, geriatrics, labor and delivery – I’m all in,” said the soon-to-be nurse.
May 12, 2013
A cancer patient grateful for the kindness of a nursing student will attend her graduation pinning ceremony. U.Va.’s Olivia Calzada is “part of our family,” Nelson County resident Russell Owings said.
April 17, 2013
The schools’ leaders agree that bridging gaps between health care professions is the key to effective 21st-century medicine.
April 12, 2013
Nurses are often at the forefront in rural health care around the globe, and a new center at U.Va.’s School of Nursing is preparing students to lead the way.
March 21, 2013
$5 Million Gift to Double Nursing Master’s Program Enrollment, Provide Critical Support for Graduate Students, Faculty
A $5 million gift from Washington-area financier Bill Conway and his wife, Joanne, will provide funding for students in the School of Nursing’s graduate Clinical Nurse Leader program, as well as support for more faculty.
November 16, 2012
Stories of grief and triumph and reflection on what it means to be a nurse is subject of student-produced book, “This Journal Belongs to a Nursing Student.”
October 31, 2012
In Person or By Phone? U.Va. Study To Assess Impact of ‘Resource Mothers’ on Virginia’s Pregnant Teens
A new Nursing School study aims to assess impact of home visits compared to phone contacts to provide pre-natal and post-natal care to pregnant teens.
October 23, 2012
On Nov. 7, New York Times columnist and author Theresa Brown will discuss the progress nurses and doctors are making in collaborating to provide patient care.
October 11, 2012
U.Va. Health System clinicians shared the stage Thursday with the Dalai Lama for a discussion of “Compassion in 21st Century Medicine.”