As alumni of the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis, you are the school’s most important asset and its greatest strength. As leaders in health care organizations, faculty at higher education institutions, members of primary-care teams and influencers within policy-making bodies, you illustrate how graduates fulfill the vision and mission of the school.

Through word-of-mouth support to promote the school and financial support to enable future students to benefit from the philanthropy that yielded your education, your involvement is critical to the future success of the school. Through your partnership, faculty, staff and students at the School of Nursing discover ways to advance health, improve quality of care and shape policy.

Alumni distinctions

advancing health megazineLegacy of former faculty member continues with anonymous gift
Nearly 30 years after the Correne E. Treguboff Endowed Memorial Scholarship was founded, an anonymous graduate of the UC Davis physician assistant program stepped forward to honor Correne, who served as a faculty and program director of the nurse practitioner and physician assistant programs in the 1980s, with a new gift. Through a generous bequest expectancy, this alumnus established the Correne E. Treguboff Pediatric Award for Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants. In addition to the bequest expectancy, this alumnus also started ongoing gifts to help support students during his lifetime. This generosity demonstrates so well the legacy of an endowed gift.

Latest school news

Sept. 27 — Clinical professor provides opening keynote speech for children’s hospital seminar
Jann Murray-García, an associate clinical professor at the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis, provided the opening keynote speech on cultural humility for the annual Social Determinants of Health in the Children’s Hospital Seminar for the UC Davis Children’s Hospital. This year’s theme was “Embracing Patients and Families in Crisis.” A pediatrician, Jann developed the concept of cultural humility with fellow physician Melanie Tervalon when the two published a journal article citing the need for cultural humility, which goes beyond cultural competency, in order to address and eventually eliminate health disparities. Jann also leads the annual Central Valley Bus Trip to help health professions students better understand the many groups and people who live in the state’s large valley as well as the disparities in health among those groups.   

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Upcoming events

Dec. 14: Master’s Entry Program in Nursing Pinning Ceremony
The completion of coursework and final exams is marked with a pinning ceremony and celebration.

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