Victoria Jackson

Nurse enjoys smooth transition to family nurse practitioner role

Victoria Jackson wanted to see a bigger picture of health care than what she saw as a nurse so she pursued a master’s degree as a family nurse practitioner. She says the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing program’s unique group-based learning and clinical rotations exposed her to what she needed to be a health leader.

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StephenCavanaghUC Davis announces new dean

Stephen J. Cavanagh, dean of the College of Nursing at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, is set to join UC Davis July 22. Cavanagh is recognized for his expertise in interprofessional education and practice along with workforce development.

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Physician assistant graduate says school prepared him for ‘real dealPhysician assistant graduate says school prepared him for ‘real deal’

Patrick Nguyen, a 2018 alumnus of the UC Davis physician assistant program, says his education, faculty set him up for first position as fellow at UC Davis Medical Center Radiology Department within months of graduation.

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Video: UC Davis nursing students innovate, rethink smoking cessation

Former smokers and tobacco treatment experts partner with nursing students to design innovative high-tech solutions to stop tobacco use as part of the Technology and Innovations in Health Care course. The course is designed for nursing students to think creatively about the practice, process and delivery of health care.
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