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Nursing students recognized at 2014 UAB Student Excellence Ceremony

SNA Award cropA University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) School of Nursing student and student organization have been recognized by the university for their leadership and excellence on campus.

They were honored at the 2014 Student Excellence Awards Ceremony, held at the Alys Stephen’s Center on the UAB campus, Wed., April 23, 2014. 

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Global becomes local for returned Peace Corps volunteer

Andrea Kayne CropAndrea Kayne, second semester BSN student at the UAB School of Nursing, grew up in the suburban town of Rochester Hills, Mich.  However, her dreams and aspirations were always further reaching than Rochester Hills’ city limits.

Andrea has a heart for volunteering and helping others in a global capacity. But it wasn’t until Andrea entered the Peace Corps that she realized that she wanted to turn her passion for health care into a career.

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Moneyham receives Alumni Legacy Leader Award

MoneyhamLinda D. Moneyham, PhD, RN, FAAN, professor and senior associate dean for academic affairs in the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) School of Nursing has been selected to receive the Alumni Legacy Leader Award from Indiana University. Recipients were chosen from a group of associates, bachelor’s, master’s and doctorally prepared alumni from the university and were nominated by their peers. 100 individuals were chosen to receive this distinguished award.

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Pryor receives 2014 President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching

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Erica Pryor, MSN, PhD, associate professor in the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) School of Nursing has been awarded the 2014 UAB President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching.

Pryor was recognized during the 2014 Faculty Awards Convocation held at The UAB National Alumni Society House.

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Alumna Cindy Cooke named president-elect of AANP

Cindy CookeCindy C. Cooke, DNP, FNP-C, FAANP, alumna of the UAB School of Nursing, has been elected president-elect of American Association of Nurse Practitioners.

Cooke earned her bachelor’s degree at the University of Texas at Arlington, master’s in nursing at the University of Alabama Huntsville and her doctor of nursing practice at the University of Alabama Birmingham (UAB).

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