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Congratulations to the eleven recipients of this year's "40 Under 40 Emerging Nurse Leaders Award" who have connections to the UIC College of Nursing!
Since 2013, the White Coat Ceremony has been an early milestone in the undergraduate and master’s program for nursing students at UIC. Held each September, the ceremonial cloaking each new student in a College of Nursing lab coat symbolizes his or her transition into nursing education. By accepting the coat, the student affirms a commitment to becoming a professional nurse who provides compassionate and high-quality care.
Four distinguished faculty members from the College of Nursing, as well as three outstanding alumnae, have been selected by the American Academy of Nursing (AAN) to join its Class of 2016 fellows. Fellowship in the AAN is considered the highest honor in the nursing profession.
UIC News is reporting the sad news that Lillian Runnerstrom, former professor and head of maternal/child nursing at the UIC College of Nursing, passed away on June 12th at the age of 95.
The National Center for Rural Health Professions is holding their annual Rural Health Careers Camp this week.
Kathleen F. Norr, PhD is the 2016 recipient of UIC College of Nursing (CON) Distinguished Researcher award.
Congratulations to Theresa Williams who will receive the UIC Silver Circle Teaching Excellence Award. This award has been given each year since 1966 to honor UIC faculty members chosen by the senior class for their outstanding teaching ability.