Interested in becoming a Certified Informatics Nurse or want to learn more about the field? Then don’t miss the Nursing Informatics Boot Camp from April 15–17, 2016. Presented by the University of Wisconsin–Madison School of Nursing with support from Epic, the Nursing Informatics Boot Camp will cover foundations of practice and will focus on current informatics trends and health issues.
Congratulations to Hillary Kirking, member of the first-place interprofessional team in the Wisconsin Area Health Education Centers' statewide healthcare case competition. Her UW–Madison team, which included two students from the School of Pharmacy and one each from the School of Veterinary Medicine and the School of Medicine and Public Health, shared honors and a $3000 prize.
The University of Wisconsin–Madison School of Nursing is pleased to welcome Dr. Lin Wang, a researcher from Shanghai Jiao Tong University. Wang’s primary research focuses on factors related to nurse retention in Chinese hospitals.
Check out the first issue of ForwardNursing, the new UW–Madison School of Nursing alumni magazine.
Barb Bowers is featured in a Wake Up Wisconsin segment about the caregiver app (formerly known as eCARE) her team is developing with support from the Cargill Foundation.
The search to replace Dean Katharyn May, who is stepping down in 2016 after 15 years at the helm of the University of Wisconsin–Madison School of Nursing, is underway.