Recent Articles by

Christine Phelan Kueter

May 07, 2015
Though the daughter of health-care providers, Lindsay Scattergood-Keepper took a circuitous – and musical – route to nursing.
April 17, 2015
Writing “can be a powerful, creative and vulnerable exploration to better understand healing, grieving and the human experience,” one winner said.
March 18, 2015
A U.Va. team will compete with teams from six other Virginia schools to come up with a new app to make life easier for those caring for elderly loved ones.
February 03, 2015
The human papillomavirus causes cervical, rectal, penile and anal cancer, but there is a vaccine that is effective in preventing its spread. So why aren’t Virginia parents flocking to have their children protected?
January 20, 2015
Dean Dorrie K. Fontaine, the Sadie Heath Cabaniss Professor of Nursing and Associate Chief Nursing Officer for UVA Health System, is the recipient of the Health System’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Award for 2015.
December 04, 2014
With a grant from the Boston-based Lown Institute, third-year nursing student Jane Muir will implement a resilience program for nursing and medical students with the goal of enhancing compassion, clinical abilities and efficiency.
November 23, 2014
Ten clinicians stride into a hospital room and immediately begin to examine the scene.
November 03, 2014
“There are many health issues in the world that we all share, and by collaborating, we expand on our shared understanding – and solutions,” said nursing professor Elizabeth Friberg, who leads the Internet encounters.
November 03, 2014
In U.Va. Nursing’s first-ever White Coat Ceremony, 89 second-year students formally donned their white coats and pledged an oath in a ritual to mark the beginning of their clinical rotations and their official entry into the health care profession.
October 06, 2014
A School of Nursing study will evaluate the effectiveness of DOVE, a high-tech screening device that seeks to uncover the oft-hidden abuse of pregnant women.