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September 2021arrow

Nursing education beyond the hospital earns national award

September 15, 2021

A partnership between the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing and Rolling Oaks, a senior independent living community of the Volunteers of America, earns a national award for innovative program while preparing future nurses for community health.

Medical-surgical nurses earn national recognition with PRISM Award

September 9, 2021

The Accelerated Access Unit at UC Davis Medical Center receives national recognition for the collective achievements and contributions of the nursing staff of the medical-surgical unit.

July 2021arrow

2020 Deans’ Excellence Awards recognize School of Medicine and Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing faculty, staff and teams

July 9, 2021

This year’s Deans’ Excellence Awards recognize the exceptional contributions of School of Medicine and Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing faculty, staff and teams across UC Davis Health that are transforming education, patient care and community health.

June 2021arrow

UC Davis Health scientist awarded Pew Scholarship to beat bacteria behind tuberculosis

June 18, 2021

Bennett Penn, assistant professor of infectious diseases and of medical microbiology and immunology, has been named a 2021 Pew Scholar in the Biomedical Sciences. He will receive funding over the next four years to investigate how bacteria causing tuberculosis build resistance to antibiotics.

New Diamond Doc Award recognizes exceptional patient care

June 11, 2021

UC Davis Health recognized 35 doctors who received high scores from patients through the HCAHP survey with the new Diamond Doc Award.

Nurse manager Barbara Gumnor receives 2021 UC Davis Sustainability Champion Award (video)

June 11, 2021

Barbara Gumnor, nurse manager on East 6 at UC Davis Medical Center, was recently honored for reducing red bag waste by bringing successful workflows and processes from her unit to the entire Patient Care Services division.

May 2021arrow

'An awesome change agent' (video)

May 4, 2021

Victoria Ngo, a Health Systems and Community Leadership Postdoctoral Fellow at the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis, receives the UC Davis Chancellor's Achievement Award for Diversity and Community for her postdoctoral research.