Two Wildcat Nursing Leaders Inducted as Fellows of AANP
On June 28, University of Arizona College of Nursing wildcat nursing leaders Patricia Daly and Kristie Flamm were among 63 nurse practitioners nationwide to be inducted as Fellows of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) in Denver, Colorado.
A Gentler Way to Combat Arizona’s Opioid Crisis: UA Nursing Professor Touts Alternative Pain Management in Elders
Dr. Brown is striving to delineate the connection between elder pain management, the downsides of traditional pain medications and the positive alternative of integrative therapies and non-pharmacological supplements.
CVS Scholarship Allows Five Bilingual UA Nursing Students to Support Underserved Populations
The CVS Health Foundation awarded $5,000 in scholarship funds to support Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) students in the UA College of Nursing’s Doctor of Nursing Practice program.
UA College of Nursing Receives $1.6M Grant to Examine the Healing Potential of Curcumin for Acute Lung Injury
The five-year National Institutes of Health grant will enable Charles Downs, PhD, to study whether the non-pharmacological supplement curcumin can prevent lung injury.
Student Spotlight: Cristina Rae Stuefen
"I think the focus on equity is very important, not just to me, but to my entire cohort. That, and a commitment to social justice issues. As I tell my students, social justice issues are health justice issues."
Join us for engaging presentations by our Wildcat Nurse faculty, who are coming together to build the future. One way that the UA College of Nursing is building the future is our dedication to integrative nursing and developing education structures around whole-person wellness.
College of Nursing Receives $2.5M Grant to Improve Interventions for Cancer Survivors
Cancer survivors who suffer negative effects after treatment soon may have access to interventions with the potential to vastly improve their quality of life.
Eight Ways to Play it Safe in the Sun
With the sunniest part of the year upon us, The UA College of Nursing's Dr. Lois Loescher has some tips to respect your skin and help you avoid the worst effects of dangerous rays.
UA Receives $1.7M Grant to Increase Number of Mental Health Nurse Practitioners in Rural and Border Areas
Rural communities often lack access to mental health care, but a grant recently awarded to the University of Arizona College of Nursing will give a new generation of nurse practitioners the training to work in those settings.
New Telephone-Based Intervention to Assist Latino Cancer Survivors and Caregivers
With obesity now linked to 13 different cancers, pursuing interventions focused on healthy eating and exercise are of critical importance for the health of cancer survivors and their caregivers.