Research and Grant Funding

Veteran, UAB VA National Quality Scholar improving care through research

 

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Suzie Miltner, an assistant professor in the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) School of Nursingis passionate about veteran’s health care, and she has a personal understanding of what veterans need. Miltner attended college on an ROTC scholarship, spent six years in the Army Nurse Corps and is married to a retired Army officer. 

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UAB Gets Grant to Continue Interprofessional Student Training

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The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) School of Dentistry, in partnership with the UAB schools of Medicine, Nursing, Health Professions and Optometry, received a $150,000 renewal grant through the DentaQuest Foundation to train professional students to work collaboratively and recognize when they should make referrals to other professions.

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Meneses Gets Grant for Young Breast Cancer Survivorship Project

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Karen Meneses, Ph.D., associate dean for research at the UAB School of Nursing, has received a two-year, $150,000 grant from Women’s Breast Health Fund of the Community Foundation of Greater Birmingham for a project, The Young Breast Cancer Survivorship Network.

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$3.1M for Graduate Student Support

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The University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Nursing has received four grants totaling $3.1 million from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) to fund graduate student studies that will help put hundreds of advanced practice nurses and nursing faculty into the Alabama workforce over the next four years.

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UAB School of Nursing Gets $1.1M to Expand Mental Health Workforce

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The University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Nursing has received a three-year, $1.1 million grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) to help put more psychiatric nurse practitioners into the workforce, and for interprofessional education for both nurse practitioners and health informatics professionals in the use of technology to manage psychiatric conditions.

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