Healthy People on a Healthy Planet Conference

The UW-Milwaukee Healthy People on a Healthy Planet Conference was held on Friday, September 27, 2019. This was an interdisciplinary global health conference, focusing on the 17 United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), through a community nursing lens. The public… Read More

Teaching Today’s Students for Tomorrow’s America (TTSTA)

Since 2015, Dr. Bev Zabler has been funded by the U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration for a grant entitled, “Nurse Education Practice, Quality, and Retention – Interprofessional Collaborative Practice (IPCP) Interprofessional Education (IPE)” (HRSA UD7HP28542, for $1,337,115). This grant… Read More

Student Success Profile: Jordan Davis

Catie Middleton San Juan Island, located in Wash., is a place unlike any other. With clean, cool Pacific Northwest air, and the potential for whale sightings whenever the coastline is in view, the island is, in a word, stunning. For… Read More

Psychiatric Mental Health at UW-Milwaukee

Nearly one in five U.S. adults lives with a mental illness (44.7 million in 2016), according to the National Institutes of Mental Health. Many of these disorders are identified mid to late adolescence, but left untreated, resulting in lifetime symptoms…. Read More

In Honor of Nurses

UWM alumna Ilona Ontscherenki had an epiphany watching her father, Simon, undergo cancer treatment at West Allis Memorial Hospital. “I began to see what amazing skills nurses hold and the boundless capacity for empathy and compassion necessary for them to… Read More