School of Nursing Distinctions

School of Nursing Features

The people who make up the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing represent diverse backgrounds and are united in their passion to improve health and transform health care. The stories below highlight some of the people and programs that make up the school.

Nurse Ju-A Son prepares an infant bed in the UC Davis Health neonatal intensive care unit.

Not your traditional nursing school

A graduate of the 2021 Class of the Master’s Entry Program in Nursing, Ju-A Son credits the critical thinking and communications skills at the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis for how she serves babies and families. As a registered nurse in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at UC Davis Medical Center, she cares for the babies who are critically ill and require extra support to help them breathe.

Read and watch Ju-A’s story