Introducing new leader Interim Dean Ward discusses next steps in the school’s development and her excitement to serve as a bridge for new opportunities and initiatives.
Welcome new clinical students A group of 127 new graduate students who aspire to be physician assistants, family nurse practitioners and registered nurses were formally welcomed to the school at the 2018 Welcoming Ceremony.
Celebrate the classes of 2018 The Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis lauded the accomplishments of 128 master’s-degree students and six doctoral candidates at its seventh graduation celebration June 14.
Meeting the needs of caregivers The Family Caregiving Institute at the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis convened more than 50 national and international experts in family caregiving at a two-day summit designed to map out research priorities.
Nursing students lead systems change See how students in the master’s-degree leadership program apply what they learn to solve problems for community organizations through the Community Connections course.
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.
Aug. 16 — UC Davis Health hosts international fellowship program Three Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis doctoral students and an alumna participated in the Transatlantic Telehealth Research Network Graduate Fellowship and International Exchange Program at UC Davis Health Aug. 13-16. They were joined by a team of seven fellows and three professors from Denmark. Doctoral candidate Victoria Ngo, doctoral students Cynthia Matsumoto and Emily O’Shaughnessy, along with doctoral alumna Michelle Parrish, in the week-long program, led in party by School of Nursing Assistant Professor Katherine Kim. The intensive, collaborative research and educational program was developed to provide a comprehensive introduction to personalized telehealth in an interdisciplinary approach by addressing challenges in future, personalized health care systems from design of new technologies, data mining and implementation to evaluation of telehealth programs at scale. Kim and Nick Anderson, an associate professor and division chief for health informatics at UC Davis, led the program along with Birthe Dinesenand, Lars Dittman and Kristian Kidholm, associate professors at Aalborg University in Denmark. The network was founded in 2012 by Aalborg University, Center for Information Technology Research in the Interest of Society (CITRIS) and UC Davis Health to develop cutting-edge research and innovation within telehealth. The interdisciplinary research includes nursing, medicine, engineering, organization, economic and policy experts, and focuses on developing new diagnostic, preventive care and treatment methods for people in their homes utilizing telehealth. Fellows were required to prepare a five-page paper and research presentation as part of the course. Sarina was one of two students awarded Best Student Presentation.