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    • Faculty Research Cited to Support CA State Bill

      May 16, 2017 by Katherine Sylvestre
      The California Dialysis Patient Safety Act (SB 349) aims to require a ratio of one registered nurse for every eight patients, reducing RN workload in hemodialysis treatment facilities by approximately four patients per nurse.
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    • PhD Candidate Receives $6K NEF Scholarship

      May 16, 2017 by Katherine Sylvestre
      CU College of Nursing PhD candidate Andrea LeClaire, PhD(c), MSHA, BSN, RN, NEA-BC, has been awarded the Eleanor C. Lambertsen Scholarship from Nurses Educational Funds, Inc.
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    • Honors student research a success at WIN conference

      May 4, 2017 by Asia Groves
      Undergraduate Honors student Alex David was among the hundreds of students and professionals to present research at the Western Institute of Nursing’s (WIN) 50th Annual Communicating Nursing Research Conference in April.
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    • Amanda Nenabar

      Alumna recognized as CNS of the Year

      Apr 20, 2017 by Asia Groves
      ​Dr. Amanda Nenaber, DNP, APRN, CCNS, ACNS-BC, was named the 2017 CNS of the Year by the National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists (NACNS). Nenaber, who earned both her MS and DNP degrees from the CU College of Nursing, is the Transitions of Care Program Director at University of Colorado Hospital (UCH).
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    • Ann Wislowski holds her three scholarship certificates

      PhD student earns three university scholarships

      Apr 19, 2017 by Asia Groves
      PhD student Ann Wislowski was recently awarded three university scholarships to fund her doctoral education, more than any other student in her cohort.
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    • Students share experiences of first study abroad trip to Ecuador

      Apr 19, 2017 by Katherine Sylvestre
      ​Jennifer Dailey-Vail, DNP, RN, WHNP-BC, led eight students on a study abroad trip to Quito, Ecuador last winter. “This is the first time these students, through the College of Nursing, have been able to earn degree program credit outside of the United States in the advanced practice curriculum.”
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    • Aimee Techau

      PHMNP Student Selected as Grantee for AACN/NIDA ​​​​​​​Substance Abuse Disorder Grant

      Mar 21, 2017 by Katherine Sylvestre
      Aimee Techau, a master’s degree student in the CU College of Nursing Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) program, has received a $10,000 substance abuse disorder grant from the American Association of Colleges of Nursing and the National Institute of Drug Abuse.
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    • Kristiana Avery

      PhD Student Receives Sigma Theta Tau International Research Grant​​

      Mar 20, 2017 by Katherine Sylvestre
      Endowed Pre-Doctoral Fellow in Psychiatric Nursing and PhD student Kristiana Avery, MS, APRN, PMHNP-BC, competed against doctoral students from across the Western region to be awarded $10,000 for the Sigma Theta Tau International/Western Institute of Nursing Research Grant​​. Her winning project will explore the diagnostic abilities of genetic allele variants in CACNA1C, the gene that encodes for calcium channels.​
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    • FNP students serve Aurora community at DAWN Clinic

      Mar 20, 2017 by Asia Groves
      Over the past six months, Krista Estes, DNP, FNP-C, Assistant Professor and Specialty Director of the Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) program at the CU College of Nursing, has partnered with the CU School of Medicine to provide nurse practitioner students with clinical experience at the DAWN Clinic.
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    • NP pursues DNP to improve outcomes in pediatric ER

      Mar 13, 2017 by Trisha Buck
      ​Nurses pursuing the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) will shape the future of clinical nursing and evidence-based practice.
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    • Center for Midwifery to open clinic

      Jan 20, 2017 by College of Nursing Marketing
      The Center for Midwifery (CFM) is in the process of expanding into Northern Colorado, opening a new location in Longmont in August 2017. Jessica Anderson, MSN, CNM, WHNP-BC, Senior Instructor, Center for Midwifery Director, says this is part of a longstanding goal to replicate the CFM and Anschutz Medical Campus model of "evidence-based care, alternative labor/birth options, family centered care, strong community partnerships, and solid collaboration with nursing and other provider groups" in other locations.​
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    • C-P.A.W.W. 2016 Update

      Nov 11, 2016 by College of Nursing Marketing
      ​It’s been a bustling summer for Canines Providing Assistance to Wounded Warriors (C-P.A.W.W.).
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    • Family Nominates Hammond for CO Hall of Fame

      Nov 11, 2016 by College of Nursing Marketing
      Zipporah Parks Hammond (1924-2011), BS '46, has been nominated for induction to the Colorado Hall of Fame three times.
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