Dr. Ann Marie McCarthy was presented with a Hancher-Finkbine Medallion during the 101st Finkbine Dinner, which was held April 10 at the Iowa Memorial Union.
To some practitioners, once undergraduate and master’s degrees are completed, and a long, distinguished career as a nurse anesthetist has been achieved, returning to the higher education circuit, as a student, some 36 years later may seem arduous or even unnecessary—but not to Terry Wicks.
Iowa City Free Medical and Dental Clinic represents the best qualities of our community
By Barbara Vinograde | Iowa City Press-Citizen | 4/3/2018
College of Nursing PhD candidate Sohyun Kim recently won the University of Iowa Stanley Award for International Research for her dissertation which is titled “Dementia: Korean Family Caregiver Needs on Informational Supports.”
College of Nursing student Yurico Martinez was presented with a unique opportunity during a recent journey to Guatemala: to improve the lives of some of the country’s underserved children, one smile at a time.
What makes Mary Horn’s journey into professional nursing so remarkable is its history of consistency. Not only did she realize that she wanted to go into nursing at a very young age (5 years old to be exact), but early on, Horn (BSN ′67 MSN ′97) also discovered her desire to specialize in pediatrics—a clinical practice bond that is just as strong today at the young age of 72.
Lisa Segre, PhD, associate professor, is dedicated to ensuring the mental well-being of new mothers in Iowa. For more than 10 years, her research has centered on evaluating a nurse-delivered depression treatment for new mothers via an intervention called Listening Visits, which was first developed in the United Kingdom before being implemented and evaluated for clinical practice in the United States.
Noon News | 2/7/2018
Congratulations to College of Nursing instructional track faculty member and DAISY Award winner, Mackenzie Kane!
Congratulations to January’s DAISY Award winner, Mackenzie Kane, MSN, RN, staff nurse in the Respiratory Specialty and Comprehensive Care Unit. Kane (right) was nominated for her holistic approach to patient care. A colleague wrote:
A Nurse Manager Who Is Growing the Nursing Profession
By Jamie Gold | Campaign for Action | 2/1/2018
The University of Iowa College of Nursing and North Iowa Area Community College (NIACC) have entered into a new agreement to allow NIACC nursing graduates to seamlessly transfer to the University of Iowa (UI) and complete their Bachelors of Nursing Science (BSN) degree in one year.