In the news
April 10 2015
Business Journal names 2015 Women Who Mean Business
Sacramento Business Journal, Beth Davis
Heather M. Young, the founding dean of the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis, is named one of the Sacramento Business Journal’s “2015 Women Who Mean Business.”
Study: Californians Think HIEs Worsen Data Privacy, Security
California Healthline reports on a study by School of Nursing Assistant Dean for Research Jill Joseph and Assistant Professor Katherine Kim that examined California consumers’ views of data sharing for health care and research together.
March 17 2015
Drop in occupational injuries seen after nurse-to- patient ratios mandated
A 2004 California law mandating specific nurse-to-patient staffing standards in acute care hospitals significantly lowered job-related injuries and illnesses for both RNs and LPNs, according to a new study whose authors include a School of Nursing alumna.
March 10 2015
UC Davis vet school tops U.S. News ranking
The Sacramento Bee, Loretta Kalb
UC Davis veterinary school ranks No. 1
The Davis Enterprise, Karen Nikos-Rose
Best Nursing Schools
U.S. News and World Report
UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine Ranks No. 1
Sierra Sun Times
For the first time, U.S. News & World Report ranks the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis as among the best in the country for master’s-degree nursing programs in the 2016 U.S. News & World Report Best Graduate Schools. The School of Nursing was among several other UC Davis programs to earn spots in the rankings this year.
Cancer Survivors Face Ongoing Financial, Work Challenges
Clinical Oncology News, Kate O'Rourke
Robin Whitney, a nurse and doctoral student at the School of Nursing, studies the challenges of long-term survivorship of cancer. A survivor herself, Whitney's work is detailed in this article in Clinical Oncology News.
Jan. 27, 2015
NCSBN Center for Regulatory Excellence Grant Program Awards Grants Totaling More Than $1.2 Million
School of Nursing Assistant Professor Elena Siegel is awarded a grant to develop a resource tool for directors of nursing to use in nursing homes.
Jan. 20, 2015
Heather Young speaks at Davis Senior Center on health-care changes
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.