The Kentucky Center for Smoke-free Policy marked 10 years recognizing smoke-free advocates and policy influencers across the state at its annual conference April 18.
An interdisciplinary team of health care providers presented early signs of success treating pregnant women with opioid use disorders through the PATHways program during the National Rx Abuse and Heroin Summit on April 18.
Ellen J. Hahn, director of BREATHE and Marcia A. Dake professor of nursing at the UK College of Nursing, discusses the impacts of tobacco use and how to prevent them on Kentucky Educational Television (KET) with Dr. Tuckson.
For two consecutive semesters, students from the Fall 2015 and Spring 2016 classes in the College of Nursing Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program graduated with a 100 percent pass rate on the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX) administered by the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN).
The UK College of Nursing Perinatal Research Center Team is raising money for March for Babies® to help the March of Dimes fund lifesaving research and programs that help more moms have healthy, full-term pregnancies.
Clinical research nursing was recently designated as a nursing specialty practice by the American Nurses Association. At UK, research nurses are central to innovative research across an array of health conditions.
UK College of Nursing researcher Gia Mudd-Martin is examining an intervention using family member dyads to influence sustainable health behaviors in Hispanic communities.
The UK College of Nursing hosted its annual Student Scholarship Showcase alongside the Center for Clinical and Translational Sciences's 12th Annual Spring Conference. More than 800 researchers, clinicians, students and partners convened to discuss the theme of "Clinical Trial Networks and Team Science: Moving Discoveries to Interventions."
College of Nursing Dean Janie Heath sat down with Dr. Ann Cary, dean of the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Nursing and Health Studies and upcoming president of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing, as part of the Nursing Leadership Series.
Dr. Hegyvary, a fellow of the American Academy of Nursing, was inducted into the UK College of Nursing Hall of Fame in 2007. She served as professor and dean emeritus at the University of Washington School of Nursing and specializes in medical sociology and complex organizations, focusing in patient care outcomes and future trends in nursing education and practice.