Virginia Legacy

Virginia Legacy is published two times each year (spring and fall) for alumni, parents, students, and friends of the U.Va. School of Nursing. We welcome your story ideas, comments, and feedback! Please e-mail the editor if you have a comment or idea to share.


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The Architecture of Compassion, pg. 8
The School's Compassionate Care Initiative brings together professionals from across the healthcare spectrum in pursuit of resiliency, meaning, and connectedness. Mounting evidence points to links between practitioners' personal well-being and the quality of care they give their patients.

Class notes

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Editorial Staff and Advisory Board for 2012-2013

  • Lynn Woodson, Editor
    Director of Communications, Health System Development
  • Karol Kozak, Managing Editor
    Director of Alumni Affairs & Donor Relations, School of Nursing
  • Christine Kueter, nursing communications editor
  • Mary Eckenrode Gibson (BSN '75, MSN '86) - outgoing Alumni Council Vice President for Communications
  • Joe Montoya (MSN '94, PCNP '96, DNP '08) - Alumni Council Communications Coordinator

Past issues

Additional back issues of the online Virginia Legacy are available in the archive .

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