News

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

The College of Nursing's Dr. Deborah Reed was recently awarded the prestigious Sarah Bennet Holmes Award by the University of Kentucky Women's Forum for her contributions to issues that affect women at UK and across the Commonwealth.


Wednesday, April 1, 2020

When the World Health Organization and the American Nurses Association declared 2020 as “The Year of the Nurse and Midwife,” no one imagined it would look like this.


Tuesday, March 31, 2020

In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, scholars are both searching for new ways to combat the virus and looking at past viral outbreaks responses for solutions. College of Nursing alumni and Chair of the Dean's Advisory Board, Dr. Karen Robinson, published an article while getting her doctorate degree at UT Austin that examines the Spanish Flu pandemic, and the role of nursing in that time


Friday, March 27, 2020

In the most recent U.S. News and World Report's rankings of top nursing schools in the country, the UK College of Nursing's Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program ranked number 8 among all public universities across the country. 


Thursday, March 26, 2020

Leigh Anne Koonmen, RN, BSN and UK College of Nursing PhD candidate, was recently named and highlighted as a Jonas Scholar by Jonas Philanthropies for her leadership in research on reducing type 2 diabetes. 


Thursday, March 26, 2020

Kelsey Young, a UK College of Nursing senior and Emergency Department nurse extern, shares her experience during COVID-19.  


Thursday, March 12, 2020

The year 2020 kicks off a new decade. CON Dean Janie Heath spoke with UKNow on upcoming trends in nursing and what to expect in the next year and decade ahead. 


Wednesday, March 11, 2020

College of Nursing assistant professor Dr. Jean Edward has received a $399,268 award from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation for new research in the areas of health and social services. 


Wednesday, March 11, 2020

Amid the dynamic circumstances surrounding the coronavirus (COVID-19), the health, safety, and well-being of our entire College of Nursing community remains our top priority at all times. 


Wednesday, March 4, 2020

On March 1, UK College of Nursing's students were proud to join more than 900 fellow UK students to participate in DanceBlue 2020