IDEAS: SolutionsBSN@Home Receives Prestigious Award
BSN@Home program receives award

The BSN@Home program, an online bachelor’s degree-completion program that provides a flexible distance learning option to busy registered nurses (RNs), is celebrating its 20-year anniversary. In 1996, the University of Wisconsin-Extension partnered with nursing programs at five UW institutions—UW-Eau Claire,… Read More

IDEAS: DiscoveryJonas Scholars Awarded at the CON
Nursing students receive Jonas Scholar Award

Nationally, The Jonas Nurse Leaders Scholar Program, was created in 2008 to support the educational development of nursing doctoral students, increasing the number of advanced practice nurses who can fill varied roles as primary care providers, nursing school faculty and… Read More

Take a look at the past

By Laurie Glass,RN, PhD, FAAN NursingMatters, May 2016 Nursing history is important because it provides a glimpse of where nurses have been, supplies ideas about dealing with today’s issues and can help look at the future. The profession has many… Read More

College of Nursing Alumni Make a Difference

As part of the 2016 UWM Alumni Community Engagement Week of Service, the UWM College of Nursing, Westlawn Partnership for a Healthier Environment, Housing Authority of the City of Milwaukee (HACM), and Westlawn residents organized the Westlawn Community Gardens Prep… Read More

Research areas aim at improved health

Rachel F. Schiffman, PhD, RN, FAAN and Sally P. Lundeen, PhD, RN, FAAN College of Nursing faculty at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee are engaged in research to improve the health of populations locally, nationally and globally. The scientific efforts are… Read More

IDEAS: SolutionsCongratulations to Natalie McAndrew, PhD Student
Congratulations to Natalie McAndrew, PhD Student

UW-Milwaukee College of Nursing proudly announces that PhD in Nursing student, Natalie McAndrew recently received two major accomplishments in March 2016. Natalie was chosen as one of only sixteen UW-Milwaukee PhD students to receive the UWM Distinguished Dissertation Fellowship (DDF)… Read More

IDEAS: DiscoveryTrust is Key to Boosting Diversity in Genetics Research
Trust is Key to Boosting Diversity in Genetics Research

Gene therapies could one day offer life-saving treatments for diabetes, cancer, sickle cell disease and other illnesses that disproportionately affect ethnic minorities, yet many black Americans have profound reason to be skeptical of genetic research. “The memory of Tuskegee is… Read More

UWM College of Nursing Celebrates 50 Years of Success

School celebrates 50 years of success Nursing Matters February 2016, Volume 27, Issue 2 Laurie K. Glass, PhD, RN, FAAN Professor Emerita, UW-Milwaukee College of Nursing Wisconsin’s largest nursing school is celebrating 50 years. The fourth collegiate nursing program… Read More

IDEAS: AccessHighlight of Dr. Aaron Buseh – Milwaukee to Liberia
Highlight of Dr. Aaron Buseh – Milwaukee to Liberia

Mike Strehlow sits with UWM’s Public Health professor Aaron Buseh for a fascinating look at his life straddling the two worlds of Milwaukee and Liberia. See the entire interview at: