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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.
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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.