Displaying items by tag: Global Leadership

Becomes first to occupy a new permanent nursing seat, will work to continue expanding the role of nurses
Published in Global Leadership
Recognizes faculty members who has demonstrated 'extraordinary promise' within first five years of academic career
Published in Global Leadership
Chosen based on dedication, enthusiasm and extraordinary procedural and diagnostic skills.
Published in Global Leadership
Drs. Ashley Hodges and Lynn Nichols are serving multi-year terms as peer reviewers, among other duties, for Nursing for Women's Health and Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic & Neonatal Nursing
Published in Global Leadership
Appointment to position with the official publication of the National Association of Healthcare Quality is a dream come true for longtime author, editor 
Published in Global Leadership
Selected based on two-plus years of successful leadership, service as interim president
Published in Global Leadership
UAB School of Nursing professor adds to already impressive personal databank of research on aging and HIV
Published in Global Leadership
Awards shine light on two expected to make their mark in field of psychiatric care
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Author of 12 books dealing with consciousness, spirituality, and healing, including The New York Times bestseller “Healing Words: The Power Of Prayer And The Practice Of Medicine,” and most recently “One Mind: How Our Mind Is Part Of A Greater Consciousness And Why It Matters”

Newest results show UAB School of Nursing is most successful prelicensure program of its size in Alabama
Published in Innovative Programs
Internationally recognized as a pioneer in the holistic nursing and nurse coaching movements
Published in Valuable Resources
AMNP was the best route because he already had a bachelor’s and master’s in athletic training and didn’t want to go back to school for another two or three years to get a bachelor’s degree in nursing
Published in Innovative Programs
Growing up in rural Alabama Shameka Rodgers saw the effect a lack of health care access, education had on her community and made UAB her first and only choice for a nursing education she will take back home to help others
Published in Innovative Programs
Award given to an early career scientist who is focusing on minority aging and health disparities in the African-American population

School recognizes eight alumni, colleagues for outstanding contributions to the nursing profession, academia, and patients

Published in Valuable Resources
Their talk "Cognition and Vigilance in Shift-Working Nurses," is an offshoot of their collaborative research into staffing night shifts with workers who are genetically best suited to work during the overnight hours
Earned both MSN and PhD from UAB; Primary responsibilities relate to the coordination of the program


Published in Valuable Resources
Career has been dedicated to advancing educational opportunities for nurses in Alabama and beyond
Published in Valuable Resources
Four faculty members and five alumni from the UAB School of Nursing named Academy Fellows
Published in Global Leadership
UAB School of Nursing PhD student receives Article of the Year award from the Journal of the Association of Nurses in Aids Care
Chris Rhodes named Chair-Elect of American Nurses’ Association National Nominations and Elections Committee
Published in Innovative Programs
UAB School of Nursing alumna Lindsey Harris cited by National Black Nurses Association for clinical excellence, patient advocacy and mentorship
Published in Global Leadership
UAB School of Nursing alumna to serve as President-elect of Alabama State Nurses Association (ASNA)
Published in Global Leadership
Named 2015 recipient of the Marguerite Rodgers Kinney Award for a Distinguished Career; award is named for UAB's Dr. Margie Kinney Handlin
Published in Valuable Resources
Johns Hopkins Professor, National Program Director for RWJF Nurse Faculty Scholars Program, is twenty-fourth Jean Kelley Lecture keynote
Published in Innovative Programs
Sullivan, a graduate of the MSN program, is the recipient of one of only two scholarships given by the Association of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nurses to attend the prestigious conference
Published in Global Leadership
Alumna Linda Gibson-Young receives the Outstanding Researcher Award from the National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties
Published in Global Leadership
DNP graduate Shelby Polk participating in year-long innovative and integrated learning experience for advanced practice nurses
Published in Global Leadership
Three fifth semester honors students use undergraduate research experience to help empower Latina women about breast cancer, culturally sensitive health education 
Bryan Wilbanks' research, part of his dissertation work, is changing the course of perioperative informatics, published in peer-reviewed journal

Breast cancer risk and genetics, families, relationships are topics at the third Young Breast Cancer Survivors Network workshop in Birmingham

Ladores, a pediatric nurse practitioner, investigates reproductive health concerns in adolescents and young adults with chronic illness

Roussel and Polancich present revised DNP curriculum at the AACN Doctoral Education Conference
Published in Innovative Programs

New students at the UAB School of Nursing are welcomed into nursing profession at semi-annual “Lamp of Learning” ceremony.

Published in Innovative Programs
School recognizes six alumni for outstanding contributions to the nursing profession, academia, and patients
Published in Valuable Resources

Jim Raper is proud to be a nurse practitioner and to have been the first nurse to direct a medical clinic at UAB. This, he said, has afforded him the opportunity to incorporate advanced practice nursing into every aspect of the 1917 Clinic.

Get to know Jim Raper a tenured Professor in the UAB School of Medicine, the only nurse with a primary appointment, and holds a secondary appointment in the School of Nursing.

Diabetes is an enormous problem in Alabama, but a UAB School of Nursing-managed post-discharge diabetes clinic is making the difference for hundreds of uninsured patients.
October 01, 2014

Eye-opening research

Rosetta Norman never thought she would end up with a passion for research or taking care of adults. The second-semester BSN student plans to be a NICU nurse once she graduates, but joining a faculty member’s research team has opened her eyes to more career possibilities and might just change her mind about the age of her patients.
October 01, 2014

Leading transitional care

Imagine being discharged from the hospital knowing you suffer from heart failure, and you have no access to continuing outpatient care. What do you do when you’re in trouble—go to the emergency room, get readmitted, or worse, do nothing? It’s a recipe for a vicious cycle that could have disastrous outcomes.
October 01, 2014

Raising suicide awareness

The suicide rate among both male and female U.S. Veterans is soaring, according to recent reports. That trend, coupled with the personal experiences of their colleagues, convinced members of the UAB School of Nursing’s Student Nurses Association to take a proactive role in raising awareness of this growing national issue.
Published in Innovative Programs
Two UAB School of Nursing faculty members have been selected by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation as 2014 Scholars and Fellows. C. Ann Gakumo, PhD, RN, has been named an RWJF Nurse Faculty Scholar and Joy P. Deupree, PhD, MSN, APRN-BC, has been named an RWJF Executive Nurse Fellow.
Using a four-year, $1 million gift from The Daniel Foundation of Alabama, the UAB School of Nursing is creating a far-reaching program designed to open up more health care access in medically underserved rural Alabama.
Published in Valuable Resources
September 30, 2014

Nursing without walls

Nursing without walls—delivering quality care to populations how, when and where they need, and caring for their unique needs without traditional encumbrances—has become the essence of nursing that is practiced, taught and studied at the UAB School of Nursing.
Jordan chose a path into nursing after earning a degree in health care management
Published in Innovative Programs
Terry Harrell gives so talented students without the means can pay for their education
Published in Valuable Resources
Thompson has a long volunteer history with the honor society of nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI).
Published in Valuable Resources
Morin has received national recognition for her teaching expertise, including the Excellence in Nursing Education Award from AWHONN
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