UNC School of Nursing

Advancing Health For All

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New Building

A new home for Carolina Nursing

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WRAL: NC needs more nurses

Carolina is expanding programs to prepare more nurses to step into the gap

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COIL Summer Intensive

Collaborative Online International Learning intensive three day workshop

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Active and visionary thinking, the fearless advancement of innovation through creativity, and the pursuit of unrestrained scientific inquiry on behalf of people in need: this is how Carolina Nurses lead the profession and improve lives for the public good.

Areas of Expertise

Seniors are the most rapidly growing patient population in the US. Developing new methodologies for educating caregivers and improving tools for evidence-based care creates better health outcomes for aging adults.

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Rankings and Quick Facts

4th
Best Nursing Schools: Undergraduate
7th
Online Master's Program in Nursing Administration and Leadership
8th
Best Nursing Schools: Masters
2023
Center of Excellence in Nursing Education

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Faculty Spotlight

Ya-Ke "Grace" Wu, PhD, RN

Dr. Wu,  Assistant Professor at UNC School of Nursing, blends genetics and nursing to advance understanding of obesity and eating disorders. Leading projects like the Carolina Blue study, she explores stress, eating behaviors, and cardiovascular health, fostering global collaborations for personalized treatments.

Read more about her impactful research here.