Nursing News


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


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.”


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

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.

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.


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

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."

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


The report provides updated evidence and revisions to the ASPMN 2011 guidelines for clinical decision-making for hospitalized adults receiving opioid analgesics.


A statement from University at Buffalo School of Nursing on the Year of the Nurse and the Midwife.


The UB School of Dental Medicine will welcome hundreds of Western New York children who lack access to dental care to receive free oral health care, hearing and vision exams, and other health services. 


Participants in the Aging Innovation Challenge developed prototype products and hacked the issues that aging New Yorkers face every day.


Community Health Equity Research Institute brings together community partners and faculty, students from 10 UB schools to improve health of underserved neighborhoods.

Congratulations to Bikash Regmi, FNP, UB SON PhD student, who was recently honored with the 2019 Excellency in Healthcare - Heart of Healthcare award presented by Bankers Healthcare Group. This award honors volunteers in the health care field who make a positive impact and change for people they have contact with on a regular basis.
This Veterans Day, we honor nurse and Navy Veteran Captain Anita C. Bacher, University at Buffalo School of Nursing baccalaureate class of 1986 and master’s in nursing administration class of 1992. This is just a brief view into her many years of service.

UB receives $1.38 million grant to develop teen-driven, anti-bullying program centered on bystander intervention.


A mother’s warmth and acceptance toward her teenagers may help prevent those children from being in an abusive relationship later in life, even if her own marriage is contentious, according to a new University at Buffalo study.


Nursing students participated in Missouri's Community Action Poverty Simulation, which “promotes a greater understanding of poverty.”


This year the UB SON had two nursing students, three faculty and two staff members attend the 43rd IntNSA Annual Educational Conference.

Susan Grinslade, PhD, RN, PHN-CS, BC, clinical professor in the University at Buffalo School of Nursing, was selected as the 2019 Distinguished Alumna of Barnes-Jewish College Goldfarb School of Nursing.