UC Davis celebrates grand opening of Betty Irene Moore Hall Leaders of UC Davis, along with leaders from the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis, UC Davis Health and the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, hosted a grand opening celebration and ribbon cutting for Betty Irene Moore Hall Oct. 13 on the UC Davis Sacramento campus.
Welcome new graduate students The Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis welcomed the newest classes of doctoral and master’s-degree leadership students. Eight doctoral and 26 master’s-degree students embarked upon their graduate school journey with an immersion week and welcoming ceremony.
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.
Nov. 17 — Physician assistant student presents at regional mental health gala Patrick Ma, a first-year physician assistant student at the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis, spoke at the 2017 California Champions of Mental Health Awards Dinner in Sacramento. The annual event is presented by Mental Health California, a non-profit organization that informs and educates Californians on health, mental health, and mental-wellness through teaching, training, publishing, new media and special programs. Patrick is a motivational speaker with Sacramento Stop Stigma Speakers Bureau, which is dedicated to promoting positive attitudes about living with mental illness. Patrick and other speakers honored several individuals at the event for their achievements in the mental health field.