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UCLA School of Nursing Master's Programs Jump to #16 in 2022 U.S. News Rankings

The UCLA School of Nursing master of science in nursing (MSN) degree programs jumped four spots this year, ranking No. 16 in U.S.

    June 14, 2021

 

 

UCLA School of Nursing Welcomes New Associate Dean for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion

Dr. Robert Lucero joins the UCLA School of Nursing as Associate Dean for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion; Professor of Nursing; and the Inaugural Adrienne H. Moseley Endowed Chair in Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion beginning May 4th 2021. Previously, he was a University Term Professor; Associate Professor of Nursing; and Graduate Faculty in the Center for Latin American Studies at the University of Florida College of Nursing

  • June 13, 2021

Lin Zhan named dean of the UCLA School of Nursing

In addition to her work on health equity, Zhan’s scholarly interests include increasing diversity in higher education

Lin Zhan, currently dean of the University of Memphis Loewenberg College of Nursing and an expert on health equity for the vulnerable, will be the new dean of the UCLA School of Nursing, effective Aug. 1.

  • June 12, 2021

VA Greater Los Angeles Health Care System, UCLA launch Nurse Residency program

The UCLA School of Nursing and VA Greater Los Angeles Health Care System will launch a post-baccalaureate nurse residency program in September 2020. The program will prepare nurses to address the health care needs of our nation’s veterans and their families.

“This program will provide support for our new graduates as they transition from an educational environment to a demanding clinical environment,” said Linda Sarna, dean of the nursing school. “With strong mentorship and guidance, these new nurses will gain extensive experience in providing quality care to our veterans.”

  • June 09, 2021