Alumni and events
As alumni of the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis, you are the school’s most important asset and its greatest strength. As leaders in health care organizations, faculty at higher education institutions, members of primary-care teams and influencers within policy-making bodies, you illustrate how graduates fulfill the vision and mission of the school.
Through word-of-mouth support to promote the school and financial support to enable future students to benefit from the philanthropy that yielded your education, your involvement is critical to the future success of the school. Through your partnership, faculty, staff and students at the School of Nursing discover ways to advance health, improve quality of care and shape policy.
Latest school news
Dec. 2 — Professor emerita shares journey in emeriti association video interview
Mary Lou de Leon Siantz, a professor emerita from the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing, was featured on a recent video from the UC Davis Emerita Association. Mary Lou came to Davis in 2011 as a founding faculty member of the School of Nursing. She retired in 2019. In 2013, she was appointed UC Davis Founding Director of the Center for the Advancement of Multicultural Perspectives on Science (CAMPOS), established to promote women in STEM science, starting with Latinas. In the interview, she discusses her background, academic journey and her research, which has focused on the impact of migration on the health and development of Hispanic migrant and immigrant children and families. Mary Lou is interviewed by her colleague and cousin, Olivia Campa, assistant professor of Internal Medicine and Mary Lou’s cousin. The UC Davis Emeriti Association’s video interviews preserve the history of UC Davis and its retired professors.