The Office of Clinical & Global Partnerships

Phone: 934-6102
Fax: 996-6585

Mailing Address

UAB School of Nursing
1720 2nd Avenue South, NB 443
Birmingham, AL 35294-1210

Physical Location

1701 University Boulevard, NB 443
Birmingham, Alabama 35294

For more information contact:

Wakefield BeckyBecky Wakefield
Program Manager II for Clinical & Global Partnerships
(205) 975-2481

Cunningham LindaLinda Cunningham
Program Administrator II for Clinical & Global Partnerships
(205) 934-6102

Selleck CynthiaCynthia S. Selleck, PhD, RN, FAAN
Professor and Associate Dean for Clinical & Global Partnerships
(205) 934-6569

Deupree JoyJoy Deupree, PhD, MSN, RN, WHNP-BC
Assistant Professor and Director of Professional Development
(205) 934-6487

Speck PatriciaPatricia Speck, DNSc, APN, FNP-BC, DF-IAFN, FAAFS, FAAN
Associate Professor and Director of Global Partnerships
(205) 934-6790

Theus LisaLisa Theus
Program Coordinator II for Global Partnerships
(205) 996-7621

Carver PamelaPamela Carver, MSN, CRNP, ANP-BC
Instructor and Director of the Graduate Nursing Education Primary Scholars Program
(205) 975-9074

McKie PeggyPeggy McKie
Program Manager I for the Graduate Nursing Education Primary Scholars Program
(205) 975-3527


Why Choose UAB?

why choose uab

Among the top 5 percent of nursing schools, 13th nationally, 3 master's specialty tracks highly ranked, 
1 in the top 10, ranked BSN, PhD and DNP programs



Signature Programs

signature programs

Learn more about the VA Nursing Academic Partnership, VA National Quality Scholars, Veterans CAN! and many other Veteran-centered initiatives


PAHO/WHO Collaborating Center
More than 20 years of global nursing leadership. One of 10 in the U.S, one of 42 in the world


Transformational Research
Leading the transformation of health and health care through innovations in education, research and clinical care


Nurse-Managed Clinical Care
Four nurse-managed clinics, one primary care and three transititional, provide high-quality health care to vulnerable populations 


Primary Care Scholars
Graduate Nursing Education Primary Care Scholars are learning the tools necessary to provide primary care in Alabama's rural-designated counties


Paul Coverdell Peace Corps Fellows
Allows returned Peace Corps Volunteers to apply to either the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program as a second-degree student, or to the Accelerated Master's in Nursing Pathway (AMNP) program