Nominate an Instructor for the DAISY Award

What Is The DAISY Faculty Award? The DAISY Foundation, as part of its service to the nursing profession’s role in patient care, established The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nursing Faculty (includes clinical teaching staff as well). The purpose of this… Read More

Congratulations to our MNRS Presenters

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Congratulations to the UWM College faculty and students who are presenting at the Midwest Nursing Research Society (MNRS) online conference Thursday, April 2 and Friday, April 3. **If you are registered for MNRS, please consider attending one of these presentations…. Read More

COVID-19 campus resources

Corona Questions

With COVID-19 rapid increase we would like to provide you with UWM’s fact pages which will be updated with the latest information for students, faculty, staff, and partners. Please see UWM’s latest developments on COVID-19. This page is for all… Read More

DNP student featured in Time

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    DNP Student Heidi Wheeler was featured in Time this month- “27 people bridging divides across America.” Her DNP project will focus on policy and diversity of the nursing workforce. (Pictured- Erica Turner and Heidi Wheeler- Bridge The Divide… Read More

Dressel appointed Chair-Elect of the APHA

Dressel Chair APHA

Anne Dressel, Assistant Professor and Director of the Center for Global Health Equity, has been appointed Chair-Elect (2020) and Chair (2021) of the American Public Health Association (APHA) national Action Board. In her new role, Dressel also serves as co-Chair… Read More

To stop virus, public cooperation is key

UWM College of Nursing Alumna and Director of Clinic Operations for the Health Department, Julie Katrichis is quoted in the Journal Sentinel regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Alumna elected Vice President of Sigma

Karen Gorton, PhD, RN, FNP, MS, has been elected Vice President of Sigma Theta Tau International (Sigma), one of the most influential nursing organizations across the world. In the role of Vice President, Gorton will support President Ricciardi in his vision… Read More

Nursing alumni to receive UWM Community Service Award

Two UW-Milwaukee College of Nursing alumni will receive the Alumni Association Community Service Award this April 3 at the Pfister Hotel. “The Community Service Award honors those alumni who have generously contributed their time and talents for the enrichment of… Read More

UW Flex Option RN to BSN Earns ANCC Award

The American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) awarded the 2019 Innovations in Professional Nursing Education Award for Public Colleges and Universities to the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Bachelor of Science in Nursing program offered through the UW Flexible Option. This… Read More