Scientists have discovered that disturbed sleep patterns may indicate Alzheimer’s years before symptoms occur, and Alzheimer’s can cause changes in the brain that affect patients’ internal clocks. In an interview featured on the website Being Patient.com, UT nursing professor Karen Rose discusses whether or not sleep medications will benefit loved ones’ with Alzheimer’s. You can
Beginning this month, pediatric nurse practitioners from UT’s College of Nursing will work at the Mountain People’s Health Council in Huntsville, Tennessee, to serve children in Scott County two days a week.
The UT Board of Trustees approved a list of statewide capital funding requests, with the top priority projects for the UT Institute of Agriculture and UT Knoxville campuses.
UT’s College of Nursing will host “Aging and Dementia in the 21st Century: Insights and Innovations in Care” from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Friday, November 10, at the Holiday Inn, 525 Henley Street.
In honor of National Hospice and Palliative Care Month, UT’s College of Nursing will co-host a screening of Defining Hope at 7 p.m. Wednesday, November 1, at Regal Riviera Stadium 8 in downtown Knoxville.
UT’s College of Nursing is celebrating another year educating the next generation of nurse leaders and health care professionals with its ninth annual NightinGala.
UT’s College of Nursing will hold the fifth annual Sprint for the Prints 5k run and walk at 9 a.m. Saturday, October 28, in Circle Park.
UT’s College of Nursing and East Tennessee Children’s Hospital have launched an internship program designed for students who want to pursue a career in pediatric nursing.
A UT nursing professor hopes to bring the abstract world of health-care issues, coverage, and policy to the public in easy-to-understand digests with a newly launched series on WUOT called HealthConnections.
This is National Nurses Week, and as part of this year’s celebration at UT’s College of Nursing, a faculty member is being honored with the Regional Cooperative for Professional Nurses Week Clinical Excellence Award.
The College of Nursing has been named a National Hartford Center of Gerontological Nursing Excellence, a designation that recognizes its commitment to gerontological nursing.
Adaya Troyer, a senior in nursing at UT, was only two when she was diagnosed with asthma. Now, as an undergraduate researcher, she’s trying to help young children with asthma understand and manage their condition.