Displaying items by tag: Student Life

August 26, 2020

Get to know Josh Carpenter

4th semester BSN student discusses SNA involvement, interest in nursing

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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
Alumnus Sargent's passion for mental health led him to help fill a critical void in health care providers
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Strong academic record, warm welcome led Nashville native to UAB School of Nursing's CRNA program
Published in Innovative Programs
Active duty U.S. airman relishing opportunity to pursue BSN degree at UAB School of Nursing
Brasher, Argade named recipients of the Summer 2016 DNP, BSN awards for student excellence
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August 04, 2016

Like mother, like daughter

Mitchell, Urdaneta will earn BSN degrees, walk together in upcoming UAB summer commencement ceremony
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Nurse Anesthesia student receives one of two Alabama Association of Nurse Anesthetists scholarships in the state
UAB SNA noted for its success and support of student development, leadership, and community involvement
Published in Innovative Programs
BSN student sees bright side of swimming injury, turns to career in nursing
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Student success stories enabled by donor’s generous scholarship donations
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Uncertainty about where she wanted to pursue her degree cleared when she found UAB
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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
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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
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Representative meets three scholarship recipients, tours skills and simulation labs
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UAB School of Nursing ranked number 17 in the nation in the “Top 50 Best Value BSN Programs of 2015” and number 27 in the nation in the “Top 50 Best Value RN to BSN Programs of 2015” by valuecolleges.com.
Published in Global Leadership
BSN curriculum includes personal leadership course to help students learn how to effectively work together, features service-learning project
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Community Health Nursing students detail experiences with School's partner agencies and findings on nurses' role in the community 
Three fifth semester honors students use undergraduate research experience to help empower Latina women about breast cancer, culturally sensitive health education 
"Nursing Research Using Ethnography: Qualitative Designs and Methods" honored by AJN as book of the year
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Bryan Wilbanks' research, part of his dissertation work, is changing the course of perioperative informatics, published in peer-reviewed journal
Scholarship donors, recipients meet at annual luncheon to celebrate donor generosity and student excellence
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UAB School of Nursing Seniors mark culmination of undergraduate careers with celebratory lunch, class photos
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UAB Student Nurses Association sell CardioGrams as Valentine’s Day fundraiser 

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Comprehensive two-day orientation introduces incoming master’s students to UAB School of Nursing and University

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Nursing student Morgan Taylor Hinkle combines passion for helping others and love of working with children in her dream to work in the NICU
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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

Real-world preparation

To strengthen teamwork and communication among disciplines, the UAB Schools of Nursing, Medicine and Health Professions are collaborating to offer immersive interprofessional simulation training, allowing students from different disciplines to work together in high-stress medical simulations before they enter the workforce.  
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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.
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Jordan chose a path into nursing after earning a degree in health care management
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Scholarship donors, and current and past recipients, gathered at the Mountain Brook Country Club 5 to celebrate the UAB community’s continuous generosity and achievement. This event serves to honor our donors who have personally touched our students with their contributions.
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The UAB School of Dentistry, in partnership with the UAB schools of Medicine, Nursing, Health Professions and Optometry, received a $150,000 renewal grant through the DentaQuest Foundation to train professional students to work collaboratively and recognize when they should make referrals to other professions.
Natalie Wilson, DNP, ANP-BC, MPH, AAHIVE, a current PhD student in the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) School of Nursing, has received $100,000 from the Veteran's Administration to fund a two-year Nursing Research Initiative pilot study on the role of inflammation in symptoms commonly reported by HIV patients entitled "Gastrointestinal  Symptoms and Microbial Translocation in HIV+ Veterans."

Ranked 11 in the nation in the 2010 nationals before leaving to focus on academics

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The UAB Student Nursing Association has received the Outstanding Breakthrough to Nursing Project for their biannual "Day in the Life" program from the Alabama Association of Nursing Students (AANS).

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More than 500 volunteers from the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Dentistry, the UAB School of Nursing, Cahaba Valley Health Care, and other local dentists, health agencies and companies cared for more than 350 people today as part of the first UAB Dentistry Cares Community Day.

Olivia Bahemuka, a third semester DNP student and native of Uganda, is one of 20 health professionals participating in this yearlong fellowship 

Published in Innovative Programs

The two years Andrea Torre spent in Zambia's Dimbwe Village changed her life and now she is learning the skills she needs to change the lives of others

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