September 6, 2017
Equal and open access to education for students of all backgrounds is a core principle of the University of California and UC Davis Health.
August 24, 2017
Heather M. Young, the founding dean of the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis, is among 24 education and health care leaders named to the new California Future Health Workforce Commission.
August 11, 2017
Three educational programs are now open to primary care providers with an interest in strengthening their skills in pain management and responsible opioid prescribing:
July 26, 2017
Debra Bakerjian, an associate adjunct professor at the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis, is among the 72 new fellows of the Gerontological Society of America. Leaders of the nation’s largest interdisciplinary organization devoted to the field of aging announced this year’s class at the International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics World Congressin San Francisco July 25.
June 16, 2017
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.
June 8, 2017
From preparing health workers for better emergency response and improving monitoring for those with hypertension to restoring dignity to homeless women and identifying mental health access for young victims of trauma, the scope of work undertaken by students at the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis ranges from clinical to community, from birth to end of life.
April 19, 2017
More than two dozen UC Davis nursing faculty, researchers and students will present their scholarly work focusing on family caregiver experiences, data challenges and healthy nursing workforce promotion at the Western Institute of Nursing 50th Annual Communicating Nursing Research Conference in Denver today through Saturday.
April 18, 2017
The Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis launches a new Family Caregiving Institute, dedicated to the well-being of those who care for others, with a $5 million grant from the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation.
April 14, 2017
The fragmentation between the technology and health care worlds took center stage last night at a Community Conversation presented by the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis: “Why is my Smartphone Personalized, but my Health Care is Not?”
March 21, 2017
Three UC Davis programs are featured in a new documentary produced by KVIE that explores non-pharmacological approaches to helping people heal.
U.S. News & World Report recognizes UC Davis School of Nursing as one of nation's top graduate schools
March 14, 2017
U.S. News & World Report names the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis among the nation’s best for master’s-degree nursing programs in the 2018 U.S. News & World Report Best Graduate Schools.
UC Davis School of Nursing professor appointed to chair of national network bringing pediatric health research to underserved areas, adviser to NIH director
February 15, 2017
Jill Joseph, a physician and professor at the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis, was recently named chair of the Institutional Development Awards (IDeA) Program States Pediatric Clinical Trials Network. Funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the seven-year, multimillion-dollar research initiative aims to investigate innovative therapies to give children the highest probability of achieving the best health outcomes over their lifetimes.
Researchers from UC Davis School of Nursing and UC San Diego School of Medicine to study Kawasaki disease treatment options and experiences
February 2, 2017
Researchers from the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis and the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine and Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego received a $2.8 million award from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) for a three-year study on the effectiveness of two different therapies for children with Kawasaki disease, as well as the burdens of treatments on those children and their families.
December 19, 2016
UC Davis Health System has been awarded a grant by the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) to pilot a first-of-its-kind diversity and inclusion toolkit. The three-year, $36,000 award aims to enable universities and their academic and health centers to measure institutional climate and culture.
December 1, 2016
UC Davis leaders and faculty from diverse professions and disciplines assembled to help advance pain relief and improve quality of life at the 2016 Advancing Pain Relief Symposium at UC Davis.
November 14, 2016
Faculty and researchers at UC Davis combine perspectives on pain to change how the phenomenon is alleviated, studied and taught. From the upcoming 2016 Advancing Pain Relief Summit to a recent gathering in Japan of pain experts from around the world, UC Davis drives the discussion aimed at improving quality of life.
November 7, 2016
Researchers from the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis were awarded $600,000 from the Rita & Alex Hillman Foundation Innovations in Care Program for their collaboration with faith-based organizations in Alameda County that address advanced illness care disparities through the Alameda County Care Alliance (ACCA) Advanced Illness Care Program.
October 31, 2016
Two physician assistant graduate students at the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis each received a two-year, full scholarship from the National Health Service Corps (NHSC) to pursue their passion to become primary care providers and join a community of clinicians with a shared desire to serve people with limited access to health care.
October 13, 2016
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has named the California Precision Medicine Consortium as a regional medical center group in the national network of health care provider organizations that will implement the Precision Medicine Initiative (PMI) Cohort Program.
October 10, 2016
In death as in life, former UC Davis School of Medicine Dean Hibbard E. Williams’ commitment to mentoring and advancing the career of the next generation of medical leaders lives on. Williams, who passed away at home on July 26 at age 83, will be honored by friends and colleagues — past and present — at a special Celebration of Life in Davis on Oct. 15.
October 4, 2016
More than 80 people attended the 4th annual Cancer Care Network Symposium Saturday at the UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center auditorium to explore key topics in cancer care, including the new End of Life Option Act.