In mid-May, seven nursing students in northwestern Wisconsin as part of the rural health care immersion program helped in recovery efforts after Rusk and Barron counties were struck by a tornado.
Month: May 2017
International Expert on Media Portrayal of Nurses—Video Available!
On May 10, School of Nursing alumna Dr. MarySue Heilemann gave a lecture on her work to make nurse characters more realistic and offered a colloquium on her research about using storytelling to treat depression.
From Question to Career
Madison, Wisconsin–May 2017–When Natasha Crooks ’13, PhD ’17, came to UW–Madison as an undergrad in 2008, she never imagined she would still be here nine years late. But Crooks is finally ready to pack her …
First Pediatric Nurse Scholar Hired
May 15, 2017 — The University of Wisconsin–Madison School of Nursing and the American Family Children’s Hospital are pleased to welcome Anne Ersig, PhD, RN, as the organizations’ first jointly appointed pediatric nurse scholar. In …
New Center Aims to Bolster Interprofessional Health Education
The Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education has launched, founded by the schools of Medicine and Public Health, Nursing, Pharmacy and Veterinary Medicine. Health professions leaders and learners have long discussed the importance of teaching these fields in an interdisciplinary way.
Accelerated BSN Program in the News
Beginning in the fall the UW School of Nursing will begin accepting applications for a new program that will help graduate students faster.