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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…

2024 DMS Nursing Leadership Conference Registration

Join the UF College of Nursing on Friday, Feb. 16, 2024, for the Dorothy M. Smith Conference at the Hilton UF Conference Center Hotel in Gainesville, FL! This exclusive event will be conducted in person, providing a unique opportunity for networking and engagement. Don’t miss out –…

Wilkie affirms commitment to cancer health equity through renewed CaRE2 funding

Thanks to a renewed partnership, the College of Nursing will champion cancer equity as part of an interdisciplinary effort for another five years. To support innovative research addressing cancer disparities, the Florida-California Cancer Research, Education and Engagement Health Equity Center, or CaRE2, at UF recently received a…

AFHC Featured in ‘Greater Good’ on PBS

If you watch the local PBS station, WUFT, you may catch our very own Archer Family Health Care being featured there! The clinic was invited to participate in Greater Good, a program that features local non-profit organizations making a difference in the community. The segment premiered…

Gator Nurse Inspires the Next Generation

Traditional BSN student Maresa McNeill is paving the way for two generations of Gator Nurses! Learn how she is studying to become a nurse, alongside her 14-year-old daughter Santana, in this Q&A. Why did you decide to return to college to earn your nursing degree? Maresa (right) with daughter, Santana.