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Associate Professor Deborah Raines, along with recent UBSON graduate Caitlin Lim (BS ’17, RN), were published in the July 2017 issue of “Neonatal Network.” The article, “The Infant Born to a Woman with Gestational Diabetes,” discusses “the role of the mother-baby nursing in the care of neonates born to women with gestational diabetes.”
Professor Cynthia Stuhlmiller was published for her work “Population Health Outcomes of a Student-Led Free Health Clinic for an Underserved Population: A Naturalistic Study” in the July 2017 issue of “Journal of Community Health.”
Assistant Professor Sharon Hewner and nursing PhD student Suzanne Sullivan appeared in “eGems” for their work “Integrating Social Determinants of Health into Primary Care Clinical and Informational Workflow During Care Transitions.”
Several UB School of Nursing faculty members traveled to Dublin, Ireland, for Sigma Theta Tau International’s (STTI) 28 International Research Congress in July.

The University at Buffalo School of Nursing has received more than $2.4 million in funding from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) to increase access to mental health care and substance abuse treatment among American Indian communities in Western New York.

Ellen Volpe, assistant professor and researcher in the School of Nursing, died June 8 in in a car accident on the Thruway. She was 45.

For nursing assistant dean Margaret Moss, improving the lives of Native Americans in any way possible is "part of who I am."


Yu-Ping Chang and Sahn-Wook Huh have received the Milton Plesur Excellence in Teaching Award from the Student Association.

Congratulations to our wonderful SON faculty and staff 2017 award winners!

James Smist was seven years old when his father, Felix Smist, graduated in mechanical engineering from the UB School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.