News

Monday, October 14, 2019

College of Nursing senior BSN student Minji Kim was recently recognized on Homecoming Court at the UK vs. Arkansas football game.


Monday, October 14, 2019

The University of Kentucky College of Nursing celebrated the legacy of Lyman T. Johnson at the 29th annual Lyman T. Johnson Torch of Excellence Awards luncheon on Friday, Oct. 11, at the Gatton Student Center.


Friday, October 11, 2019

The University of Kentucky College of Nursing celebrated the Golden Wildcats - the class of 1969 - with a special dinner at the Hilary J. Boone Center on Thursday, October 10, 2019.


Monday, October 7, 2019

Camille Burnett, PhD, MPA, APHN-BC, RN, BScN, DSW, associate professor, received a $90,000 grant from the Federation of Virginia Food Banks entitled “Virginia Food Pantry Evaluation.”


Wednesday, October 2, 2019

A team from the University of Kentucky has been selected to participate in the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's (RWJF) Clinical Scholars leadership program to address children's health and education in Appalachia.


Monday, September 30, 2019

The American Nonsmokers’ Rights Foundation (ANRF) has ranked Kentucky third in this year’s ‘smoke-free indoor air challenge.’ Kentucky enacted the third most local smoke-free laws in 2018, behind Texas and Mississippi. 


Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Thanks to Owensboro Health, the University of Kentucky College of Nursing and the UK HealthCare Markey Cancer Center, residents of Owensboro received free screenings for blood pressure, diabetes, spirometry, HIV and more at a community health fair at Owensboro Health's Healthpark on Saturday, September 21.


Monday, September 23, 2019

Camille Burnett, PhD, MPA, APHN-BC, RN, BScN, DSW, associate professor, is one of an elite group of 30 nurse scholars from around the world to attend the Global Nursing Leadership Institute (GNLI) residential programme in Geneva, Switzerland, September 13-20.


Monday, September 23, 2019

On June 8, 2019, the first national study of nurse suicide in two decades was published in the Archives of Psychiatric Nursing. Given the alarming statistics surrounding suicide within the scope of health professions, it’s no surprise nurses are at the forefront of such findings.


Wednesday, September 18, 2019

The College of Nursing celebrated Healthcare Simulation Week with a celebration in its Clinical Simulation and Learning Center (CSLC) on Wednesday, September 18, 2019.