Braden Named to Nursing Wall of Fame at UCSF
Creighton University’s Dean of University College, Barb Braden, Ph.D., was recognized as one of the top alums of the University of California San Francisco School of Nursing during a centennial celebration.
The “Wall of Fame” includes pictures and biographies on the top 100 faculty and alums. You can find a complete list of the alums at: http://nurseweb.ucsf.edu/cenfame.pdf
Braden is recognized for her contributions to gerontological nursing. Her research in pressure sore formation, resulting in the Braden Scale for Predicting Pressure Sore Risk, has been adopted in federal guidelines as one of two measures recommended for practice.