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Among public schools of nursing in academic health systems, school is 7th for MSN, 10th for DNP, with specialties ranked 1st, 2nd and 4th

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Vance, Childs, Shorten are accomplished internal leaders, experienced educators and researchers

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NIH grant to support Stockdill’s continued doctoral study in palliative care

Local American Association for Men in Nursing chapter establishes new mentorship program.

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Bumpus recognized by NACADA, NAS

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The School’s PMHNP Specialty Track is helping meet a need for more mental health care providers.
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Learn more about graduates of the UAB School of Nursing's Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Specialty.
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The UAB School of Nursing is leading a new era in nursing education through nursing informatics.
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UAB School of Nursing joins, supports global campaign to advance role of nurses in health care.
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School of Nursing once again sees increase in funding to support graduate students, reaching $4.6 million.
September 25, 2018

Two receive RWJF funding

Two PhD students funded through Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Future of Nursing Scholars Program

Brothers with 10-year age difference graduating together with bachelor’s in nursing
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UAB School of Nursing students will speak at undergraduate and graduate commencement.
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Rebecca Edwards, also a faculty member, will use funds from Oncology Nursing Society to begin crafting research proposal on palliative care in the Caribbean
Jordan and Waddell selected from a competitive pool of national experts on pediatric health care, presented an educational session on pediatric sepsis
Election was based upon an exemplary career, educational and research contributions to practice across UAB and in other academic, clinical settings
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Elaine Larson, a pioneer in infection prevention, antimicrobial resistance and hand hygiene delivering keynote address, “One Nurse’s Journey: Bridges to the Future with Interdisciplinary Teams”
Banks tapped for prestigious group, will learn from former presidents, key administrators
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Jean Kelley shaped School’s the graduate program, laid foundation of excellence still enjoyed today
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November 29, 2017

Improving health with data

Raju wins alumni award recognizing excellence in education; uses data mining techniques to improve health
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Students who complete required courses eligible to sit for the Emergency Nurse Practitioner (ENP) certification exam
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New Post-Baccalaureate Nurse Residency increases impact, scope of unique Veterans' initiative, joins three other Veterans' health care initiatives
Alumna and National Advisory Council member named among 30 female leaders impacting Alabama
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Sam Brown Bridge Builder Award recognizes development of interprofessional collaborations, campus partnerships
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Two-year, $154,000 grant studying pediatric palliative care needs in the Deep South
October 12, 2017

Thompson honored by NLN

Alumna retires as CEO of Sigma Theta Tau, receives top NLN award
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Third straight group from School receives three-year RWJF funding commitment, matching scholarships
September 27, 2017

Creating reliable exams

October 27, School hosting mini-conference on test construction and analysis for nurse educators
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Moneyham, Adams, Beard and Stanton recognized for contributions to nursing, health care in Alabama
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September 22, 2017

Vance honored by UAB Psychology

Receives distinguished alumni award for scientific research and accomplishments
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September 12, 2017

Excellence in oncology nursing

Three students receive ONS Foundation scholarships to transform cancer care
Includes new two-year, $1.3 million HRSA great preparing advanced practice nurses, providing primary care
Buys, Combs succeeding retiring Somerall as Co-Coordinators of School's Family Nurse Practitioner Specialty Track
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American Association of Nurse Practitioners names Turnham state award winner
Published in Global Leadership
Cited for innovative and flexible academic programs, student engagement and community involvement
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One faculty member, two alumnae to be inducted at AAN annual conference
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Awards earned by UAB School of Nursing faculty in the 2016-17 academic calendar year
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Wehunt one of nine statewide to receive 2017 Graduate Nursing Award
Edwards named Nurse Practitioner of the Year by the Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation
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PhD student Gordon receives two grants to study end-of-life care choice in African American families
PhD candidate Pack-Mabien receives grant to study care transition for sickle cell patients
Alumnus Campbell becomes author after surviving bladder cancer
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DNP alumna Velinda Block named first chief nursing executive of HCA Tristar Division
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Dr. Jean C. McSweeney from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences to deliver keynote address
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Alumnus Sargent's passion for mental health led him to help fill a critical void in health care providers
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Photojournalist turned U.S. Army nurse is shining example of School's commitment to providing quality health care for Veterans
Nolan will participate in all-expense-paid career development workshop for early career nurse scientists
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Professor Pat Speck receives End Violence Against Women International's 2017 Professional Impact Award
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