Ten years ago, University of Kentucky administrators, students, faculty and staff made the decision to become a tobacco-free campus, prohibiting all tobacco products including e-cigarettes, indoors and out, on all UK property. Since then, the university has become a healthier place to live, work and learn.
The College of Nursing Research and Interventions for Cardiovascular Health (RICH) program received a record number of awards and abstract acceptances from the American Heart Association (AHA) Scientific Sessions in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Nov. 16-18.
Stephanie Fugate, MSN, APRN-BC, has been awarded a $600,000 grant from the Helene Fuld Health Trust to fund scholarships for College of Nursing accelerated BSN students.
Individuals interested in pursuing a PHD or learning more about the PhD degree are encouraged to attend our information session on December 12, 2019.
In a recent article published by the American College of Cardiologists, researchers from the University of Kentucky’s Bridging Research Efforts and Advocacy Toward Healthy Environments (BREATHE) in the College of Nursing are asking health care providers to consider the potential effects of e-cigarettes when advising patients on what they can do to prevent heart disease.
University of Kentucky College of Nursing students participated in reverse trick-or-treat at Kentucky Children's Hospital on Thursday, October 31, 2019.
Lovoria Williams, PhD, FNP-BC, FAANP, associate professor, and Eva Stone, DNP, APRN, 2019 DNP alum, were honored at the Kentucky Nurses Association Annual Summit on Friday, October 25.
Karen Butler, DNP, MSN, RN, FAAN, professor, was inducted as a Fellow into the American Academy of Nursing (AAN) at the annual AAN conference, Oct. 24-26, in Washington, DC.
Amanda Fallin Bennett, PhD, RN, assistant professor, received the 2019 Protégé Award from the Friends of the National Institute of Nursing Research (FNINR) at its annual NightinGala on Wednesday, Oct. 23, in Washington, D.C.
The College of Nursing celebrated the 50th anniversary of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing last week in Washington, D.C.