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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!

UF’s DNP Program Officially Reaccredited for Full 10 Years

The UF College of Nursing’s Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program was given official reaccreditation by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)  for a full 10 years. The CCNE accreditation “serves the public interest by assessing and identifying programs that engage in effective educational practices. As a voluntary, self‐regulatory process, CCNE accreditation supports and…

PhD Student Receives National Scholarship

PhD student, Cassandre Jean-Antoine, was selected as the recipient of the LYNNE EDWARDS RESEARCH SCHOLARSHIP.  The scholarship is sponsored by Dr. Linda Burnes-Bolton, past President of the National Black Nurses Association.   The scholarship is based on scholastic achievement and leadership for those pursuing a PhD in Nursing.  Cassandre’s research interest explores the attributes of minority…

Faculty Members Promoted

Sandra Citty, Ph.D., R.N., ARNP-BC, was promoted to clinical associate professor, effective July 1, 2017. Citty, who spends much of her time instructing undergraduate nursing students and mentoring graduate students in the DNP program, has focused her research on finding ways to improve electronic medical records, specifically regarding how nutritional supplements are documented, ordered and…