Nursing News

11/9/18
Army veteran and Air Force reservist finds his discipline in the military, and his calling in nursing.
11/9/18
To be ‘in charge’ is certainly not only to carry out the proper measures yourself but to see that everyone else does so too. –Florence Nightingale
10/10/18

The University at Buffalo School of Nursing received a $270,000 grant to train the next generation of biomedical data scientists in the study of Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia.

10/9/18

To improve teamwork and communication between nursing and pharmacy students, the UB School of Nursing and School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences have turned to escape rooms, the mystery-themed game, for interprofessional training.

10/5/18

The University at Buffalo will recognize 12 distinguished alumni at the UB Alumni Association Achievement Awards ceremony to be held at Oct. 12 in the UB Center for the Arts.

9/10/18

UB jumps eight spots to No. 89 among the best national universities in the country, and is 38th among public universities, in the U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges 2019 rankings.

8/13/18

University at Buffalo School of Nursing faculty members Yu-Ping Chang, PhD, and Sharon Hewner, PhD, were named fellows of the American Academy of Nursing (AAN).

8/7/18

Adolescents who received funding to help pay for an abortion experienced greater hardships that affected abortion access compared to adult abortion-fund patients, according to a new UB study.

8/1/18

More than 90 percent of people caring for a family member with dementia experience poor sleep, according to new research by the University at Buffalo School of Nursing.

6/8/18

Nursing faculty and students treat 800 patients during the school's first trip to the Caribbean country.

4/18/18

Summit aims to improve access to culturally and linguistically appropriate services, efficient clinic and transportation systems and operations, and available economic opportunities.

4/17/18

On April 28, the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences is hosting "Igniting Hope: Building a Just Community With a Culture of Health and Equity," focused on addressing health disparities in Buffalo's African-American community. 

3/26/18

UB School of Nursing accepting donations for humanitarian trip.

3/26/18

UB School of Nursing faculty receive IMPACT award and CTSI Pilot Studies Program grant.

3/21/18

University at Buffalo research connects education, depression and more to prescription opioid abuse in adults over age 50.

3/20/18

Students explore leadership, social innovation during a UB study abroad experience in West Africa.

 

3/20/18

Penn State professor Ann Kolanowski will discuss the difficulties of delirium during the School of Nursing’s 21st Annual Bonnie Bullough Lecture.

3/20/18

The rankings are based on surveys of administrators at more than 1,970 programs and more than 16,500 academics and professionals.

3/14/18

New University at Buffalo research that investigated the language preferences of Hispanic Americans seeking HIV testing in New York found that the majority of Hispanic patients preferred to receive care in Spanish, even if they were fluent in English.

3/1/18

A session presented by ISSS tackled the language and cultural barriers that affect international students in and out of the classroom.