All Posts

UF nursing students, researchers EMBRACE collaboration for palliative care

Through a collaboration, University of Florida College Nursing students had the opportunity to work with and learn from seasoned researchers on a successful pilot study that found potential mutual benefits of caregivers giving daily massages to patients receiving hospice and palliative care.   Recent College of Nursing BSN students Kristina…

UF nursing researcher gets to the ‘heart’ of cardiac health disparities

When diagnostic tests for the heart were first created, scientists at the time did not fully consider that no two bodies are the same, especially between the sexes. According to University of Florida College of Nursing associate professor Jennifer Dungan, Ph.D., M.S.N., B.S.N, many of the current symptom…

UF College of Nursing Alumnus Named to the Gator100

Recognizing his exceptional entrepreneurship and innovative spirit, UF College of Nursing alumnus, Larry Siegel was named a Gator100. The Gator100 list serves as the University of Florida’s premier entrepreneurial awards program and recognizes the 100 fastest-growing, Gator-owned or led businesses in the world. Larry Siegel (left) and College of Nursing…

Pascale Bélony honored as outstanding young alumni

We are thrilled to recognize Gator Nurse Pascale Bélony (BSN 2018) today as the College of Nursing’s University of Florida Alumni Association’s 40 Gators Under 40 honoree. Bélony is a surgical nurse at Mount Sinai Medical Center in Miami Beach and represented her home country Haiti in the 70th Miss Universe…

UF College of Nursing and UF Health Call for Demonstration Project Proposals

We are pleased to announce a first-of-its-kind opportunity for UF College of Nursing faculty and UF Health nurses to apply for internal funding for nursing research and innovation projects. There will be a total of six awards granted with up to $10,000 in funding for each award. Submissions are due…