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.
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.
May 6 — Family Caregiving Institute faculty selected for future leaders symposium Julie Bidwell, a new assistant professor in the Family Caregiving Institute at the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis, was invited to participate in the Heart Failure Society of America (HFSA) second Future Leaders in Heart Failure Symposium in Charlotte, North Carolina, May 4-6. HFSA leadership is committed to supporting select cardiology fellows, nurses (particularly advanced practice nurses or nurse scientists) and pharmacists early in their respective careers. Symposium attendees are HFSA members who applied for selection and met scholarly and research requirements. The event included networking opportunities with thought leaders in heart failure, state-of-the-art updates, as well as education and discussion of current and future challenges in the care of heart failure patients. Julie, who joined the school May 1, teaches, conducts research and mentors students in family caregiving, and patient and family engagement in heart failure management.