Tampa, FL (Dec. 15, 2016) – The National Institutes of Nursing Research (NINR) has awarded more than $1.9 million to the University of South Florida College of Nursing to study an audio-recording reorientation intervention to prevent delirium in the intensive care unit.
Celebrating diversity is important to faculty and staff at USF College of Nursing. That’s why the college hosted the international food and cultural awareness day on Dec. 8 to celebrate everyone’s diverse roots and healthy cuisines.
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) student, Crystal Williams, was recently selected to become a liaison for Graduate Nursing Student Academy (GNSA).
Cecile Lengacher, PhD, professor and pre-doctoral fellowship program director at the USF College of Nursing, was selected to become fellow of the American Psychosocial Oncology Society (APOS).
For Eduardo Alegria, going to college after serving in the military, seemed an impossible dream. Now, with just a few days away from graduation, he can’t believe he did it. “Going into the classroom was harder than being deployed,” said Alegria.
Nursing profession recently took center stage at USF Shimberg Health Sciences Library, Nov. 14 through Nov. 18. The library showcased an archive of postcards and images of nursing and nurses from around the world.
USF College of Nursing remembered the life and career of Former Dean, Patricia A. Burns. PhD, during a special ceremony on Nov. 18. Dr. Burns, who was also a USF Health senior associate vice president, passed away on Sept. 21. She was 77.
Nurse practitioners play a critical role in health care. Their life-changing work and service make a tremendous contribution to patient outcomes. That impact is seen at USF Nursing and its faculty and students nurse practitioners. They continue to transform the profession in various ways, including their community involvement in Tampa Bay and beyond.