Topic: Nursing

UT Austin to Launch New Doctorate for Nurses

July 23, 2015
Two student nurses in skills laboratory

UT Austin's School of Nursing has received final approval from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board to launch a doctor of nursing practice (DNP) degree program, a professional doctoral program designed to prepare graduates for today’s increasingly complex health care practice and clinical leadership roles.

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School of Nursing Awarded Grant to Address Nursing Faculty Shortage

Feb. 19, 2014

The University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing has received a grant of $20,000 from the Jonas Center for Nursing and Veterans Healthcare to help fund the scholarships of two doctoral nursing students in 2014.

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Nursing Researchers Receive $2.2 Million NIH Grant for Multiple Sclerosis Cognitive Rehabilitation Study

Dec. 3, 2013

Alexa Stuifbergen, dean of The University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing, and Heather Becker, a research scientist at the school, have received a $2.2 million National Institutes of Health (NIH) grant to continue their study on improving the quality of life for people coping with multiple sclerosis (MS), particularly those with cognitive impairments.

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Staff stories

Oct. 11, 2011
Staff stories

About 11,000 staff members keep the university running like a well-oiled machine. Four staff members share how they help make that happen.

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Health Care Research Spanning Many Disciplines to be Presented at Symposium

April 13, 2011