Month: May 2009

VCU School of Nursing hosts VASSA conference

On May 27, approximately 70 nurse educators and health care professionals from across the state gathered for the fourth annual Virginia State Simulation Alliance (VASSA) Conference. Hosted by the VCU School of Nursing, the event focused on a variety of issues related to incorporating simulation into nursing education and clinical practice. According to Reba Moyer […]

Victoria Menzies receives nursing faculty award

During the recent Week of the Nurse festivities at the VCU Health System, Victoria Menzies, PhD, APRN-BC, received the 2009 Nursing Faculty Award given by Nursing Services, in recognition of contributions made by nurse faculty. It was delightful to see the obvious regard and affection the psychiatric nursing staff have for Dr. Menzies based on […]

Register today for the Conference on Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders

On June 20, UVA will host Collaborating to Fight Alzheimer’s Disease: Integrated approaches to Research, Treatment and Care Giving. The keynote address will be presented by Steven T. DeKosky, MD, Vice President and Dean, UVA School of Medicine and the guest speaker will be Gary Small, MD, Director of the UCLA Center on Aging and […]

Congratulations to the Class of 2009

On May 15, the VCU School of Nursing held its annual Spring Recognition Ceremony to honor 175 new graduates. Those students officially graduated at the VCU ceremony on May 16. Congratulations Class of 2009. Photo slideshow