Charlottesville’s new fire chief, Andrew Baxter, brings to his new job a UVA nursing education and a commitment to compassionate care and service to the community – no matter the task.
Recent Articles by
Christine Phelan Kueter
December 09, 2015
November 16, 2015
Virginia mandates the HPV vaccine for girls, but only 27.9 percent completed the three-shot series in 2014.
November 03, 2015
Before they face human patients, nursing students build their skills in the Mary Morton Parsons Clinical Simulation Learning Center.
July 17, 2015
A nursing Ph.D. student is examining whether using red lights or low lights in hospital rooms might help promote healing among patients.
May 11, 2015
The stories of three Nursing School graduates reveal that, while all will be earning the same degree, their experiences, motivations and ultimate goals are wildly different.
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.