Dr. Susan Zahner and Dr. Barb Pinekenstein | Grant Award

Dr. Susan Zahner, DrPH, RN, FAAN, and Dr. Barb Pinekenstein, DNP, RN-BC, FAAN, were awarded a grant from the Wisconsin Partnership Program to support School of Nursing efforts in COVID-19 vaccination and education. The Badger Nurses Collaborating on COVID-19 Vaccine Education and Delivery (BN-CoVED) project is funded from January 2021 through June 30, 2021. The project aims are to prepare School of Nursing students and faculty to safely provide COVID-19 vaccinations and education, develop systems and oversight of vaccination and education programs, and staff vaccination clinics and community educational programs in collaboration with UW-Madison, local health departments and other community partners. Congratulations to Dr. Zahner and Dr. Pinekenstein!