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Dr. Bradley Goettl and Dr. Elda Ramirez

Cizik School of Nursing at UTHealth expands ENP program to San Antonio

Oct 07, 2020

Through a strategic clinical partnership funded by a Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board grant, Cizik School of Nursing at UTHealth is expanding the state’s only Emergency Nurse Practitioner education program to one of its sister institutions, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.



Diane M. Santa Maria, DrPH, MSN, RN, FAAN, has been appointed dean of the Jane and Robert Cizik School of Nursing at UTHealth.

Diane Santa Maria named dean of Cizik School of Nursing at UTHealth

Aug 31, 2020

Diane M. Santa Maria, DrPH, MSN, RN, FAAN, has been appointed dean of the Jane and Robert Cizik School of Nursing at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), effective Tuesday, Sept. 1. In this role, Santa Maria will serve as the Jane and Robert Cizik Distinguished Chair and the Huffington Foundation Endowed Chair in Nursing Education Leadership.



Dr. Meagan Whisenant

Grant launches research into COVID-19 symptoms among cancer patients

Aug 21, 2020

An interprofessional team is studying COVID-19 symptoms among people with and without cancer through new grant awarded to Cizik School of Nursing at UTHealth Assistant Professor Meagan Whisenant, PhD, APRN. Faculty from across the UTHealth campus and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center are participating in the research project.