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$5M donation expands UVa nursing scholarships

The gift from Bill and Joanne Conway will aid for more than 160 students at undergraduate and graduate levels. Click the photo to read more.

Dr. Plews-Ogan is Associate Professor of Medicine at UVA and winner of last year's Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine… https://t.co/F2ZR9gdEl2

The Lesters are making a big difference in the lives of @UVA patients, students & alumni! @PiedmontVaCC alum David… https://t.co/rNndrZqaKN

So grateful for two very generous @UVASON benefactors who are paving the way for the next generation of nursing lea… https://t.co/u2FF1ABvXj

As #NursesWeek2018 comes to a close, UVA ID would like to express our appreciation to all our nursing friends and c… https://t.co/46sMpMjqz2

Catch up on @MedicineUVA faculty news, from grants to awards to publications, for the week ending May 11:… https://t.co/DyAqGwE4TI

From bedside care to IT analyst; PVCC alum David Lester has ‘nontraditional’ nursing job

When most people think of a nurse, they imagine someone in scrubs tending to patients in a hospital bed or working side-by-side with doctors and other health care providers in the emergency room. For Piedmont Virginia Community College (PVCC) alumnus David Lester, however, his day-to-day life as a nurse is quite different. Lester, originally of Dayton, Ohio, but now a resident of Charlottesville, is a registered nurse (RN) and an IT electronic medical records (EMR) analyst for the University of Virginia Health System’s “Epic” team in the Health Information and Technology Division. Click the photo to read more.

Third $5M Gift Offers Foundational Support

For the third time since their landmark gift in 2013, Washington, D.C.-area philanthropists Joanne and Bill Conway have donated $5 million to the University of Virginia School of Nursing, bringing their total commitment to the School to $15 million. Click the photo to read more.

CONGRATS to @JonathanBarte17, winner of the @AACNme's Pioneering Spirit Award for his method of honoring patients a… https://t.co/X9HlBzQKaP

@UVASurgery residents love and cherish our surgical and trauma ICU nurses. They are on the frontlines of caring for… https://t.co/Mr4ohbatiQ