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The Gator Nurse Fall 2018

The fall issue of The Gator Nurse magazine is now online! Read about our plans to renovate the college’s Pettengill Nursing Resource Center to create a state-of-the-art Innovation and Learning Lab (and how you can help!). Also meet our new faculty, learn about faculty and student accomplishments and find out…

Gator Nurses Give Thanks

Whether it’s scholarship support, the brightest students, professors who truly care, or the many opportunities available at the UF College of Nursing, Gator Nursing students and faculty share what they are thankful for this Thanksgiving.

Schentrup Receives NP State Award

Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs Denise Schentrup, DNP, APRN, BC, is the recipient of the 2019 Nurse Practitioner State Award for Excellence from the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. This annual award recognizes an individual nurse practitioner in each state who has demonstrated excellence in practice. Schentrup serves as clinical…

Veterans and Gator Nurse alumni establish MSC Patriot Award

McFarlane (right) with MSC Patriot Award recipient Terry Tokash. This Veterans’ Day, the UF College of Nursing salutes the three veterans and Gator Nurse alumni who established the MSC Patriot Award, which provides scholarship assistance to nursing students…

Wilkie co-leading grant to establish a cancer health equity center

The National Cancer Institute has awarded a five-year, $16 million grant to establish a cancer health equity center at the University of Florida and partner institutions. The Florida-California Cancer Research, Education and Engagement, or CaRE2, Health Equity Center will be an interdisciplinary, intercollegiate effort involving researchers from UF, Florida…

How Gator Nursing students spend their summer

Although students in the Traditional BSN program technically have the summer off from classes, Gator Nurses always take advantage of any opportunity to learn and grow. These incoming seniors share their experiences from this summer — participating in study abroad programs, volunteering in health clinics and learning valuable nursing skills in…

The Gator Nurse – Summer 2018

The summer issue of The Gator Nurse is available to read online! Check out how the College of Nursing transformed the BSN curriculum to graduate the ideal nurse and read all about our faculty, student and alumni accomplishments!…

BSN Convocation Inspires Students

Keynote speaker Dr. Beverly Malone   All 336 College of Nursing undergraduate students attended the inaugural BSN Convocation during the first week of the fall semester. During this two-hour event, students were brought together as an orientation and welcome to the semester,…