School of Nursing

School of Nursing professor contributes to IOM report

July 25, 2006

A report released July 20 by the Institute of Medicine on the toll and frequency of prescription drug errors urges everyone, from patients and educators to industry and regulators, to play a role in enhancing procedures and vigilance so that errors and subsequent costs to health and the economy can be reduced.

Borderplex Health Council to put $1 million into diabetes, nursing studies

May 30, 2006

Four institutions of The University of Texas System have formed the Borderplex Health Council, a new partnership promoting education and research to address the health challenges of the South Texas Border Region.

Nursing Advisory Council health seminar and luncheon brings in $42,000

May 16, 2006

More than 320 supporters of the School of Nursing learned ways to reduce stress during the Nursing Advisory Council’s annual health seminar and luncheon on May 2.

$3 million will boost Health Science Center’s Laredo programs

July 26, 2005

Continuing education for Laredo health professionals … environmental health training … dental student education … student “pipeline” activities.

Martinez Rogers named as National Hispanic Nurse of Year

July 27, 2004

Norma Martinez Rogers, Ph.D., R.N., associate professor of family nursing care at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, has been named National Hispanic Nurse of the Year by the National Association of Hispanic Nurses.

Health Science Center School of Nursing students to Race for Cure

March 9, 2004

They listened to Eileen Lundin, who chronicled the challenges of life after breast cancer.