Tag: Nursing

Associate Lecturer Herdman inducted into American Academy of Nursing

UW-Green Bay Associate Lecturer Heather Herdman (Nursing and Health Studies) was inducted into the American Academy of Nursing in Washington, D.C. in October. Selection to the Academy is considered the highest honor in American nursing. Herdman was inducted into the 2019 Class of New Fellows with 230 other highly distinguished leaders in nursing. The Academy […]

Unique collaboration with health professionals from Azerbaijan


UW-Green Bay was the first stop for a delegation of health professionals from Azerbaijan visiting Green Bay from Oct. 12 to 18, 2019. Chris Vandenhouten (chair of Nursing and Health Studies), Brian Krogh (associate dean of Nursing at NWTC) and Dean Susan Gallagher-Lepak (Collegeof Health, Education and Social Welfare) greeted the five visitors—all care clinicians […]

Faculty note: Gallagher-Lepak and Herdman give three-day workshop on Clinical Reasoning in Nursing in Romania

College of Health, Education and Social Welfare Dean Susan Gallagher-Lepak and Assistant Prof. Heather Herdman (Nursing) gave a three-day workshop on Clinical Reasoning in Nursing on Sept. 12 to 14, 2019 in Bucharest, Romania. The workshop was sponsored by the Romanian Nurses Association and the Nurses Association of Moldova. It was attended by nurses, nursing educators and nurse […]

Faculty note: Collaboration between faculty (Zhu, Reilly, Olson Hunt, Horvarter) leads to publication

An eight-year span of data collection, two years of data analysis, and hard work over summer 2019 resulted in a collaborative publication by Associate Prof. Janet Reilly (Nursing), Associate Prof. Le Zhu (Human Biology), Associate Prof. Megan Olson Hunt (Mathematics & Statistics), Senior Lecturer Rebecca Hovarter (Nursing) and a retired public health nurse, M. Brigid […]

RN to BSN online program is ranked best in state

RegisteredNursing.org ranked UW-Green Bay’s RN to BSN program the top online nursing program in the state. Nursing programs were assessed on several factors which represent how well a program supports students during school, towards licensure and beyond. You can learn more about the methodology used here.

Health Information Management & Technology program ranked in Top 10

Congratulations to the UW-Green Bay Health Information Management and Technology program! Best Colleges recently ranked 25 of the top Health Information Management and Technology programs found across the U.S. and UW-Green Bay placed in the top 10! Out of 25 programs, UW-Green Bay ranked #9. Ranking factors included Academics & Learner Support, Affordability, & Online […]

Nursing program appreciates foundation donation from Bay Area Medical Center

The Bay Area Medical Center Foundation recently made a generous donation to the UW-Green Bay Nursing & Health Studies program. Donated items include hospital beds, storage units, blood pressure cuffs, thermometers & more. All of the donated items will benefit the new Bachelor of Science – Nursing Traditional program. This program will admit its first […]

Wisconsin Caregiver Academy is offering an accelerated CNA program

The demand for Certified Nursing Assistants or CNAs is outpacing nearly every other job. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates an increase of 18% through 2024. (The average rate of job growth is only 7%.) UW-Green Bay’s Wisconsin Caregiver Academy has responded to the need with the development of an accelerated Certified Nursing Assistant […]