May 6th – 12th is Nurses Week, the week we celebrate the 29 million nurses around the world. Learn about two nurses who are making an impact in the communities they serve.
Health Care Across Borders
Father Rudy Valenzuela maintains a clinic on each side of the U.S. – Mexico border and his work has improved the lives of thousands of people who otherwise would have been without access to care.
Leadership With A Nursing Foundation
Violeta Lewis parlayed her career in nursing into a drive to serve her constituents, both as a nursing educator and as the mayor of her hometown.
These are just two stories of the thousands of alumni that have graduated from the UA College of Nursing. We serve communities across the globe, whether it be with one patient at the bedside or in pioneering new research. Learn how you can help support the education of the next generation of nurses.