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.
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.
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.