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Jan. 20, 2015 Heather Young speaks at Davis Senior Center on health-care changes
Davis Enterprise
UC Davis Associate Vice Chancellor and Dean of the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing Heather Young discusses the changing health-care environment in a talk at the Davis Senior Center on Jan. 20, 2015.
Jan. 12, 2015 Nursing Supervisor Sees Potential In Sacramento Home Health, Hospice Care
CBS Sacramento, Karen Hansen

Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing alumna Audra Flynn is making a difference in home-based nursing and hospice care with new programs that reach outside traditional care environments.

 

Jan. 2, 2015 Living with the psychological effects of HIV
U.S. News and World Report 

Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing Professor Sheryl Catz comments on how depression in people living with HIV can affect more than simply their mood.

 

Dec. 2, 2014 RRHC partners with other agencies to encourage growth in workforce
The Redwood Times

Trisha Cooke, project director for the North Coast Clinics Network, writes about the placement of Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis nurse practitioner and physician assistant students in their rural clinics.

Nov. 18, 2014 Name Droppers: Nursing student wins scholarship
The Davis Enterprise

Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing graduate student Sarah Brown Blake is among the 16 nurses who are the first recipients of the Future of Nursing Scholars program awards.

Nov. 6, 2014

Latina scientists recognized as CAMPOS scholars
UC Davis News Service, Andy Fell 

Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing Professor Marylou de Leon Siantz discusses building a core of Latina faculty in science, technology, engineering, social sciences and math at UC Davis to educate and inspire a new generation of Californians.

Nov. 3, 2014

Collateral Damage: How A Cancer Diagnosis Hurts Employment And Finances
Forbes, Elaine Schattner

Forbes magazine features the research of doctoral student Robin Whitney and her recent presentation at a national oncology conference.

Oct. 23, 2014

Study Supports Finanical Screening in Cancer Patients
Medscape, Nick Mulcahy

Doctoral student Robin Whitney leads study that finds approximately one-third of cancer survivors in the US reported a financial problem or the need to modify work in some manner, such as delaying retirement or taking extended time off. 

Oct. 22, 2014

One-Third of US Cancer Survivors Report Financial or Work-Related Hardship
Oncology Nursing News, Andrew J. Roth

Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing doctoral student Robin Whitney leads study that finds approximately one-third of cancer survivors in the US reported a financial problem or the need to modify work plans.

Sept. 29, 2014

Higher Nurse-to-Patient Standard Improves Staff Safety
Digital Journal, Karen Finney

UC Davis study finds a one-third drop in occupational injuries to nurses following mandated staffing ratios in California. School of Nursing alumna Carrie Markis contributed to the study.

Sept. 24, 2014

Should states mandate nurse-to-patient ratios?
Futurity, Karen Finney

UC Davis study reveals standards that require higher nurse-to-patient ratios in acute care hospitals significantly lower job-related injuries and illnesses for both registered nurses and licensed practical nurses. School of Nursing alumna Carrie Markis contributed to the study.

Sept. 22, 2014

Sacramento Nurse Completes Advanced Degree With A Goal For Better Health Care
CBS Sacramento, Debbie Hall

Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing Doctor of Philosophy graduate, Frances Patmon spoke with CBS Sacramento about the benefits and importance of additional education in nursing.

Sept. 12, 2014

Advocates Work to Recruit Latinos to Nursing
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing Professor Marylou de Leon Siantz spoke with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation about Latinos in the nursing workforce.

Aug. 13, 2014

Diabetes educators take to twitter,demonstrating power of educators online
Endocrine today, Reagan Copeland

Deborah Greenwood, School of Nursing doctoral graduate and incoming president of the American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE), shared tips and tools to encourage diabetes educators to engage the online social media community of health-care providers and patients at the AADE Annual Meeting.

Aug. 5, 2014

UC Davis nursing school in line for $2.1M to study diabetes care
Sacramento Business Journal

The University of California Davis nursing school has initial approval for a $2.1 million grant from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute in Washington, D.C., to study ways to improve health for individuals with diabetes. The three-year project will study whether approaches such as mobile technology and nurse coaching help people with diabetes better manage the chronic disease.

 

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