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No. 1 public nursing graduate school
UW received top rank among public schools for the DNP, master's and Family Nurse Practitioner specialty
2018 Nurses of Influence Banquet Award Recipients
Congratulations to our 2018 Nurses of Influence Banquet award recipients - thank you for your dedication and hard work!
Service learning project becomes nurse-run clinic serving homeless youth
Three Doctor of Nursing Practice students – thought they would have a one-time visit to a homeless shelter for a service learning project. Instead, that experience turned into a longer term project to implement a more sustainable nurse-run clinic.
Meet our students: Rubee Dev
"I chose nursing because I wanted to help people who are still fighting for the basic health care needs," said Dev.
Husky Nurses open midwifery practice in Covington
Husky Nurses use their experience and knowledge, to spearhead the opening of a new birth center in a new hospital, Multicare Covington Medical Center in Covington, WA a small city in South King County.
NINR Director Dr. Patricia Grady discusses State of Nursing Science
Dr. Patricia Grady PhD, RN, FAAN, Director of the National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR) recently discussed the State of Nursing Science and provide insights on NINR's mission, their strategic science focus and priorities. Watch her presentation.
Josephine Ensign selected to receive a 2018-19 Fulbright U.S. Scholar grant
“With this Fulbright award and fellowship experience, it will provide me with a cultural immersion, and have a profound and positive effect on my teaching and scholarship when I return to UW,” Ensign said.
New undergraduate curriculum
Starting in Autumn 2019, undergraduate students at the UW School of Nursing Seattle campus will have a new curriculum that adds additional opportunities for ambulatory care, population health content and clinical experiences and research.
Meet our students: Venita Schandorf
"I can see that I’m getting a stellar education and feel confident that I’ll be prepared as a doctorally prepared FNP," Schandorf said.
DNP-Population Health student embarks on fellowship in Ethiopia
As a second year DNP-Population Health Nursing student, Rebekah Maldonado-Nofziger is preparing to combat systems of injustice alongside partnerships within the community.
How politics, economics intersect with global health interventions
In her new book, UW Assistant Professor Dr. Nora Kenworthy examines how politics and economics intersect with global health interventions and the resulting consequences.
Promoting health through cross-cultural exchanges
UW Nursing students are learning to ensure healthy lives and promote well-being thanks to cross-cultural immersive experiences in international healthcare settings. Students Ann Nguyen and Brennan Jones traveled recently to Tokyo to study the roles of nurses in Japan for one week.
Huskynurses in the Husky 100
Three Huskynurses were selected as 2018 Husky 100.