By Kathleen Christie Photography by Shawn Poynter
“Where does it hurt?”
Such a simple question. Yet many of us struggle to precisely verbalize a description or the extent of our pain. Now imagine how difficult it would be if you had no voice to communicate. Continue reading
In five years, the Precious Prints project has brought comfort to more than 500 area families who have experienced the loss of a child. Now a new effort aims to take the project nationwide. Continue reading
Chisa Huffman was six years old when she fell in love with nursing after a traumatic domestic violence incident sent her mother to the hospital. Continue reading
In 2004, the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) recommended moving all Advanced Practice Registered Nursing (APRN) programs to the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) level. Continue reading
A UT nursing professor hopes to bring the abstract world of health-care issues, coverage, and policy to the public in easy-to-understand digests with a newly launched series on WUOT called HealthConnections. Continue reading
The Center for Nursing Practice and the UT College of Nursing invite you to the second annual conference on nurse-led care and clinics: Continue reading
The College of Nursing has been named a National Hartford Center of Gerontological Nursing Excellence, a designation that recognizes its commitment to gerontological nursing. Continue reading
Date: May 12, 2017
Time: 7 p.m.
Location: Thompson Boling Arena
The Spring 2017 Commencement Ceremony will be held on Friday, May 12, 2017 at Thompson Boling Arena.
A reception honoring graduates will be held prior to the Commencement Ceremony in Circle Park from 4:30–5:30 p.m.
Visit the Commencement website for more details.
The Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Program is currently accepting applications for Fall 2017 For more information about the DNP Program and how to apply, please check out the DNP Admissions page on our website.
Blount Memorial Hospital in Maryville, Tennessee, is the latest hospital to partner with UT’s College of Nursing to provide the Precious Prints Project to families who have lost a child. The student-led project is a partnership with Grant Barton, owner and artist of Precious Metal Prints, and provides area hospitals free silver fingerprint charms to give to grieving families. Since its creation in 2011, the project has provided the special keepsakes to 450 families.
Read more about this project and the impact on patients’ lives in the Tennessee Today.