Alumni and events
As alumni of the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis, you are the school’s most important asset and its greatest strength. As leaders in health care organizations, faculty at higher education institutions, members of primary-care teams and influencers within policy-making bodies, you illustrate how graduates fulfill the vision and mission of the school.
Through word-of-mouth support to promote the school and financial support to enable future students to benefit from the philanthropy that yielded your education, your involvement is critical to the future success of the school. Through your partnership, faculty, staff and students at the School of Nursing discover ways to advance health, improve quality of care and shape policy.
Recognizing alumni impact
This National Nurses Week, May 6-12, we celebrate the impact of Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis nursing alumni by sharing your It’s Bigger than Me stories.
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Two alumnae share their journeys into advanced practice nursing
Mariel Yapdiangco and Sandra Calderon, both Class of 2016 alumnae of the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis, share why they chose UC Davis and how the school led them to their positions today as nurse practitioners.
Latest school news
May 6 — Family Caregiving Institute faculty selected for future leaders symposium
Julie Bidwell, a new assistant professor in the Family Caregiving Institute at the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis, was invited to participate in the Heart Failure Society of America (HFSA) second Future Leaders in Heart Failure Symposium in Charlotte, North Carolina, May 4-6. HFSA leadership is committed to supporting select cardiology fellows, nurses (particularly advanced practice nurses or nurse scientists) and pharmacists early in their respective careers. Symposium attendees are HFSA members who applied for selection and met scholarly and research requirements. The event included networking opportunities with thought leaders in heart failure, state-of-the-art updates, as well as education and discussion of current and future challenges in the care of heart failure patients. Julie, who joined the school May 1, teaches, conducts research and mentors students in family caregiving, and patient and family engagement in heart failure management.
June 8: Academic Symposium at Betty Irene Moore Hall
Nursing Science and Health-Care Leadership Graduate Students present their scholarly work. Activities include panel discussions, summaries of doctoral dissertations, podium presentations and research poster displays.
June 14: Graduation
Nursing Science and Health-Care Leadership Graduate Degree Programs Classes of 2018 are honored at the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing Graduation Celebration at the Mondavi Center on the UC Davis Campus. The Office of Graduate Studies Commencement Ceremony follows at the ARC Pavilion.