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Nursing, School of, Betty Irene Moore

Heather M. Young, Ph.D., R.N., F.A.A.N.; Associate Vice Chancellor for Nursing, UC Davis, and Dean, Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing

Theresa A. Harvath, Ph.D., R.N., F.A.A.N.; Associate Dean for Academics, Director for Clinical Education and Clinical Professor

Jill G. Joseph, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H.; Associate Dean for Research and Professor

4610 X St., Suite 4202
Sacramento, CA 95817

Mission Statement

The Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis cultivates academic excellence through immersive, interprofessional and interdisciplinary education and research in partnership with the communities serves. Faculty, staff and students discover and disseminate knowledge to advance health, improve quality of care and shape policy.

Nursing Science and Health-Care Leadership Graduate Degree Program

Hosted by the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis, the Nursing Science and Health-Care Leadership Graduate Degree Programs prepare nurse leaders, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, researchers and faculty in a unique interdisciplinary and interprofessional environment. The full-time, academic, doctoral program prepares graduates as leaders in health care, health policy and nurse faculty/researchers at the university level. The master's-degree Physician Assistant Studies program prepares graduates to deliver care as physician assistants. Graduates of the professional master's-degree leadership program are prepared for health-care leadership roles in a variety of organizations and as nurse faculty at the community college and prelicensure education levels. Graduates of the master's-degree Nurse Practitioner Program are prepared to deliver care as nurse practitioners.


The UC Davis Nursing Science and Health-Care Leadership Graduate Group includes a wide cross-section of academic disciplines with faculty from the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing as well as UC Davis Health System and other UC Davis schools, colleges and departments. Within the graduate group faculty are experts in nursing, medicine, health informatics, nutrition, biostatistics, public health and other fields. For a complete list of faculty, see http://nursing.ucdavis.edu.

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Updated: November 21, 2017 12:17 PM