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Research supporting intervention to improve health care decision making education for caregivers supporting individuals with cancer

Paula Levi to study stress, heart rate variability in ICU nurses

Will study racial differences in chronic low back pain

Honored with 2021 American Association of Nurse Anesthetists Foundation’s John F. Garde Researcher of the Year Award

Funding totaling more than $11M studying how to create best possible health outcomes and care for individuals with Alzheimer’s Disease and related dementias and their caregivers

Lecture by chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy expert scheduled for June 10

Pathway Independence Award from NIH enables continued preparation as post-doc, transition to independent, tenure-track position

Will compare impact of nursing on military and civilian hospital patient experiences

UAB School of Nursing ranked 11th overall among U.S. Schools of Nursing in National Institutes of Health funding, according to Blue Ridge Institute for Medical Research

National Academies of Sciences committee set to establish framework for behavioral science research

Leadership program through Cambia Health Foundation includes $180,000 grant to support palliative care research and project

UAB School of Nursing promotes research and scholarship across nursing education and practice

The top three abstracts in nursing at the North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference from UAB School of Nursing

Dr. Jodie Dionne-Odom appointed co-PI of MACS/WHIS cohort study, several new staff also added

FNINR recognizes assistant professor for early career success

Number of UAB School of Nursing FAAN inductees rises to more than 90

Neonatal Scholars Interest Group to support collaboration, research and teaching

Center for Palliative and Supportive Care is first UAB University Wide Research Center with School of Nursing at the helm

Has sustained scholarship in pain and palliative care science, leading to fundamental practice and policy changes

Understanding causes, sustained racial disparities in pain

Dionne-Odom receives five-year R37 to assess effectiveness of a lay navigator-led, community-based palliative care intervention for rural and African-American family caregivers in the Southea

Environmental, personal and disease related factors contribute to behavioral symptoms of patients with Alzheimer’s and dementia symptoms, but presentation varies significantly between patients

Three PhD students receive scholarships from Alabama Nurses Foundation

Offers insight into infectious disease, COVID-19, ongoing research as part of first online Jean Kelley Lecture

8th among public schools of nursing in academic health systems

Assistant Professor Rebecca Edwards continuing dissertation research with American

Discusses impact of telehealth palliative care intervention on caregiver quality of life Category: Sustainable Scholarship

American Medical Informatics Association Nursing Informatics Working Group names papers among those recommended that contributed to the science of nursing informatics

Among 55 honored by Geriatric Nursing for significant impact on specialty

Shirey and White-Williams co-author AHA statement on social determinants of health and heart failure

Professor Mirjam-Colette Kempf serving on Jefferson County COVID-19 task force

Innovation, communication keys to success

Shameka Rodgers Phillips is first nurse to receive fellowship from UAB Nutrition and Obesity Research Center

Post-doc studying interventions’ impact on heart failure caregivers, quality of life

Graduate to continue training through T32 grant funding

Wingo gives keynote speech at Undergraduate Research Fall Expo

Collaboration between UAB School of Nursing faculty advances scholarship, education

Contributions to AIDS Care research recognized nationally

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

Pam Bowen receives $50,000 pilot grant to study Fitbit use to increase physical activity, improve lifestyle behaviors to improve health of African American women

Caitlin Campbell detailed her work on nursing work environment for Alabama State Nurses’ Association at annual meeting

Bray named semi-finalist for research award at North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference
With an NPCRC grant, assistant professor to create a culturally-adapted palliative care program.

Third-year student Wells presents research findings at national palliative care symposium

Marie Bakitas received the American Cancer Society Pathfinder in Palliative Care award for 2018.

Lofton plans to research demyelinating diseases, such as multiple sclerosis and transverse myelitis

UAB Solution Studios was recognized as the Interdisciplinary Initiative of the year.

Wells wins competition at American Association of Heart Failure Nurses meeting

Project focuses on medically underserved areas and includes building and educating undergraduate students, practicing RNs in team-focused primary care
Assistant Professor Edwin Aroke receives AANA Foundation research award

Students selected for prestigious fellowship focused on impacting health disparities

Leake and Morris awarded third place in research expo
Anusiewicz and Prapanjaroensin earn scholarships to improve nursing practice

Leaves indelible mark on science, nursing and the community

Carter presents on substance use disorder at occupational health meeting
Sullivan earns scholarship to support research to enhance pediatric oncology nursing in resource-limited countries, hospitals
Rebecca Edwards, also a faculty member, will use funds from Oncology Nursing Society to begin crafting research proposal on palliative care in the Caribbean
PhD student Wells honored by Heart Failure Nurses
$1.7 million grant providing oral hygiene training for nursing home staff to improve care for patients with cognitive issues
Jordan and Waddell selected from a competitive pool of national experts on pediatric health care, presented an educational session on pediatric sepsis
Honored with 2018 Graduate Dean’s Excellence in Mentorship Award, she is known for exemplary intellectual leadership, and actively guiding her mentees research and training
Election was based upon an exemplary career, educational and research contributions to practice across UAB and in other academic, clinical settings
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”
Stockdill honored by Hospice and Palliative Nurses Foundation, Heart Failure Society of America
April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month
Celebrating prestigious awards, honors and scholarships
Only nurse on committee overseeing Network of Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis Centers national project
Vo first from School selected, will study heart disease, breast cancer link
Recognized for outstanding contributions to palliative care
Raju wins alumni award recognizing excellence in education; uses data mining techniques to improve health
Awards support PhD student in her development as early career nurse scientist
Manuscript exploring shoulder injuries in long-haul truck drivers earns national writing award
Faculty contribute to Child Abuse Quick Reference field guide for health care providers
Former Donna Brown Banton Endowed Professor is second holder of chair named for School's third dean
Associate Dean for Research serving on National Advisory Council for Nursing Research
Two-year, $154,000 grant studying pediatric palliative care needs in the Deep South
One of 50 worldwide invited to NIH National Human Genome Research Institute Short Course in Genomics
Third straight group from School receives three-year RWJF funding commitment, matching scholarships
Receives distinguished alumni award for scientific research and accomplishments
Named primary site investigator for women-focused research, gets additional funding to extend study
Work with Closed Claims Research Team earns him Researcher of the Year Award
Three students receive ONS Foundation scholarships to transform cancer care
Nolan tapped among applicant pool of more than 170 scientists
Tucker's dissertation selected best among 280 applications
Kirklin Institute internship preparing PhD student Vo to be research nursing leader
Awards earned by UAB School of Nursing faculty in the 2016-17 academic calendar year
Heaton named Fellow, student, alumnae win awards, another student awarded scholarship at conference
Bray's presentations, networking at SNRS highlights "incredible" learning opportunity
White impacting outcomes for ostomy patients with online post-operative visits
Edwards named Nurse Practitioner of the Year by the Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation
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
Bakitas, Heaton, Rice, Roussel receive UAB Excellence in Mentorship awards
Dr. Jean C. McSweeney from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences to deliver keynote address
Nolan will participate in all-expense-paid career development workshop for early career nurse scientists
Lucinda Graven honored with Early Science Investigator Award from Southern Nursing Research Society
PhD student is School's first to receive Barker Award for Excellence in Graduate Studies
World renowned expert on aging hosts Dementia Boot Camp with help from undergraduate students
Associate professor honored for focus on diversity, inclusion in her teaching, research and service
Jumped 11 spots from 2015 ranking, boasting nearly $2.2 million from NIH in 2016
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