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Veterans and Gator Nurse alumni establish MSC Patriot Award

Published: November 11th, 2018

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 with […]


College of Nursing postdoc receives federal training award for research

Published: September 12th, 2018

For the first time in its history, a University of Florida College of Nursing postdoctoral associate is the recipient of a National Institutes of Health F32 Ruth L. Kirschstein Postdoctoral […]


Memories from September 11: How one story of survival impacted a future Gator Nurse

Published: September 11th, 2018

Thousands of lives were changed on Sept. 11, 2001. For one young girl, the events of this day would shape her family, career path and future in nursing.


How Gator Nursing students spend their summer

Published: September 4th, 2018

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 […]

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BSN Convocation Inspires Students

Published: August 30th, 2018

  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 […]

Celebrating Summer 2018 Pinning and Commencement

Celebrating Summer 2018 Pinning and Commencement

Published: August 21st, 2018

This summer, the College of Nursing celebrated 102 Accelerated B.S.N. graduates, 64 R.N.-B.S.N. graduates, six D.N.P. graduates and four Ph.D. graduates during commencement ceremonies on the UF campus. The doctoral ceremony took place […]

Dean’s Message Summer 2018

Published: August 21st, 2018

Every year, we develop a theme that will guide our efforts and focus at the College of Nursing. Previous themes have included diversity and inclusion and innovation. This year, our […]

Transformation: How the New College of Nursing Curriculum Will Educate the Ideal Nurse

Transformation: How the New College of Nursing Curriculum Will Educate the Ideal Nurse

Published: August 21st, 2018

The landscape and science of health care is constantly evolving, and as members of the largest health profession in the United States, nurses must learn to grow and evolve as […]

Leslie Parker

Parker Awarded $2.4 Million R01 Grant

Published: August 14th, 2018

University of Florida Associate Professor Leslie Parker, Ph.D., ARNP, NNP-BC, was notified August 3 by the National Institute of Nursing Research that her research grant proposal, Optimal Feeding Tube Dwell Time […]


Ezenwa, Pieper to be Inducted as American Academy of Nursing Fellows

Published: June 28th, 2018

The 2018 Class of Fellows will be inducted in November in Washington, D.C.