School of Nursing
New Faculty Hope to Marry Nursing Research with Psychology, Neuroscience Studies
March 23, 2020
Recent transplants from West Virginia, Natalie Shook and Steven Kinsey have brought their collaborative approaches to research and their interactive styles of teaching to the lab and the classroom as the UConn School of Nursing’s newest faculty members.
For Second Year in a Row, School of Nursing Recognized for Supporting Veterans
February 11, 2020
For the second year in a row, the School of Nursing was recognized by UConn’s Office of Veterans Affairs and Military Programs for collecting the most donations to the 7th Annual Homeless Veteran Care Package Drive.
Nursing Faculty Member, Neag School Alum Receives UConn Teaching Fellow Award
January 16, 2020
Neag School alumnus Thomas J. Van Hoof ’92 MD, ’96 MA, associate professor at UConn’s schools of Nursing and Medicine, has been recognized by the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL) as one of two 2019-20 University Teaching Fellows.
Spotlight on Services: CRNAs
January 15, 2020
When it comes to procedures requiring anesthesia, UConn Health’s certified registered nurse anesthetists are a crucial part of patient care.
My Eye-Opening Nursing Placement in Sri Lanka
January 10, 2020
UConn Nursing graduate Teresa Lynders ’17 (NUR) recently traveled to Kandy, Sri Lanka, on a nursing internship to see the differences between healthcare in the U.S. and the developing world.
CEIN/BS Students Celebrate Pinning, Commencement
December 13, 2019
On December 12, 2019, students from four UConn campuses – Avery Point, Waterbury, Stamford, and Storrs – gathered with their friends, family, and faculty at the Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts to celebrate the newest graduates from the School of Nursing’s CEIN/BS program. In total, 142 graduates earned their pins and certificates and embarked on the next steps in their nursing careers.
2019 SPARK Technology Commercialization Fund Recipients
October 10, 2019
Past SPARK recipients have won over $4 million in extramural follow-on funding and have formed several startups after receiving the $50K proof-of-concept grant.
Hundreds of UConn Interprofessional Health Students Gather at UConn Health
October 9, 2019
On Oct. 4 for the annual Deans’ Afternoon more than 450 health professional students from across 9 UConn schools and programs gathered together at UConn Health.
‘I’m a Nurse… I Can’t Let You Do This’
September 19, 2019
UConn Health nurse practitioner shares her story of how she talked a disturbed patient off the ledge.
START Preliminary Proof of Concept Fund Recipients
September 13, 2019
Through a generous grant from the CTNext Higher Education Fund last year, the Office of the Vice President for Research (OVPR) has been administering an early stage translational research funding program called the START Preliminary Proof of Concept Fund. Under the grant, funding is provided to investigators at Central Connecticut State University, Southern Connecticut State […]