Media Coverage

2020 Media Coverage

UT Austin School of Nursing Ranked #13 among public schools of nursing and #22 among all schools of nursing in Best Nursing Schools: Master's Programs, and #14 among public schools and #24 among all schools of nursing in Best Nursing Schools: DNP Programs.

Posted: May 7, 2020
Publication: U.S. News & World Report 2021


Making sure underserved communities get the care they need during COVID-19 crisis

Posted: April 29, 2020
Publication: Fox 7 Austin
Featuring: Jacki Hecht, RN, MSN


UT students translate COVID-19 handbook into Spanish

Posted: April 16, 2020
Publication: Fox 7 Austin
Featuring: Daniel Suárez-Baquero and Oscar Rocha


Commentary: Get health care workers protective gear now

Posted: April 9, 2020
Publication: San Antonio Express-News
Featuring: Alexandra Garcia, PhD, RN, FAAN; Karen Johnson, PhD, RN, FSAHM, FAAN; and Whitney Thurman, PhD, RN


Coronavirus is spreading in Texas nursing homes. But the state won't share the details.

Posted: April 8, 2020
Publication: The Texas Tribune
Featuring: Tracie Harrison, BSN, MSN, PhD, RN, FAAN, FGSA


Digital Generation Gap Turns Health Crisis into Information Crisis for Older People

Posted: March 11, 2020
Publication: UT News
Featuring: Bo Xie, PhD


UT Alumna is one of the 2019 Sojourns Scholar Leadership Program Grant Recipients

Posted: Jan. 15, 2020
Publication: Cambia Health Foundation
Featuring: Megan Lippe, PhD, MSN, RN


Our government and public institutions must protect us against the unvaccinated

Posted: Jan. 02, 2020
Publication: The Hill
Featuring: Karen Johnson, PhD, RN, FSAHM, FAAN


2019 Media Coverage


Undergraduate Nursing Honors Student Wins 2019 Data Visualization Contest

Posted: 2019
Publication: Texas Department of State Health Services


UT Austin Nursing student calls for listing suicide prevention number on ID’s

Posted: Nov. 1, 2019
Publication: KXAN


Nobel Prize in Chemistry Goes to John Goodenough of The University of Texas at Austin

Posted: Oct. 9, 2019
Publication: UT News


UT Austin Alumna and Visiting Professor is honored as Living Legend

Posted: August 14, 2019
Publication: Crookston Times


Supporting mental & physical health

Posted: Aug. 2, 2019
Publication: FOX 7


UT Austin, local churches to bring mental health services to the African American community

Posted: July 30, 2019
Publication: KVUE


Dr. Jane Champion and her students at the STTI conference in Calgary

Posted: July 29, 2019
Publication: Sigma Nursing


School of Nursing partners with east Austin churches to improve mental health

Posted: July 23, 2019
Publication: KXAN


Rural Dementia Caregivers in Southwest Texas: An Exploratory Study of Advance Directives and End-of-Life Proxy Decision Making (PDF)

Posted: June 18, 2019
Publication: Healio


Faculty member's joint research project published in the journal Nature Medicine

Posted: May 29, 2019
Publication: Nature Medicine


UT Austin School of Nursing Ranked #16 among public school of nursing and #24 among all schools of nursing in Best Nursing Schools: Master's and Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Programs

Posted: May 28, 2019
Publication: U.S. News & World Report 2020


Dean Stuifbergen shares nursing expertise on radio stations across Texas

Posted: May 17, 2019
Publication: KRLD News Radio 1080


Forty Acres Scholars Program Class of 2023 Announced: School of Nursing welcomes two awardees

Posted: May 9, 2019
Publication: Texas Exes


UC Davis names new Dean for Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing

Posted: May 6, 2019
Publication: UC Davis Health


Nursing professor appointed to Central Health Board of Managers

Posted: May 6, 2019
Publication: Central Health


Doctoral student recruited by cancer group to raise money for women researchers

Posted: May 6, 2019
Publication: KXAN


The Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses’ Med-Surg Moments Podcast, Episode 5: "The Future of Nursing"

Posted: April 26, 2019
Publication: Med-Surg Moments


New technology research may allow you to play games to keep your heart healthy

Posted: April 25, 2019
Publication: The Daily Texan


James Pittman on the art of transplant administration

Posted: April 12, 2019
Publication: United Network for Organ Sharing


"We need to think more holistically about the health-care debate" by Dr. Karen Johnson

Posted: April 4, 2019
Publication: The Hill


Kelsey Mumford wants to help Texas become a healthier state

Posted: March 28, 2019
Publication: UT News


Acupuncture Is the Natural Anxiety Remedy You Might Want to Try

Posted: Feb. 22, 2019
Publication: Health


UT Austin School of Nursing Ranked #5 in Best Value BSN Nursing Programs

Posted: Feb. 6, 2019
Publication: Value Colleges


Telepresence Robots: University of Texas Talks About RoboAPRN

Posted: Jan. 8, 2019
Publication: Conference Room Systems


With strategic timing and some extra money, UT-Austin hopes it can encourage more low-income students to enroll

Posted: Jan. 8, 2019
Publication: The Texas Tribune


Alumna’s article on “Oral Health Care for Older Adults” published in recent journal

Posted: Dec. 12, 2018
Publication: Decisions in Dentistry