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  • UR Nursing Associate Dean Serves as Journal's Guest Editor

    Wednesday, August 04, 2021 — Mitchell J. Wharton, University of Rochester School of Nursing’s associate dean for equity and inclusion, served as a guest editor of a special edition of the Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care. The issue focused on racism, ...

  • A career in health care may have seemed inevitable, but Juliana Weiss forged her own path into nursing

    Tuesday, August 03, 2021 — Juliana Weiss, chosen as one of the cohort’s class speakers, joined her classmates and participated in the December pinning ceremony from home due to COVID-19.

  • After Two Years with a Full Plate, Former Chef Justin Wilks Ready to ‘Embrace the Calm’

    Wednesday, July 28, 2021 — As someone who thrives under pressure, Justin Wilks left behind the frying pan of cooking for the fire of nursing. After 10 years as a professional chef, he now works as an RN at Highland Hospital. His ability to succeed amid chaos was tested ...

  • Carrying on a Family Legacy, Alana Ramos Exemplifies Compassion, Concern for Others

    Wednesday, July 28, 2021 — When Alana Ramos ’14N, ’21N (MS) read those words to describe the winner of the Elizabeth Clinger Young Award, only one name came to mind: Mom.

  • UR School of Nursing Receives Grant to Educate NP Students To Address Childhood Trauma

    Friday, July 16, 2021 — Depression, anxiety, and suicidality in youth are a growing concern in New York and across the nation and are linked to traumatic experiences. The University of Rochester School of Nursing received nearly $1 million from the Health Resources and ...