Tag: Nursing

UWGB group collecting for Slovakia’s needy

A group of 30 students, including 19 nurses who are completing their Public Health Certification, along with UW-Green Bay faculty members Illene Cupit, Sarah Meredith Livingston and Janet Reilly, will be traveling abroad to Slovakia this summer. It’s a Study Abroad interdisciplinary service-learning trip (Health and Social Justice in Slovakia). The nation is rich in […]

Wanted: nursing students and nursing faculty

UW-Green Bay Prof. Susan Gallagher-Lepak (Nursing) and her counterparts across the nation are concerned about the impending nursing shortage: “The nurse and nursing faculty workforce shortage ahead have the potential to impact both the quality and availability of healthcare in communities across our region,” she says. Gallagher-Lepak has teamed with Nurses for Wisconsin in an […]

Faculty note: Gallagher-Lepak, Herdman, present at International Conference  

Professors Susan Gallagher-Lepak and Heather Herdman, and undergraduate nursing student Rebecca Perod, presented at the NANDA International (a professional nursing organization), international conference in Cancun, Mexico, May 18-21. They presented research and information regarding nursing diagnoses. Gallagher-Lepak also gave a pre-conference workshop, and all three were responsible for individual podium presentations.

Wanted: Nursing Educators

Video screenshot of Susan Gallagher-Lepak

GREEN BAY – R.N. Susan Gallagher-Lepak gets nervous when she looks into her crystal ball and sees where the nursing profession and regional healthcare needs are headed. The picture isn’t particularly pretty. “The nurse and nursing faculty workforce shortage ahead have the potential to impact both the quality and availability of healthcare in communities across […]

Reminder: Gallagher-Lepak interviewing for new dean position

Prof. Susan Gallagher-Lepak, chair of the UW-Green Bay Nursing program, will interview for the position of UWGB’s Dean of Health, Education and Social Welfare. The on-campus interview will be Thursday, April 28, with a presentation to the campus community during an open forum from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. in Rose Hall 250. All are encouraged to attend. […]

Save the date: Gallagher-Lepak interviewing for new dean position

Prof. Susan Gallagher-Lepak, chair of the UW-Green Bay Nursing program, will interview for the position of UWGB’s Dean of Health, Education and Social Welfare. The on-campus interview will be Thursday, April 28, with a presentation to the campus community during an open forum from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. in Rose Hall 250. All are encouraged to attend. […]

Meredith, Gallagher-Lepak presented ‘The Healing Power of Music’

Professors Sarah Meredith (Music) and Susan Gallagher-Lepak (Nursing) presented on “The Healing Power of Music” to a capacity crowd (registration closed at 160 attendees) on Thursday, March 31 through Spirituality in Retirement Forum (SPIRET) at St. Anne’s Church in DePere. The presentation covered music therapy and the science behind it, and using music for beneficial […]

Faculty publications: Political Participation of Students

Prof. Christine Vandenhouten (nursing) and colleagues Susan Gallagher-Lepak, Sylvia Kubsch, and BSN Alumni Crystal Malakar recently published an article, titled “The Future of Healthcare: Political Participation of Nursing and Public Health Students,” in the International Journal of Civic Engagement and Social Change, 2(4). This study was a chance to collaborate with colleague Prof. Derryl Block […]

Lavender spritzer a refreshing approach to raising scholarships for UWGB nursing students

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The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is taking a refreshing approach to fundraising for nursing scholarships. Proceeds from sales of a new product — Lavender Lullaby Spritzer — now retailing at local stores, are being contributed to the Mimi and Ken Kubsch Endowed Scholarship Fund at UWGB. Kubsch is an award-winning faculty member who started the […]