Joy Feldman’s older brother Jimmie was, she thinks, everybody’s favorite of the four siblings. He certainly was her favorite. Handsome, energetic, authentic, sensitive, smart, honest — Jimmie made fun happen, just by being present.
Grace Dean, PhD, RN, associate professor in the University at Buffalo School of Nursing, has accepted an invitation from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Center for Scientific Review to join the Clinical Management of Patients in Community-Based Settings study section as a standing member for the term beginning July 1, 2020 and ending June 30, 2024.
Beth Nicastro and Katie Schueler, adjunct faculty who both teach undergraduate nursing clinicals for UB students, teamed up with community members to sew 300 masks for health care workers and DePaul, a non-profit organization that offers a range of services that include addiction prevention, residential mental health, senior living and other support programs.
As a community of students, educators, scientists, staff members and healthcare providers committed to improving human health by all measures, we are outraged by the brutal death of George Floyd, an unarmed African American man, in Minneapolis last week. We share the tremendous pain, grief and anger in our community.
When concerns of COVID-19 first emerged in our country, many people were afraid of what it would mean for their own health and safety. But those fears dear did not stop two students in UB School of Nursing’s critical care pathway from specifically requesting an intensive care unit (ICU) for their clinical rotations.
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.