Lori Anderson, the daughter of an Oconomowoc school nurse, saw the daily challenges of school nurses even as a kid: not enough time, too few resources and isolation from peers.
As a clinical professor at UW-Madison’s School of Nursing, Anderson helped tackle those problems by creating a web-based tool that school nurses in 30 Wisconsin counties and across West Virginia are using to treat and better understand kids’ chronic illnesses.
The Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI), will induct Professor Emerita Dr. Karen Frick Pridham, PhD, RN, FAAN, into the International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame on July 25, 2015.
Is it important to pursue a nurse residency program? When should we start sending out job applications? Do you have back up when a patient nears the end of life?
These were just a few of the many questions that University of Wisconsin–Madison School of Nursing students asked recent graduates during “Life after Nursing School,” an event organized by the School’s Center for Aging Research and Education (CARE) and the UW–Madison Geriatric Interest Group.
Meet the CARDS™: the Community Advisors on Research Design and Strategy. The CARDS™ constitute a core service of the Wisconsin Network for Research Support (WINRS), based at the University of Wisconsin–Madison School of Nursing.