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UF College of Nursing Top 10 Public College in NIH Funding Ranking 

The University of Florida College of Nursing’s National Institutes of Health funding for 2023 cracked the top 10 among public colleges for the first time, according to the latest rankings by the Blue Ridge Institute for Medical Research. The College of Nursing also ranked No. 17 nationally among all schools…

AI technology: A promising aid in nursing education and beyond

Nurses would probably be more satisfied, experience less burnout and stay in the profession longer if they had broad access to AI, according to Lisiane Pruinelli, PhD, MS, RN, FAMIA, associate professor at the University of Florida College of Nursing.  “Many nurses leave the profession because of all the heavy…

State scholarship program to benefit 40 University of Florida nursing students

New state funding will make 40 scholarships available to University of Florida students entering the UF College of Nursing’s Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing program, enabling those not typically eligible for traditional scholarships to pursue a rapid-entry nursing degree. The funding is part of the…

Lakeshia Cousin awarded UF Health Cancer Center Rising Star of the Year

College of Nursing Assistant Professor Lakeshia Cousin, PhD, APRN, AGPCNP-BC was recently recognized as a UF Health Cancer Center Rising Star of the Year. Cousin received the award during the Cancer Center’s annual event on Jan. 12, celebrating the past year’s successes. She was recognized for her accomplishments in the Cancer Control…