Our annual Alumni Reunion Weekend is expected to be a flurry of events filled with laughter, networking and updates. We are excited to host an in-person traditional Reunion Tailgate and Donor Recognition Event, and connect with our loyal alumni and friends during this fun weekend. We invite you to join us!
2020: INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF THE NURSE AND MIDWIFE
When the World Health Organization designated 2020 as the “International Year of the Nurse and Midwife,” it was welcomed within the nursing profession with open arms and hearts. Now, more than ever, nurses deserve the recognition this designation brings with it. While the battle continues, the UF College of Nursing wants Gator Nurses to know that we are here for you. We support you. We thank you for your sacrifices.
leading the way
University of Florida College of Nursing students and faculty can now hone their skills using the latest technology in patient safety and learning assessment following an extensive overhaul of teaching space at the college to build a leading-edge simulation and learning center.
A Letter to Jo and Jodi by Toni Ratliff. Dr. Snider and Irving have been inspiring Gator Nurses for over 100 years and we are asking for your support to honor these living legends. Pledge to the Snider-Irving Innovation & Learning Lab Challenge before the campaign ends on May 18 to help name our Debrief Room “The Jo Snider and Jodi Irving Debrief Room” and prepare students to meet the ever-changing needs of the health care environment.
Gator Nurse Angela Godwin Beoku-Betts (BSN ’04) was one of 40 University of Florida alumni who received this year’s Outstanding Young Alumni Award. Beoku-Betts currently lives in New York, where she is a clinical assistant professor at NYU.
Gator Nurses – Your College of Nursing thanks you for all that you are doing to help combat COVID-19, and we hope that you and your families are staying safe and healthy. We would love to share how you’re helping your communities to show our gratitude for all you are doing. Using the link below, we invite all of our alumni to fill out the form below so we can share your stories on our website, social media channels and for consideration in an upcoming edition of The Gator Nurse.
To celebrate our 65th anniversary and the legacy of Gator Nursing, we invite you to participate in the 65 for Sixty-Five Legacy Challenge. During this year-long campaign, it is our goal to bring the total number of documented planned gifts from the current number of 50 to 65 – to represent Gator Nursing’s 65th anniversary.
The Gator 100 is an elite group of the top 100 fastest-growing, Gator-owned or led businesses in the world. Lisa Magary (BSN 2005, MSNSG 2006, DNP 2010) and Della Tuten (BSN 2005 and MSNSG 2006) were recognized for their practice, Celebrate Primary Care, which is Gainesville’s first direct access medical practice. And for the fourth year in a row, Shari Costantini (BSN 1988) was recognized for her business, Avant Healthcare Professionals, which specializes in international health care staffing and recruitment.
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