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Christine Phelan Kueter
February 03, 2015
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.
October 01, 2014
The Virginia Nurses Association cited Linda F.C. Bullock for her research and Karen Rose for her teaching,
September 03, 2014
Teaching advanced practice nursing and medical students to work together should increase their ability to offer seamless, safe, high-quality care to patients with multiple chronic conditions.
July 22, 2014
A pilot program at the U.Va. Medical Center keeps parents in touch with their babies, and their babies’ caregivers, when they can’t be at the bedside.