Jan. 5: Quarter begins

Jan. 15: Application deadline for prospective fall 2018 students
Jan. 15 is the application deadline for prospective students to apply for fall 2018 entrance to the Master of Science — Leadership and the Doctor of Philosophy Nursing Science and Health-Care Leadership Degree Programs. Interested applicants must apply online through UC Davis Graduate Studies. To learn more about how to apply, please click here.

Jan. 19: Interprofessional book club (session 4 of 4)
The interprofessional book club features Redefining Realness: My Path to Womanhood, Identity, Love and So Much More by Janet Mock. Sessions are hosted by Professor Emeritus Edward Callahan and School of Nursing Assistant Clinical Professor Jann Murray-García

March 23: Quarter ends

Sept. 20-22: Leadership Immersion
Incoming master’s-degree leadership and doctoral students participate in the three-day leadership experience to launch their scholarship journey. More than an orientation seminar about logistics, the immersion is an intensive opportunity for students to closely examine the leaders they want to become and the changes they hope to make in health care.

Sept. 21: Welcoming Ceremony
Introduction of Nursing Science and Health-Care Leadership, Doctor of Philosophy and Master of Science — Leadership classes and newly admitted students.
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Sept. 21: First day of fall quarter
October: Applications open for fall 2018 Online applications open for fall 2018 classes in the Nursing Science and Health-Care Leadership master’s-degree leadership and Doctor of Philosophy programs through the Office of Graduate Studies.

Oct. 6: Interprofessional book club (session 1 of 4)
The interprofessional book club features Redefining Realness: My Path to Womanhood, Identity, Love and So Much More by Janet Mock. Sessions are hosted by Professor Emeritus Edward Callahan and School of Nursing Assistant Clinical Professor Jann Murray-García.

Oct. 13: Betty Irene Moore Hall Grand Opening and Celebration
Experience the new Betty Irene Moore Hall — home of graduate health education at UC Davis Sacramento campus.
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Oct. 26: Nursing Science and Health-Care Leadership Graduate Group meeting
Faculty from across campus with expertise in nursing, medicine, health informatics, nutrition, biostatistics, public health and other fields come together bi-annually to discuss admissions, curriculum, program development and more related to leading the interprofessional graduate group.

Nov. 17: Interprofessional book club (session 2 of 4)
The interprofessional book club features Redefining Realness: My Path to Womanhood, Identity, Love and So Much More by Janet Mock. Sessions are hosted by Professor Emeritus Edward Callahan and School of Nursing Assistant Clinical Professor Jann Murray-García.

Dec. 1: Interprofessional book club (session 3 of 4)
The interprofessional book club features Redefining Realness: My Path to Womanhood, Identity, Love and So Much More by Janet Mock. Sessions are hosted by Professor Emeritus Edward Callahan and School of Nursing Assistant Clinical Professor Jann Murray-García.

Dec. 8: Master’s Entry Program in Nursing Pinning Ceremony
The completion of coursework and final exams is marked with a pinning ceremony and celebration. Click here for more information »  View program »

Dec. 15: Last day of fall quarter

July 3: Summer quarter begins

June 26-28: Family nurse practitioner, physician assistant and master’s entry in nursing programs Leadership Immersion
Incoming students participate in an intensive three-day orientation to build the foundation of relationships with fellow students and faculty.

Sep. 15: Summer quarter ends

Sep. 20-22: Master's leadership and doctoral programs Leadership Immersion
Incoming students participate in an intensive three-day orientation to build the foundation of relationships with fellow students and faculty.

Aug. 18: Physician Assistant Oath and Toast
As physician assistant students near the completion of comprehensive exams, the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis team gathers to toast this milestone in their professional growth, as well as their transition into the clinical community, with the recital of the Physician Assistant Oath.
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April 3: Quarter begins

April 13: Community Conversation: Why is my Smartphone Personalized, but my Health Care is Not?
What will it take to create customized, connected care? Gain understanding and explore the future of health care with national health and technology experts at the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis Community Conversation from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 13, 2017, at The Citizen Hotel in Sacramento.
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April 13-14: National Advisory Council
The annual meeting of the National Advisory Council brings national health-care experts together to provide input on long-range plans in several areas.

April 20-22: Western Institute of Nursing 48th Annual Research Conference and University of California nursing reception
The four UC nursing programs team up to celebrate the university's contributions to nursing research at a special reception at the Western Institute of Nursing annual conference in Denver. Attendees met UC nursing faculty, postdoctoral scholars, students and staff during the reception. UC Davis students, faculty and postdoctoral scholars present poster and podium presentations throughout the nursing research conference.
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April 27: Applications open for clinical programs
Online applications open for summer 2017 classes in the physician assistant, nurse practitioner and entry-level nursing program. Visit the Prospective students page of the website for more information.

June 9: Academic Symposium
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 15: Graduation celebration
Nursing Science and Health-Care Leadership Graduate Degree Programs Classes of 2016 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. Click here to view graduation program »

June 15: Quarter ends