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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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UAB School of Nursing, Birmingham-Southern College come together to expand nursing pipeline.

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

Wells wins competition at American Association of Heart Failure Nurses meeting

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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Serving emergency nurse practitioners nationwide

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The UAB School of Nursing is leading a new era in nursing education through nursing informatics.
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Multi-school, grant-funded initiative will help spread bleeding control training across Birmingham.
UAB School of Nursing joins, supports global campaign to advance role of nurses in health care.
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Partnership with AirMed international prepares health care professionals through simulation, training
School of Nursing once again sees increase in funding to support graduate students, reaching $4.6 million.

Graduate students Markwell and Wells earn academic scholarships from state nursing association

September 25, 2018

Two receive RWJF funding

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

September 25, 2018

Selleck recognized for service

Cynthia Selleck receives Odessa Woolfolk Community Service Award, School’s first

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Project focuses on medically underserved areas and includes building and educating undergraduate students, practicing RNs in team-focused primary care

Students selected for prestigious fellowship focused on impacting health disparities

Leake and Morris awarded third place in research expo
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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Anusiewicz and Prapanjaroensin earn scholarships to improve nursing practice
Speeg and Walker honored by state nurse anesthesia association
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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
Shelton serving as member-at-large
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$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
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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”
Stockdill honored by Hospice and Palliative Nurses Foundation, Heart Failure Society of America
Celebrating prestigious awards, honors and scholarships
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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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Only nurse on committee overseeing Network of Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis Centers national project
January 02, 2018

Vo tapped for NCI Fellowship

Vo first from School selected, will study heart disease, breast cancer link
Recognized for outstanding contributions to palliative care
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Ladores helping visiting Thai PhD students complete dissertation proposals
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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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
School has been at forefront of expansion of nurse practitioner role in the state
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Faculty contribute to Child Abuse Quick Reference field guide for health care providers
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
Former Donna Brown Banton Endowed Professor is second holder of chair named for School's third dean
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Alumna and National Advisory Council member named among 30 female leaders impacting Alabama
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Associate Dean for Research serving on National Advisory Council for Nursing Research
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Professor one of 12 receiving 2017 UAB President's Award for Excellence in Teaching
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Department chair, professor recognized as "a master teacher of nurses"
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Sam Brown Bridge Builder Award recognizes development of interprofessional collaborations, campus partnerships
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PhD students Cherven, Vo each receive $30,000 ACS Cancer Nursing scholarships
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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September 22, 2017

Impacting dementia care

Jablonski among 23 nominated for "Health Care Professional of the Year" Award
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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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Work with Closed Claims Research Team earns him Researcher of the Year Award
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
August 29, 2017

Hallman named AEN Fellow

As one of 163 worldwide, Hallman recognized for substantial contributions to emergency nursing
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Nolan tapped among applicant pool of more than 170 scientists
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Poe, Polancich poster presentation shines spotlight on UAB Nursing Partnership at QSEN National Forum
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Tucker's dissertation selected best among 280 applications
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Couple is first husband-wife team to graduate together from School's DNP Program
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Kirklin Institute internship preparing PhD student Vo to be research nursing leader
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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
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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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Heaton named Fellow, student, alumnae win awards, another student awarded scholarship at conference
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Recent additions bring to 33 the number of faculty, alumni who hold this designation
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Wehunt one of nine statewide to receive 2017 Graduate Nursing Award
Bray's presentations, networking at SNRS highlights "incredible" learning opportunity
White impacting outcomes for ostomy patients with online post-operative visits
American Association of Nurse Practitioners names Talley state award winner
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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
Jackson receives county-wide honor eight months after graduation
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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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Bakitas, Heaton, Rice, Roussel receive UAB Excellence in Mentorship awards
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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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Version of TV game show helps psych mental health NP students learn psychopharmacology content
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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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Joanne Disch named recipient of the Geraldine 'Polly' Bednash Lectureship Award
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MSN students Cassidy, Pattison named 2017-18 Alabama Schweitzer Fellows
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