The Council for the Advancement of Nursing Science is the nursing science arm of the American Academy of Nursing.
Each year the BBNA carefully selects nursing leaders who have made a vast impact in their field for this distinction.
In all, 11 members of the UAB SNA chapter attended the annual state convention.
Wilbanks earned his Doctor of Nursing Practice degree from the UAB School of Nursing in 2012 and is currently pursuing his Ph.D. with a concentration in informatics.
They were honored at the Scholarship and Legends in White Gala held at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham on Nov. 2.
Thompson is on track to graduate from the SHP executive doctoral program in 2016.
Callahan Eye Hospital was also recognized by Press Ganey for patient satisfaction in 2010 and 2011.
Randich served as the director of the Behavioral Neurosciences Doctoral Training Program.