Three alumni earn state nurse practitioner awards

State organizations recognize UAB alumni and faculty for excellence, advocacy


Three alumni have been honored by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) for excellence in practice and advocacy in their own states.

Ian Burge, MSN, FNP-BC, CHPN, CRNP, received the Alabama Advocate State Award for Excellence. He earned his MSN from the School in 2010.

Alumna Rhonda Hensley, EdD, DNP, who earned her DNP from the School in 2011, received the Louisiana Advocate State Award for Excellence.

Anniece Spencer, DNP, RN, FNP-BC, BC-ADM received the Missouri Nurse Practitioner State Award for Excellence. She earned her DNP from the School in 2015

AANP is the largest full-service national professional membership organization for nurse practitioners of all specialties. The mission of AANP is to empower all nurse practitioners to advance quality health care through practice, education, advocacy, research and leadership.

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