Fogger honored by addiction society

Recognized for years of service to society, profession
Fogger IntNSA award RTIntNSA President Dr. Stephen Strobbe and Dr. Susanne Fogger.Professor Susanne Fogger, DNP, CRNP, CARN-AP, PMHNP-BC, FAANP, has received the President’s Award for Service from the International Nurses Society on Addictions (IntNSA) to recognize years of contributions to the organization.

Fogger has been a member of IntNSA for more than 13 years and has served as Chair of the Abstract Review and Research Award Committee, Secretary of the Board of Directors and was recently elected Treasurer.

She was presented the award at the group’s 41st Annual Education Conference in Orlando.

Fogger, a 12-year veteran of the United States Air Force Nurse Corps as a psychiatric nurse, teaches in the School’s Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Specialty Track. She is a content expert for addictions and substance abuse and clinical faculty at the 1917 Clinic, UAB’s comprehensive AIDS treatment and research center, treating individuals with psychiatric and substance disorders.

The UAB School of Nursing is ranked 13th in overall graduate programs, among the top five public schools in the country by U.S. News & World Report, and two of its specialties were ranked on reputation - Nursing Administration is listed 6th and Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner 18th. The MSN program features more than 10 specialty tracks, including nurse practitioner options, clinical nurse leader, nursing education, nursing informatics, and nursing health administration. Two options, RN to MSN and the Accelerated Master's in Nursing Pathway, provide those with a bachelor's degree in another area an entry into the nursing profession. The MSN also prepares graduates for entry into doctoral studies in nursing in either the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) or Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing (PhD) program.

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