News

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.


Tuesday, September 17, 2019

College of Nursing students, faculty and staff celebrated UK Family Weekend September 13-15. 


Thursday, September 12, 2019

Corinna Hughes, DNP student and representative for local chapter of the National Black Nurses Association, joined Delanor Manson, BSN alum and executive director for the Kentucky Nurses Association and KNA Foundation, to advocate for diversifying the nursing workforce in Washington, D.C.


Monday, September 9, 2019

Brittany Fiero is a catalyst for good. Her education and career have been devoted to helping people get to where they want to go—whether it’s building their job skills, using activities to promote their well-being, or as in her current position, recruiting nursing students to the University of Kentucky.


Monday, September 9, 2019

Since becoming a nurse, Stephanie Durbin had always planned to pursue her master’s degree. Last year, after 10 years in the workforce at UK HealthCare®, she finally decided on a path: health care leadership.