- Created on March 21, 2013
UAB School of Nursing Loses a Pivotal Leader in its History
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|Dr. Marie L. O'Koren|
Marie L. O’Koren Ed.D., M.S.N., professor and dean emeritus of the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Nursing, passed away December 11, 2012 at the age of 86. She is credited with the growth and development of nursing education in Alabama during her 17 years (1970-87) as the second dean of the UAB School of Nursing, and prior to that as the school’s assistant dean.
- Created on March 19, 2013
Phillips Earns National Occupational Health Award
Jennan A. Phillips, D.S.N., R.N., assistant professor in the Department of Community Health, Outcomes and Systems, director of occupational health nursing in the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) Deep South Occupational Health & Safety Education and Research Center and senior scholar in the WHO Nursing Collaborating Center at the UAB School of Nursing, has been selected for one of two 2013 American Association of Occupational Health Nurses (AAOHN) Nurse in Washington Internship Awards.
- Created on February 11, 2013
Bakitas Appointed as Marie L. O'Koren Endowed Chair
The UAB School of Nursing is pleased to welcome Marie A. Bakitas, DNSc, APRN, NP-C, AOCN, ACHPN, FAAN as the Marie L. O’Koren Endowed Chair and Professor at the UAB School of Nursing. Dr. Bakitas will also hold a secondary faculty appointment in the UAB School of Medicine.
- Created on October 24, 2012
Wiser Receives 2013 Presidential Diversity Award
At the 2013 UAB Diversity Awards Banquet, SON's Frank Wiser received the President's Diversity Award for a Staff Member from President Dr. Marchase.