Butch de Castro Awarded Five Year Grant

Dr. Butch de Castro, Associate Professor of the UW Bothell School of Nursing & Health Studies, along with collaborators at the UCLA School of Public Health and the University of San Carlos Office of Population Studies (Cebu, Philippines), have been awarded a five-year grant from the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development of the National Institutes of Health to study obesity risk in the context of international migration.

April 15, 2016

Alumni Update: Aimee Desrochers, Health Studies

Aimee Desrochers graduated from the Health Studies program at University of Washington Bothell in 2014. Since graduation she has worked as a Volunteer Research Assistant at VillageReach gaining a better understanding of sustainable health systems development.

April 15, 2016

Alumni Update: Janelle Cruz, Health Studies

Janelle Cruz, Health Studies alumna, says, "the Health Studies major at UW Bothell has prepared me well for my current classes in the global health department." Janelle is currently a part-time research assistant and an MPH candidate at the George Washington University Milken Institute of Public Health.

March 30, 2016

“Leadership Lessons with June Altaras”

Our cohosted event, "Leadership Lessons with June Altaras" was a huge success! On January 19, the School of Nursing and Health Studies partnered with BOLD to host a conversation on Care, Compassion, and Community with June Altaras, Chief Officer at Swedish & MN alum, and our Dean, David Allen. Thank you to all who participated!

March 1, 2016

Spring Career Fair

Please join us for Spring Career Fair! Looking for a potential job, internship, or other professional opportunities? Don't miss the Spring Job & Internship Fair with representatives from a variety of Nursing and Health Industries employers. This is a great chance to connect with employers who are looking to meet and hire talented students and alumni. Dress is business casual and bring at least (10) copies of your resume.

March 1, 2016

Heather Hewitt Receives Mary Gates Scholarship

Heather Hewitt, a senior in Health Studies, has been awarded a Mary Gates Research Scholarship for her work on The African and Afro-Caribbean Women's Health Study. Her mentor in this research is Shauna Carlisle, Assistant Professor, School of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences. We would like to congratulate Heather and celebrate her accomplishment.

February 29, 2016

Partnerships In Community Health

Please join us for the Winter 2016 BNURS 409 Poster Presentation showcasing the work of nursing students in the UW Bothell, RN to BSN program. In this course, students learned to analyze, apply and evaluate health care activities of local, national, and global communities. Working closely with community partners, students worked in groups to apply community health nursing principles to promote and maintain population self-care. We are proud to invite community partners, faculty, students and the interested public to this event.

February 29, 2016