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UAB School of Nursing faculty are recognized groundbreakers in the profession and are on the leading edge of discovery in research, education and practice, with the goal of improving the health of individuals, families and populations globally.

For their sustained contributions to nursing, health care and the patients they serve, the following UAB School of Nursing faculty have been honored by one or more of 17 prestigious national professional nursing and health care organizations with their top distinction — Fellow.

The organizations include:

  • Academy of Emergency Nursing
  • Academy of Forensic Nursing
  • Academy of Nursing Education
  • Academy of Urologic Nurses Association
  • American Academy of Forensic Sciences
  • American Academy of Nursing
  • American Association of Nurse Anesthesiology
  • American Association of Nurse Practitioners
  • American Association of Occupational Health
  • American College of Healthcare Executives
  • American Heart Association
  • American Medical Informatics Association
  • Australian College of Midwives
  • Gerontological Society of America
  • Hospice & Palliative Nurses Association
  • International Association of Forensic Nurses
  • National Academies of Practice
  • Society for Simulation in Healthcare

Edwin Aroke

Edwin Aroke

PhD, CRNA, FAANA, FAAN

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Natalie Baker

Natalie Baker

DNP, CRNP, GNP-BC, ANP-BC, GS-C, FAANP, FAAN

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Marie Bakitas

Marie Bakitas

DNSc, CRNP, NP-C, AOCN, ACHPN, FPCN, FAAN

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Felesia Bowen

Felesia Bowen

PhD, DNP, RN, PPCNP-BC, FAAN

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Crystal Chapman Lambert

Crystal Chapman Lambert

PhD, CRNP, FNP-BC, NP-C, AAHIVS, FAAN

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Joy Deupree

Joy Deupree

PhD, RN, WHNP-BC, FAAN

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Grace Grau

Grace Grau

DNP, CRNP, ACNP-BC, AACC, FAAN
Melanie Hallman

Melanie Hallman

DNP, CRNP, FNP-BC, ACNP-BC, ENP-C, CEN, TCRN, FAEN, FAANP, FAAN

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Karen Heaton

Karen Heaton

PhD, RN, FNP-BC, FAAOHN, FAAN

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Aimee Holland

Aimee Holland

DNP, CRNP, WHNP-BC, NP-C, FAANP, FAAN

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David House

David House

DNP, CRNP, FNP-BC, ENP-C, CEN, CNE, FAEN, FAANP

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Joan Keltner

Joan Keltner

PhD, RN, ACNS-BC, FAHA

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Sigrid Ladores

Sigrid Ladores

PhD, RN, PNP, CNE, FAAN

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Wendy Landier

Wendy Landier

PhD, CRNP, CPNP-PC, PNP-BC, FAAN

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Susan McMullan

Susan McMullan

PhD, CRNA, CNE, CHSE, FAANA, FAAN

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Nick Odom

Nick Odom

PhD, RN, ACHPN, FPCN, FAAN

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Lisa Pair

Lisa Pair

DNP, CRNP, WHNP-BC, FAUNA

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Maria Shirey

Maria Shirey

PhD, MBA, RN, NEA-BC, ANEF, FACHE, FNAP, FAAN

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Allison Shorten

Allison Shorten

PhD, MS, RN, RM, FACM, FAAN, FNAP

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Ellen Smith

Ellen Smith

PhD, MSN RN, AOCN, FAAN

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Patricia Speck

Patricia Speck

DNSc, CRNP, FNP‐BC, AFN‐C, DF‐IAFN, DF‐AFN, FAAFS, FAAN

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Michele Talley

Michele Talley

PhD, CRNP, ACNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN

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Penni Watts

Penni Watts

PhD, RN, CHSE-A, FSSH, ANEF, FAAN

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Bryan Wilbanks

Bryan Wilbanks

PhD, DNP, CRNA, FAANA, FAAN

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