News Category: Lectureship & Talk

Sharing Nursing Education Innovations Internationally

Feb. 25, 2021

Leigh Goldstein, PhD, RN, ANP-BC, and director of the School’s Learning Enhancement and Academic Progress Center, remembers the day she received a phone call out of the blue from two professors from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) in Gjøvik, Norway, who were attending a health care simulation conference in San Antonio, Texas.

The UT Austin School of Nursing's 2020 Virtual Alumni and Friends Reunion Recording

Nov. 11, 2020

Just in case you missed the UT Austin School of Nursing's 2020 Virtual Alumni and Friends Reunion on Saturday, November 7, 2020! Watch the video below and catch up with us on the UT Austin School of Nursing’s Youtube channel.

The University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing hosts the NHCGNE 2019 Leadership Conference Program on Aging and Alzheimer’s

Dec. 11, 2019

Last month, almost one hundred agencies and institutions, including professionals from Canada, Philippines, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Australia, descended on Austin, Texas to attend the 2019 National Hartford Center of Gerontological Nursing Excellence Leadership Conference on Aging. Tracie C. Harrison, PhD, RN, FNP, FAAN, and J Taylor Harden, PhD, RN, FGSA, FAAN, co-chaired the planning committee.

Dolores Sands Memorial Lecture Presented by Dean Bernadette Melnyk

Dec. 11, 2019

Almost a year after Dean Emerita Sands’ passing, The University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing memorialized her contributions to the health care field through a lecture in her honor. Dr. Bernadette Melnyk, Dean of The Ohio State University College of Nursing, presented “Evidence-Based Practice Plus Clinician Well-Being to Reach the Quadruple Aim in Healthcare: Key Tactics for Success.”

UT Austin to Host Lecture in Memory of Dean Emerita Dolores Sands

Sept. 16, 2019

The UT Austin School of Nursing will host a memorial lecture in honor of Dean Emerita Sands on Tuesday, Oct. 15, 10–11:30 a.m. Bernadette Melnyk, Dean of The Ohio State University College of Nursing, will present “Evidence-based Practice Plus Clinician Well-being to Reach the Quadruple Aim in Healthcare: Key tactics for success.” For more information or to register, please visit the School of Nursing’s Dean Emerita Dolores Sands Memorial Lecture page.

Lessons from the Beltway: Former government official discusses access to quality health care with School of Nursing students

April 20, 2018

Imagine hearing firsthand from one of the preeminent health policymakers in the country about how health care policy is made and about various strategies nurses can use to help improve health care access.

Advancing a Better Life for Older Adults: Treat each one as an individual with goals and resilient potential

Feb. 22, 2018

Sarah Szanton, PhD, RN, ANP, FAAN, and a professor at the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing in Baltimore, Maryland, was this year’s Blanton Lectureship presenter and shared fascinating information on helping improve quality of life for older adults.