Ann Kolanowski, an internationally renowned expert on dementia and the complex care needs of the elderly, will discuss the difficulties of delirium during the School of Nursing’s 21st Annual Bonnie Bullough Lecture on April 20.
BUFFALO, N.Y. – Clinicians are advised to never group Hispanic Americans under one collective identity. But when it comes to HIV testing, the desire to communicate with health care providers in Spanish nearly transcends ethnicity.
Before returning to campus for their first week of classes, nine UB nursing and dental students traveled 5,000 miles to the Greek island of Lesvos to take part in an experience that can’t be recreated in a lab or lecture hall.
In nursing education, faculty recognize the importance of global experiences to enrich the knowledge, understanding and ethical nursing and health care practice of students. Here are five reasons why global experiences in nursing school can help grow better nurses (and health care).
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a bill requiring future nurses graduating from associate degree or diploma nursing programs to obtain a baccalaureate in nursing within 10 years of initial licensure.