Recent Articles by

Christine Phelan Kueter

September 12, 2018
A nursing professor is investigating whether helping patients with mild cognitive decline could benefit from a better night’s sleep.
July 16, 2018
While many head home for the summer, a small but active group of nursing students remains in Charlottesville and will, throughout the summer, share their sun safety know-how with area residents.
May 14, 2018
Joanne and Bill Conway, whose previous gifts supported a fast-track-to-nursing degree program for individuals from outside the nursing profession, have given another $5 million to provide scholarship support to students across all of the Nursing School’s programs.
May 14, 2018
Before becoming a nurse, Blake Duffer worked on a farm in rural Virginia. Now he’s earning a degree from UVA’s Clinical Nurse Leader program and will take his expertise to a Richmond hospital’s intensive care unit.
May 09, 2018
Nursing student Rebecca Abdul fought for nearly four years to get her mother out of the war-torn Democratic Republic of Congo. With just days to spare, her mother was granted a visa and will be in Charlottesville May 20 to see her daughter graduate.
April 23, 2018
A UVA nurse inventor has created a vest to reduce accidents and the need for sedation among premature infants.
February 27, 2018
In Rwanda, a particularly virulent strain of strep bacteria, if left untreated, can lead to serious heart problems. A UVA nursing student is in the country helping to treat the patients who are worse off.
January 10, 2018
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.
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.