Calendar

Dec
1
Tue
Doctoral Student Graduate Celebration @ Online
Dec 1 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Please join us for a virtual ceremony! We will celebrate all our DNP and PhD graduates, hear from a student speaker and college leaders, and announce the poster presentation winners.

This virtual ceremony will premiere on YouTube. View online: https://youtu.be/hhXD10drFE4

Dec
10
Thu
College of Nursing Pinning Ceremony (Fall 2020) @ Online
Dec 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Please join us for a virtual pinning ceremony! We will celebrate all our new nurses, hear from student speakers and college leaders, give out student and faculty awards, and take the Nursing Pledge.

Stay tuned for a YouTube link. The video will automatically start at 10:30 a.m. Tune in and share your excitement in the comment section as it will all be in real-time. Once the video ends, it will remain on YouTube and can be re-watched at any time.

Feb
10
Thu
BHM: Virtual Racial Inequality in Healthcare Discussion
Feb 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Join us for a discussion on racial inequality in healthcare this Black History Month!

The discussion will be led by Dr. Tricia Penniecook, Vice Dean of Education and Faculty Affairs and Associate Professor for Community and Family Health within the USF College of Public Health.

Penniecook was a practicing physician in Mexico, and has extensive experience working in public health in the U.S. and Costa Rica.

Join us via Microsoft Teams here.

 

Feb
15
Tue
BHM: Virtual Real Talk Roundtable
Feb 15 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Join us as we celebrate Black History Month with a real talk roundtable featuring our Trailblazing nursing faculty: Dr. Wallena Gould, Dr. Janet Roman and Dr. Latiena Williams.

  • Dr. Gould- A Critical Race to Change the Face & Culture of Nursing: A Call to Action  
  • Dr. Roman- Heart Failure in African American Women: A Journey Through My Career  
  • Dr. Williams- Research Collaboration in the Faith-Based Community Setting: A Black Women’s Perspective 

Join via Microsoft TEAMS.

Feb
17
Thu
Soul Food Trucks @ The WELL Courtyard
Feb 17 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Join us to celebrate Black History Month by supporting our local black-owned food trucks!

Crab Daddy’s Surf & Turf and BBQ Time will be in the WELL Courtyard from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. on February 17, 2022.

$11 food vouchers will be given to the first 100 people who attend! See you there!

Day of Trailblazers @ MDN College of Nursing
Feb 17 @ 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Trailblazer Thursday will begin with high tea and spirits with Dr. Loretta Ford, nurse and the co-founder of the first nurse practitioner program followed by a panel discussion. Then we will introduce The Victoria and Alexander Rich Distinguished Lectureship Series lecturer, Candice Saunders, President and CEO at WellStar Health System.

Thursday, February 17, 2022, from 2:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

We would love to provide spirits and refreshments for those in attendance. Your RSVP helps to ensure that we can accommodate all guests. Please RSVP by reserving a ticket for this event by February 10, 2022.

RSVP HERE.

Parking will be provided.

Masks are highly encouraged.

Mar
2
Wed
Nursing Student Career Expo @ MDN College of Nursing
Mar 2 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Jump-start your professional career in nursing by networking with health care providers!

✅ Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital
✅ Advent Health
✅ Sarasota Memorial, Main, Sarasota Center and Venice Representation
✅ Bayfront Health St. Petersburg
✅ Lakeland Regional Health
✅ HCA Healthcare, West Florida Division
✅ Moffitt Cancer Center
✅ Nemours Children’s Health
✅ Empath Health
+ MORE TO COME!

This event allows students to meet healthcare recruiters, nurse educators and nurse managers to discuss the opportunities available within each organization.

Mar
10
Thu
Lunch & Learn @ CON Gathering Space
Mar 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

 

Participate in National Park Your Lunch Day by packing your favorite healthy food and joining us in the CON Gathering Space on March 10 at 12 p.m.

USF Health Promotions Specialist Karen Tally will present How to Care for Yourself as a Caregiver.

Learning Objectives:

  • Learn how to recognize and manage compassion fatigue
  • Learn how to practice self-care and stress management
  • Learn how to recognize and address emotional/binge eating habits

The first 25 attendees to arrive will receive a free WIRES t-shirt!