Nursing News

5/22/20
During winter session, School of Nursing 2020 DNP graduate Andrew Burns, BSN, RN, CCRN, traveled alongside a team of healthcare professionals on a medical mission trip to San Pedro de Macorís, a municipality in the Dominican Republic.
5/18/20

A meeting in a Rite Aid parking lot secures the School of Nursing hundreds of surgical masks for its students.

5/14/20

A first-generation high school and college graduate, an Afghan interpreter for U.S. soldiers and a cancer survivor who will embark upon a career in nursing hope to inspire others.

5/7/20

A loving German shepherd brings a UB nursing student purpose and a lesson for coping with the COVID-19 crisis.

5/6/20
Congratulations to our 2020 UB School of Nursing award recipients!
5/1/20
Among all of the changes in response to UB’s transition to online learning, the Graduate Nurse Organization was left with a unique opportunity to give back to the school.
4/28/20
School of Nursing alumna and U.S. Navy leader returns to WNY to help steer the fight against COVID-19.
4/24/20
Earlier this year, a group of University at Buffalo School of Nursing faculty and students traveled to Knoxville, Tennessee, to provide health care services to underserved individuals through Remote Area Medical.
4/20/20

In collaboration with ECMC, a UB program aims to improve newly hired nurses’ decision-making skills in critical care situations.

4/15/20

Mental health scholar Yu-Ping Chang offers some tips on how to feel socially connected amid physical distancing.

4/10/20

Joann Sands, an expert in disaster preparedness and response, talks about the importance of nurses in managing a health crisis such as the COVID-19 pandemic.

4/1/20

Medical services officer Lt. A. Fox was sent to Stratton Air National Guard Base in Schenectady in response to the COVID-19 crisis.  

3/25/20

The association between marijuana use and insufficient sleep is especially strong for male and younger students.

3/17/20

Several UB graduate schools and programs have been cited by U.S. News & World Report in its 2021 ranking of “America’s Best Graduate Schools.”

3/3/20

The accelerated baccalaureate degree program in the School of Nursing allows students to switch careers and pursue an aspiration to become a nurse.

3/2/20
UB School of Nursing faculty member Pamela Paplham, DNP, AOCNP, FNP-BC, FAANP, was selected as the recipient of the Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation’s 2020 Advanced Oncology Certified Nurse of the Year Award.
2/10/20

The award recognizes UB’s progress in bringing the benefits of clinical and translational science to patients, including the tripling of clinical trials since 2015.

2/5/20

The School of Nursing’s Dedicated Education Units offer students one-on-one, hands-on learning experiences in a clinical, real-life setting.

1/28/20
Yu-Ping Chang, UB School of Nursing's associate dean for research and scholarship and co-director of UB's Center for Successful Aging, was highlighted in The Buffalo News as "notable medical researchers whose past and future work is driving health care innovation in the region."
1/27/20

The grants support enhanced curriculum and expanded clinical sites for students, and improved nursing services to local Native Americans and other underserved populations.