A "student-driven and faculty guided" group of School of Nursing students will travel to Guatamala in May to assist at-risk populations in locales ranging from orphanages to a women's prison. More information, including details about how you can help, are at the LEAP website.
Happy Holidays from the School of Nursing!
Congratulations to the 2013 graduating DNP class!
More than 80 UTC nursing students and faculty members recently provided a health fair for the city’s homeless community. Click a photo above or read the full story.
Dr. Linda Hill, Coordinator of the Nurse Anesthesia Concentration, was elected to serve another two-year term (2013 to 2015) on the Tennessee Association of Nurse Anesthetists Board of Directors as Director of District IV. Dr. Hill was also appointed as Chair of the TANA Education Committee for 2013-2014.
Faculty and staff were on hand to show renovated spaces in the Metropolitan building, including the new Home Health simulation lab.
School of Nursing students joined thousands who supported the fight against breast cancer at the 2013 Komen Race for the Cure.
Recommended: the Chattanoogan.com article by John Shearer with pictures of recent renovations.
In May 2012 a group of registered nurses took their first Gateway class on the journey to earning a BSN. On the last day of July 2013, the same group completed their final Gateway class. Congratulations! This is the eighth cohort to complete the courses since the Gateway program was established in 2007.