Bucky Badger visits Signe Skott Cooper Hall

Access to campus buildings is restricted starting March 23. Thank you to the staff & the healthcare community who continue to work on campus. Stay safe!

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University of Wisconsin Madison School of Nursing
ForwardNursing Spring 2020

Badger nurses help build healthy rural communities!

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School of Nursing Graduation Awards recipients

SoN accepts nominations of graduating seniors for alumni pins through April 10! UW–Madison will celebrate all Class of 2020 graduates with a video May 8.

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Wisconsin counties with Badger Nurses

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.

Lunch and learn event on gun violence

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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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