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URI College of Nursing undergrad programs again ranked among top 100 in country

The B.S. in Nursing program slots in at #67 in the nation for the second year in a row

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  • Nursing students respond to disaster simulation depicting mass casualty event - URI nursing students spring into action when ‘victims’ flood simulated ER University of Rhode Island Nursing students got a chance to handle a mass casualty event during a simulated exercise at the Nursing Education Center in Providence on Jan. 20, giving them a feel for the sudden chaos that can erupt in a health care […]
  • URI Nursing student Marisha Anand plays with Ava, 4, as she blows bubbles during the respite care program on a recent Saturday afternoon. ‘Invaluable’ URI program gives respite to parents of children with special needs - Nursing, physical therapy, human development students care for children each Saturday, allowing parents time to care for themselves Jennifer Gangi rarely gets any time to herself. Beyond the typical difficulties of being a single mother to two young children, the West Kingston resident faces the additional daily challenges of caring for a child with significant […]
  • URI Nursing, Pharmacy and Physical Therapy students worked together on a variety of patient-focused healthcare simulations during an interprofessional education collaboration at the Alpert Medical School at Brown University Jan. 31. URI Nursing, Pharmacy, Physical Therapy students treat simulated patients at Brown University - Annual Interprofessional Education event gives students in health professions experience in integrated patient care URI students from the College of Nursing joined those from pharmacy, physical therapy and social work in multidisciplinary teams, working together on a variety of patient-focused healthcare simulations during an interprofessional education collaboration at the Alpert Medical School at Brown University […]
  • Photos: Class of 2026 welcomed to nursing profession at White Coat Ceremony - Dean Danny Willis and the faculty of the URI College of Nursing welcomed the Class of 2026 into the nursing profession during the semi-annual White Coat Ceremony Friday morning in Edwards Auditorium. After greetings from Dean Willis, Associate Dean Susan DeSanto-Madeya, Assistant Professor Jung Eun Lee and Boston Children’s Hospital Clinical Psychologist and nurse Elaine […]
  • URI students bring interdisciplinary health education to South Kingstown High School - Students from the Colleges of Nursing, Health Sciences and Pharmacy teach and interact with younger students at high school’s health fair
  • URI College of Nursing Ph.D. applications due Jan. 15 - Nursing professionals looking to advance their career and further their education will find great opportunities to do so in the URI College of Nursing Ph.D. program. Applications for the Ph.D. program are being accepted now through Jan. 15 for a fall 2024 start. The URI College of Nursing Ph.D. program prepares outstanding and compassionate nurse […]
  • Kristine Robin URI College of Nursing names inaugural Barcott-Kim Fellow - Dr. Donna Schwartz-Barcott and Dr. Hesook Suzie Kim Nursing Fellowship aims to boost ranks of nursing faculty, addressing national shortage A new University of Rhode Island College of Nursing fellowship that aims to develop the next generation of nursing faculty members has secured its first graduate student, who will begin in the college’s Ph.D. program […]
  • Dahianna Lopez URI nursing professor Dahianna Lopez appointed to National Cooperative Highway Research Program Panel - Dahianna Lopez, assistant professor of nursing at the University of Rhode Island, has been named to a national panel to address issues surrounding the nation’s highways, ranging from initial design to upkeep.
  • Learn how a Nursing grad degree advances your career - URI College of Nursing to host info session on MS, Post-MS, DNP programs Nov. 29 Nurses looking to advance their career and further their education will find great opportunities to do so in the URI College of Nursing graduate programs. Anyone potentially interested in pursuing a master’s degree, post-master’s certificate or doctor of nursing practice […]
  • Danny Willis URI names Danny Willis dean of the College of Nursing - A nationally respected education leader and practitioner, Willis joins URI after serving as dean of nursing at Saint Louis University The University of Rhode Island has named Danny Willis, DNS, R.N., FAAN, a nationally respected education leader and practitioner, as the next dean of the College of Nursing. Willis currently serves as dean of the […]
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