When an illness laid Ricardo low, a nurse’s kindness made a big difference – and inspired Ricardo and his brother, Rafael.
Recent Articles by
Christine Phelan Kueter
June 29, 2017
The grant from the Board of Visitors’ Strategic Investment Fund will make cutting-edge research a more prominent part of the education of nursing master’s students.
June 12, 2017
Cathy Campbell has seen palliative care find its place in American medicine. Now she’s seeking to bring it to some of the world’s poorest, most rural regions, thanks to a Fulbright Scholarship.
June 05, 2017
In this era of team-based care, UVA nursing and medical students are learning, side-by-side, about one another’s roles, strengths and responsibilities. The result? Better collaborators, and a safer, more holistic approach to patient care.
May 09, 2017
Erika Fernandez overcame financial hardship to transfer into the School of Nursing. Once there, she made her impact felt throughout the community.
April 27, 2017
Michelle Bonsu is heading for a job as a labor and delivery nurse in Fairfax. She is taking her favorite, stress-busting hobby with her: high-end baking.
April 10, 2017
Mavis Claytor, the first African-American student to enter and graduate from UVA’s School of Nursing, returned to the school last week to share her life’s story.
February 24, 2017
UVA associate nursing professor Randy Jones is using a $2.2 million grant to help men diagnosed with prostate cancer sort through their treatment options.
January 18, 2017
UVA’s clinical nurse leader program, ranked second in the nation, allows those with at least a bachelor’s degree in another field to enter into nursing. Many would not be able to give up their current jobs without the Conway Scholarship.
December 06, 2016
Graduate nursing student Elizabeth Hundt is exploring how the design of an old federal psychiatric hospital may hold importance for the architects of modern health care facilities.