Meet the Dean
Meet the Dean of the College of Nursing: Dean Patricia Ravert
Former student, Andrea Gardner, poses as Florence Nightingale at the 100th anniversary of Nightingale’s death (2010).
Graduates of the baccalaureate nursing program celebrate following College of Nursing convocation.
Graduate Program Outcomes
The Family Nurse Practitioner program is ranked among the top nursing graduate schools in the nation.
Public and Global Health
The Public and Global Health course provides opportunities for students to practice nursing skills abroad.
The Healer's Art
The bi-annual college magazine informs alumni and friends of nursing events and activities.
Research and Conferences
Students attend a conference in Madison, WI.
A MEG grant facilitates student learning in the Navajo Nation.
Roger Brooks Buxton has had an extensive career as a nurse and administrator. He worked 10 years in the Thoracic ICU at LDS Hospital in Salt Lake City, Utah. While there,he was assistant head nurse for five years and lead the development of the first LDS Hospital intra aortic balloon pump team and participated with Life Flight for fixed wing air transport of circulatory supported patients. He managed the LDS
Hospital MSICU for five years. He managed the Cottonwood Hospital staffing office, PRN pool, and special projects. He was director of Nursing Information Systems for the Urban Central Region of Intermountain Health Care for more than 10 years and currently works with the IHC Health Data Dictionary team.
Roger served nine years on the Utah State Board of Nursing in various leadership position and five years on the Utah State Recovery Assistance Program for impaired Professionals.
He earned an assoicate's degree and bachelors degree in nursing from BYU in 1976 and 1979 and a master's degree in nursing administration from the University of Utah in 1992. Roger is currently serving as Chairman of the College of Nursing Alumni Board and as College Director for the BYU Alumni Board.
He and his wife Johanna have four children and live in West Valley City, Utah.
Please send the form to: Alumni Board College of Nursing 500 SWKT Brigham Young University Provo, UT 84602-5544