Many health problems are related to food choice, yet diet selection is a complex process that is not entirely understood. To coordinate, promote and foster research in an area so critical to maintaining proper health, UB has launched the Center for Ingestive Behavior Research.
University at Buffalo researchers have received a new $438,000 grant to develop the first online intervention based on motivational interviewing to help dental patients improve oral health behaviors, including frequent brushing and flossing.
University at Buffalo researchers received a $2.2 million grant from the National Institute of Nursing Research to conduct one of the first studies on the effectiveness of behavioral therapy in treating insomnia among cancer survivors.
The day has finally come – you did it! You finished nursing school, passed the NCLEX and are preparing for your first shift as an RN. Similar to the beginning of nursing school, you are likely nervous and unsure what to expect, yet excited to get started! Being able to introduce yourself as the nurse and removing “student nurse” from your vocabulary takes some time to get used to, but it sure feels good!
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.
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).