Learning goes on the road Graduate students in medicine and nursing, local community members, and faculty and staff from the UC Davis School of Medicine, the UC Davis Program in Public Health and the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis, took a road trip down Highway 99 to learn about the history and people of California’s Central Valley.
Congratulations, graduates! The Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis lauded the accomplishments of 61 master’s-degree students and nine doctoral candidates at its sixth graduation celebration.
Dignity for Homeless Women A team of master’s-degree leadership students at the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis shine light on homelessness through coursework that also changes their perspectives on nursing.
Health care emergency preparedness goes mobile The attacks on 9/11 changed Americans’ day-to-day habits and altered the way emergency response agencies prepare for disasters. The events of that day made a profound impact on Wendin Gulbransen as well. Nearly 16 years later, she gets one step closer with her master’s-degree thesis.
Community partnership expands care and student preceptorships Through a first-of-its-kind agreement between Sacramento County Public Health and the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis, Ricky Norwood, an assistant clinical professor and nurse practitioner, provides clinical services at the county clinic, leads classes at the school and precepts nurse practitioner and physician assistant students at the clinic.
Crayons and construction paper in graduate school? Master’s Entry Program in Nursing students elevate arts and crafts to innovative solutions to health care problems. Watch the video to learn how an innovative course on informatics enables students to embrace technology and how it can work for them in their nursing careers.
Partnering with providers in Humboldt County The Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis partners with health organizations and providers in Humboldt County to provide expanded rural clinical experiences for physician assistant and nurse practitioner students.
Leadership student works to right disparities Growing up in Ecuador, Maritza Lara Villota enjoyed life's blessings, while others lacked access to health care and basic needs. That experience and the question of why drove her to the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis. Learn how the school equips her to right the wrongs she continues to witness.
Aug. 22 — Doctoral alumna appointed leadership role at national rehabilitation conference Deborah Greenwood, a 2014 alumna of the Doctor of Philosophy Degree Program at the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis, was appointed chief digital research officer for diabetes at Mytonomy, a Bethesda, Maryland,-based technology startup firm that develops digital patient education systems. An internationally respected diabetes expert, Deborah combines evidence-based knowledge of diabetes self-management education, research and clinical practice within the emerging market of digital health. She is a diabetes clinical nurse specialist, board certified in advanced diabetes management and certified diabetes educator. She is also past president of the American Association of Diabetes Educators. In her new role, Deborah supports the development of microlearning diabetes education platforms for health care systems, hospitals and clinics that fully integrate with the provider’s electronic medical system, scheduling system or other custom systems.