College of Nursing News


  • Providing Resources to Care for Our Children

    May 8, 2013 by College of Nursing Marketing
    On the fifth floor of Education 2 North, past College of Nursing offices and all the way down the hall to a bright and open seating area, is a small group of offices that is home to a one-of-a-kind resource in the country: The National Resource Center for Health and Safety in Child Care and Early Education (NRC).
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  • Preventing Harm in Child Care

    May 8, 2013 by College of Nursing Marketing
    ​The National Resource Center for Health and Safety in Child Care and Early Education at the CU College of Nursing has released Stepping Stones to Caring for Our Children, 3rd Edition (SS3).
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  • Clinic Offers Promise for Pregnancy-Related Depression

    May 1, 2013 by College of Nursing Marketing
    The PROMISE Clinic was established in 2009 to provide on-site screening, evaluation and treatment for perinatal women experiencing mood and anxiety disorders.
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  • Kim Morris: On the Front Line of the Future of Nursing

    Apr 26, 2013 by College of Nursing Marketing
    “I used to read medical encyclopedias for fun,” says DNP student Kim Morris, MS '02, DNP, '14. “I’ve always been fascinated by pathology and disease.”
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  • Stacey Wall: Expanding the Role of Nurse Practitioners

    Apr 19, 2013 by College of Nursing Marketing
    “My goal is to implement an inpatient hospitalist clinical rotation for nurse practitioner students at Children’s Hospital Colorado’s main campus as well as several network of care satellite locations.”
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  • Kathy Magilvy Leaves Legacy in Students and ‘Grand Students’

    Apr 12, 2013 by College of Nursing Marketing
    With a College of Nursing career spanning more than 30 years, Kathy Magilvy, PhD, RN, FAAN, has longevity few here can share.
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  • College Welcomes Berardinelli

    Apr 11, 2013 by College of Nursing Marketing
    Candace Berardinelli, PhD, RN, began working with the CU College of Nursing on Jan. 7 as a visiting associate professor.
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  • Grassroots Growth: Retreat Leads to Big Ideas

    Apr 11, 2013 by College of Nursing Marketing
    In January, faculty, staff, students and clinical partners from the College of Nursing gathered for a full day retreat called “Liberating Structures.” Consultant Keith McCandless led the group through several exercises to help build creativity and vision for the college.
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  • Center for Midwifery Offers State’s Only Hospital-Based Water Birth Experience

    Apr 9, 2013 by College of Nursing Marketing
    University of Colorado Hospital Center for Midwifery has been offering water births for the past 15 to 20 years, but when the Center for Midwifery opened in 2004 as a boutique midwifery practice promoting water births, more women began to see the appeal of easing their labor and delivery in the warm, calming waters of a pool.
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  • College of Nursing MS Options Address National Need

    Apr 9, 2013 by College of Nursing Marketing
    The University of Colorado became proactive in responding to the nursing shortage and the closure of the geriatric nurse practitioner master’s degree option by revising the adult (ANP), family (FNP) and women’s health nurse practitioner (WHNP) specialty options to include more geriatric content.
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  • Catching Babies

    Mar 29, 2013 by College of Nursing Marketing
    According to a recent study published in the Journal of Midwifery and Women’s Health, midwives attended the births of 8.1 percent of the country’s babies in 2009—a record high.
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  • Interdisciplinary Teams Solve Real-World Clinical Problems

    Mar 1, 2013 by College of Nursing Marketing
    The IHQSE is a partnership between the College of Nursing, School of Medicine, Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Colorado Hospital and Children’s Hospital Colorado. The institute’s mission is to improve clinical outcomes and the patient experience across the campus’ multi-site care delivery system.
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  • Linda Flynn, PhD, RN, FAAN, Professor, Appointed PhD Program Director

    Dec 12, 2012 by College of Nursing Marketing
    Linda Flynn, PhD, RN, FAAN, professor, has been appointed PhD program director effective Dec. 1.
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