The medical area of the western side of the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus is pictured in an aerial view during autumn.
Sue Hassmiller

Join us online for Recommendations for the Future of Nursing, a public talk by Dr. Susan Hassmiller May 12.

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Melanie Krause

Melanie Krause ’06, PhD’10 works in the Department of Veterans Affairs, a career focused on health care delivery, research, policy, and civil service.

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School of Nursing BSN student administers COVID vaccination
BSN student administers COVID vaccination

Badger Nurses Collaborating on Covid-19 Vaccine Education and Delivery is a faculty-led effort to vaccinate Wisconsin.

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The UW–Madison Difference

Supporting the Professional Development of Nurses

Nursing Professional Development offers learning opportunities that address issues relevant to your nursing practice and take advantage of the latest education research and technology.

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Improving the Experience of Aging

With a multi-pronged approach that includes cutting-edge research on long-term care systems and hospital practices, we aim to transform the possibilities for healthy and fulfilling living for older individuals.

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Using Technology to Improve Care Outside the Clinic

From an online tool to support school nurses to apps that assist individuals caring for older adults, our innovative products connect the expertise of the university with the community.

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We are committed to building a culture of health in Wisconsin and beyond. We look forward to continued partnerships in the community to maximize health outcomes and eliminate health disparities. It is our goal that Wisconsin residents are able to live healthier lives now and for generations to come.

Linda D. Scott, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FNAP, FAAN, Dean and Professor, UW–Madison School of Nursing