School of Nursing

Hispanic nursing student mentoring program, developed in San Antonio, receives $500,000 funding

February 3, 2010

Hispanics account for 15 percent of the U.S. population, according to the U.S. Census Bureau, yet they make up less than 2 percent of the nation’s registered nurses.

Methodist Healthcare Ministries to present transformative gift to UT Health Science Center San Antonio School of Nursing

February 2, 2010

The gift will help the School of Nursing transform nursing education in South Texas by offering three new degree programs and building a ‘virtual hospital’ on the Health Science Center campus.

Health Science Center nurse leader to serve on federal health care commission

January 11, 2010

Norma Martinez Rogers, Ph.D., RN, FAAN, professor of nursing at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, has been named an inaugural member of the Medicaid and CHIP Payment and Access Commission (MACPAC).

UT Health Science Center’s Dean Eileen Breslin inducted into the American Academy of Nursing

November 17, 2009

Fellowship in the AAN is one of the highest honors in the nursing profession.

UT Health Science Center School of Nursing receives $210,000 more to boost enrollment

November 16, 2009

For the second time this fall, the School of Nursing at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio has been awarded hundreds of thousands of dollars in state funds to bring more nursing students into the workforce.

New $3 million grant will fuel quality improvement research

October 13, 2009

A national leader in the analysis of health care quality from the UT Health Science Center at San Antonio has received a $3 million grant from the National Institute for Nursing Research.