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.”
Recent Articles by
Christine Phelan Kueter
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.
April 27, 2017
Michelle Bonsu is heading for a job as a labor and delivery nurse in Fairfax. She is taking her favorite, stress-busting hobby with her: high-end baking.
April 10, 2017
Mavis Claytor, the first African-American student to enter and graduate from UVA’s School of Nursing, returned to the school last week to share her life’s story.
February 24, 2017
UVA associate nursing professor Randy Jones is using a $2.2 million grant to help men diagnosed with prostate cancer sort through their treatment options.