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College of Nursing News
Stanton Glantz, PhD, professor of medicine at the University of California San Francisco and American Legacy Foundation Distinguished Professor of Tobacco Control, spoke at this year's 2016 Smoke-free Spring Conference hosted by the Kentucky Center for Smoke-free Policy on April 28.
The College of Nursing will have its annual Pinning Ceremony for the seventy-first baccalaureate graduating class on Friday, May 6 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. The Hooding Ceremony will immediately follow at the Singletary Center for the Arts at 1 p.m.
The American Association of Colleges of Nursing is pleased to announce that the deans of the nation’s baccalaureate and graduate nursing programs have endorsed a resolution calling for smoke-free college campuses. Dean Janie Heath is one of four nursing school deans at the forefront of the resolution.
Dr. Sharon Hunsucker is the first PhD graduate of the Occupational and Environmental Health Nurse (OEHN) PhD Training Program at the UK College of Nursing. The program is funded by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) as one of the core training programs of the Central Appalachian Regional Education and Research Center (CARERC).
Information Sessions and Tours
We are offering 14 BSN Information Sessions and Tours during the 2015-16 academic year.
No reservation is needed. Simply come to room 315 in the College of Nursing Building on one of the tour dates below. Each session begins promptly at 1 p.m. Eastern Time and lasts 60-90 minutes.
Spring 2016 semester
- Friday, April 22
BSN Undergraduate Deadlines
Spring: March 1
Fall: August 15
RN to BSN
MedVet to BSN
Spring: March 1
Fall: September 1