Wells presents research findings at national palliative care symposium

Selected among applicant pool of nearly 400 veterans.
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November 27, 2018

NPAA honors eight alumni

State nurse practitioner organization recognizes outstanding alumni

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Wells wins competition at American Association of Heart Failure Nurses meeting

 

Three-time alumna Sanders inducted into state hall of fame

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Joanne Disch has been named an American Academy of Nursing Living Legend.
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Plasters receives lifetime achievement award from society

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Year-long fellowship to prepare participants as academic leaders

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Blood receives inaugural award from national society.
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Partnership with AirMed international prepares health care professionals through simulation, training

Al-Wahsh recognized for contributions to hospital infection prevention

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Melander among 30 academic nurse leaders to participate
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Project focuses on medically underserved areas and includes building and educating undergraduate students, practicing RNs in team-focused primary care
Huffman recognized for excellence in business by UAB National Alumni Society
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Students selected for prestigious fellowship focused on impacting health disparities

State organizations recognize UAB alumni and faculty for excellence, advocacy
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Speeg and Walker honored by state nurse anesthesia association
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Prestigious designation awarded to three alumni and one faculty
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Sullivan earns scholarship to support research to enhance pediatric oncology nursing in resource-limited countries, hospitals
PhD student Wells honored by Heart Failure Nurses
Shelton serving as member-at-large
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Kristi Henderson becomes VP, Ascension Healthcare
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Noles selected from among UAB staff
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Jordan and Waddell selected from a competitive pool of national experts on pediatric health care, presented an educational session on pediatric sepsis
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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Hendricks recently appointed to top nursing leadership role
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Langner and White awarded for innovative ideas at InnoHack 2018
Only nurse on committee overseeing Network of Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis Centers national project
Smith leading practice, education, research through American Association for Men in Nursing
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Carlson earned MSN from School in 1976
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2017 UAB class scores on National Certification Exam surge high above national average
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453 calls made to thank alumni for their support
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Holland chairing National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women's Health Board of Directors
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Percentage of male faculty, students continues to rise
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Vo first from School selected, will study heart disease, breast cancer link
Five alumni, two BOV members honored by Nurse Practitioner Alliance of Alabama
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Event supported Nightingale Eminent Faculty Scholar
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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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New Post-Baccalaureate Nurse Residency increases impact, scope of unique Veterans' initiative, joins three other Veterans' health care initiatives
School's students, faculty, staff donate time to prepare MedHope Africa for Ugandan mission
Alumna and National Advisory Council member named among 30 female leaders impacting Alabama
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Jordan and McPeters to serve on state nurse practitioner board
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Honorary alumna cited by American Academy of Nursing for contributions to profession, cancer care
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Professor one of 12 receiving 2017 UAB President's Award for Excellence in Teaching
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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
Moneyham, Adams, Beard and Stanton recognized for contributions to nursing, health care in Alabama
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Event celebrated alumni accomplishments
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Work with Closed Claims Research Team earns him Researcher of the Year Award
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Distinguished alumna recognized for extraordinary contributions to nursing
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Wilson recognized for public health nursing excellence in Alabama
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Honored for demonstrating professional excellence and community commitment
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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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Bryant, Cole recognized in UAB Excellence in Business Top 25 Class of 2017
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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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Alumnus Owens promotes patient advocacy through leadership
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One faculty member, two alumnae to be inducted at AAN annual conference
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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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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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Pilon to lead National Nurse-led Care Consortium
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Jackson receives county-wide honor eight months after graduation
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Parodi recognized for project involving U.S. Army, Navy and Air Force scientists
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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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Alumnus Sargent's passion for mental health led him to help fill a critical void in health care providers
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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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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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Lucinda Graven honored with Early Science Investigator Award from Southern Nursing Research Society
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Experiences abroad help Nieuwenhuys, Strawn suceed in School's accelerated master's curriculum
Unique approach to community health clinicals enhances meaning, creativity
Whelton's nursing career centered on mentorship and helping others
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Hodges' leadership in nursing extends to daughter, son
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Selected from a pool of applicants to advance critical research agenda
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Assistant professor honored for long track record of working to promote diversity, inclusivity
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Cited for impact on innovative nursing education
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Reading, Understanding, and Applying Nursing Research has received American Journal of Nursing's Book of the Year Award
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Assistant professor to serve two-year term on group's Institute of Regulatory Excellence Committee
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Associate professor honored for focus on diversity, inclusion in her teaching, research and service
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Amy Neimkin believes in giving time, resources to beneft next generation of CRNAs
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Improvement in first-time board pass rates, transition to BSN-to-DNP status highlight significant accomplishments, developments of CRNA program
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Marilyn Henry credits her nursing background for opening doors to rewarding work in hospital administration
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DNP graduate, AANP president participates 21st Century Cures Act signing, which provides $1 billion for states for opioid abuse prevention, treatment
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Kunaviktikul reappointed as dean, Kaewthummanukul to serve as an associate dean of Chiang Mai University’s Faculty of Nursing
PhD graduate receives group's 2016 Anna Mae Ericksen Award
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DSN graduate and Vanderbilt nursing dean to help guide one of nation's largest pediatric health systems
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UAB School of Nursing assistant professor receives Distinguished Service Alumni Award for 2016
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Iddins, Pair, Weaver earn effective teaching certificates
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Distinguished alumna becomes first nurse to hold prestigious position for Wisconsin's largest integrated health care system
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Two-time graduate makes her mark at nation's premier nursing informatics gathering
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More than 550 calls placed to generous alumni to express gratitude for their support
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Dual-purpose donation creates scholarship, names pediatric nursing competency lab
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Professor recognized for visionary leadership in protecting children's health
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Three-time UAB School of Nursing graduate to encourage all nurses to be involved in ASNA
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Assistant professor elected to two-year term as secretary of group's Board of Directors
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October 6, UAB School of Nursing broke ground on its $32 million, 72,000 square-foot building expansion
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Three others with ties to the UAB School of Nursing also recognized for their statewide impact
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Two faculty, four alumnae among 164 distinguished nurse leaders inducted at AAN annual conference in Washington, D.C.
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Two-time graduate Hornsby receives 2016 Distinguished Alumni Award
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Taylor Hinkle, Jordan Barksdale will work in various ways to advance, strengthen alumni organization
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Dr. Jeannie Rodriguez is co-investigator on effort to understand why African-American women experience a higher rate of preterm birth than Caucasian women
Dr. Sandra Dunbar selected in the Educator Category
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Brasher, Argade named recipients of the Summer 2016 DNP, BSN awards for student excellence
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Family Nurse Practitioner Specialty Track coordinator lauded as invaluable asset to teaching profession
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Publication, co-authored by fellow UAB School of Nursing faculty and alumna, offers innovative approaches to nursing education that can significantly impact disaster responses
Lt. Col. Stacey VanDyke fills administrator role following her Air Force career
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Alumna receives honor for advancing excellence in patient care, education, research
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Trip strengthen ties with Chiang Mai University, puts UAB faculty, doctoral education on global stage
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Recent additions bring to 24 the number of faculty, alumni who now hold prestigious designation
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UAB Center for Palliative and Supportive Care honors Fordham, Palmore, Westbrook, Beard
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Made transition from resident in the School to VA co-director in less than three years
Strong relationships producing health care professionals who are well prepared to identify and care for veterans wherever they are
Dr. Gail D'Eramo Melkus to deliver keynote address on 'T2 Diabetes Biobehavioral Research: A Platform for Mentoring'
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Assistant professor serving as chair of statewide panel focusing on increasing the public's basic understanding of health information and services
Becomes first to occupy a new permanent nursing seat, will work to continue expanding the role of nurses
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Recognizes faculty members who has demonstrated 'extraordinary promise' within first five years of academic career
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Pilot project will study promoting physical activity among African Americans
Associate professor working to enhance use of unique collection in School of Nursing curricula
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Also appointed to Hartford Center national expert panel on gerontological nursing
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Volunteer efforts lead to appointment to Steering Committee, election as Vice Chair
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Nurse practitioner, 2015 MSN graduate achieving career goal with work in rural health care
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Yeow Chye Ng, PhD, FNP-BC, NP-C, AAHIVE, earned his PhD from the School in 2013
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First group to experience revamped curriculum proving to be accomplished
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Chosen based on dedication, enthusiasm and extraordinary procedural and diagnostic skills.
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Role of mentors, coaches as part of the process is focus of $30,000 grant
School's Director of Clinical Simulation is group's 18th Certified Healthcare Simulation Educator-Advanced worldwide
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Watts, Byram presented with inaugural awards honoring "inspirational and gifted" teacher's legacy
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Says its an exciting time to be a women's health nurse practitioner
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Retired faculty and friends scholarship will benefit future nursing students
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Selected based on two-plus years of successful leadership, service as interim president
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Acknowledges significant contributions from four special members
Four-time graduate of UAB School of Nursing to serve two-year term as president
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Awards shine light on two expected to make their mark in field of psychiatric care
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Award recognizes School of Nursing instructor for work in rural community setting
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Bonner, Pickett invited to speak at Alabama Association of Nurse Anesthetists gathering
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Spring 2015 DNP graduate is published, makes first podium presentation
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Lavender has served as interim president since September 2014

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Will provide insight to help shape the organization’s bylaws

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Alumna attributes her success to mentor Dr. Jacqueline Moss, who played a tremendous role in helping her find this path

Palmer Carrier, CNA Insurance doctoral fellowships provide $10,000 in education support
Increased use of mobile technology at the heart of $10,000 RCMAR Pilot Grant

Selection based upon activism, scholarly research and commitment to community outreach
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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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Erin Gockle was a Peace Corps Fellow while earning her BSN and now is an MSN student in the School's Graduate Nursing Education Primary Care Scholars initiative
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Cites unique specialty, affordability, outstanding faculty as reasons for pursuing two doctoral degrees
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Award given to an early career scientist who is focusing on minority aging and health disparities in the African-American population

Will try to help increase membership, raise awareness of services CNMs perform
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School recognizes eight alumni, colleagues for outstanding contributions to the nursing profession, academia, and patients

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Earned both MSN and PhD from UAB; Primary responsibilities relate to the coordination of the program


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Career has been dedicated to advancing educational opportunities for nurses in Alabama and beyond
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The two are among 46 nurses around the country to receive a prestigious Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Future of Nursing Scholars program award this year

Four faculty members and five alumni from the UAB School of Nursing named Academy Fellows
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Dheeraj Raju earns The Science Unbound Foundation Best Paper Award in the area of general statistics
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Scholars receive financial, educational support to pursue training in cancer disparities research, mentoring from preeminent researchers including Karen Meneses

UAB School of Nursing alumna Carol Ratcliffe credited by NBNA for outstanding contributions to professional and patient education
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B-Metro Nursing Excellence faculty and alumni award recipients honored for leadership, innovation and expertise
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UAB School of Nursing alumna Lindsey Harris cited by National Black Nurses Association for clinical excellence, patient advocacy and mentorship
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Both professors were selected for influencing the Women's Health Nurse Practitioner specialization for the better
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The award provides Timiya Nolan with support as she enters the dissertation phase of her studies
UAB School of Nursing alumna to serve as President-elect of Alabama State Nurses Association (ASNA)
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A University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) School of Nursing faculty member and an alumna of one of the School’s doctoral programs have been inducted as Fellows in the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP), the largest full-service national professional membership organization for nurse practitioners of all specialties.
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Dr. Natalie Wilson has been awarded a Brown R25 Fellowship that provides didactic training in clinical research methods, as well as collaborative structured mentoring.
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The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP), which holds it annual meeting this week - June 9 through 14 - and the National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties (NONPF) both count UAB School of Nursing alumni among its presidential ranks.
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Named 2015 recipient of the Marguerite Rodgers Kinney Award for a Distinguished Career; award is named for UAB's Dr. Margie Kinney Handlin
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Johns Hopkins Professor, National Program Director for RWJF Nurse Faculty Scholars Program, is twenty-fourth Jean Kelley Lecture keynote
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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
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Alumna Linda Gibson-Young receives the Outstanding Researcher Award from the National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties
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Alumna Amy Neimkin ireceives 2015 Daniel D. Vigness Federal Political Director of the Year Award presented by the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists 
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DNP graduate Shelby Polk participating in year-long innovative and integrated learning experience for advanced practice nurses
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Charged with examining, facilitating innovative, practical strategies to promote School; advise on profession nationally across constituencies

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School's PhD Program Director will assist authors in evaluating article ideas prior to peer review, facilite links between academic researchers, clinicians
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American Association of Occupational Health Nurses recognizes Louise O'Keefe for excellence in writing in experienced author category
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"Nursing Research Using Ethnography: Qualitative Designs and Methods" honored by AJN as book of the year
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Growth in students and research brings new senior faculty and new graduate program leaders, keys in fulfilling strategic priorities
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Rick and Barrett Brock MacKay give $1 million to create dynamic new home for the Barrett Brock MacKay Florence Nightingale Letters Exhibit

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Ann Gakumo named Most Outstanding Black Faculty Member by Black Student Awareness Committee for leadership, community and school involvement
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Grant helps The Foundry support Oasis Produce Pantry Food Truck, bring nursing students to teach nutrition in low-income Birmingham suburb
Natalie Baker appointed to Alabama Board of Nursing to represent advanced practice nursing, joins UABSON colleague Laura Wright
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Assistant Professor Natalie Baker assumed role of GAPNA Education Committee Chair in September of 2014
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DNP student Marie McBee one of five new Minority Nurse Faculty Scholars selected through AACN Johnson & Johnson Campaign for Nursing's Future.
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UAB School of Nursing BSN students volunteer for School's first Thank-a-Thon
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DNP Alumna inducted into the National League for Nursing's Academy of Nursing Education
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Brenda Iddins, Aimee Holland, Nancy Turnham and Joy Deupree receive NPAA awards
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One faculty member and three alumni from the UAB School of Nursing honored at AAN Alumni and Friends Reception
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Nominees cited for dedication, compassion and leadership include faculty, alumni and students
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Michael Humber will serve as president-elect of the ALANA
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UAB School of Nursing DNP alumna recognized as NBNA Advanced Practice Nurse of the Year
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School recognizes six alumni for outstanding contributions to the nursing profession, academia, and patients
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Several faculty members and students attended the NPAA annual congress and honored student awardee  
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The 2014 fundraising event hosted by the UAB School of Nursing Board of Visitors drew strong student and faculty praise and gratitude.
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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.
UAB Hospital Interim Chief Nursing Officer Terri Poe, who earned her BSN from the UAB School of Nursing in 1986 and her DNP from the School in 2013, has been named the hospital’s Chief Nursing Officer and Senior Associate Vice President.
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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.
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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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.
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Cooke earned her DNP at UAB
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Recognized during 2014 Faculty Awards Convocation
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Honored for her dedication to improving the lives of women and newborns through community service
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Phillips and colleagues will examine worker impairment from marijuana use
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Langston has served the chapter in a variety of leadership roles
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Somerall is track coordinator for the Family Nurse Practitioner Program
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Sahwan chooses UAB over other partner schools for guidance in opening new unit at hospital in Saudi Arabia
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Terry Harrell gives so talented students without the means can pay for their education
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Judy Powell gives to prepare the next generation of nurses
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GENEX Services Inc. has awarded the UAB School of Nursing $20,000 in scholarship funds
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Thompson has a long volunteer history with the honor society of nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI).
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Morin has received national recognition for her teaching expertise, including the Excellence in Nursing Education Award from AWHONN
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Four exceptional alumni and professional leaders are 2013 inductees into the Alabama Nursing Hall of Fame.
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During a nursing career spanning more than 30 years, Joanne Disch, PhD, RN, FAAN, has held numerous positions in clinical and academic nursing, but she has always maintained a strong commitment to professional organizations—including serving as a member of the board of the American Academy of Nursing and as a committee chair with the American Nurses Association. Her most recent board position, however, might be her most high-profile yet—chair of the board of AARP, formerly the American Association of Retired Persons, one of the largest and most influential interest groups in the country.
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Eleventh annual Alumni Night Dinner and Awards Ceremony honored Carol Garrison as the 2013 Distinguished Alumni Award Recipient.
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UAB School of Nursing alumni Alfred Lupien and Larry Hornsby were each nationally recognized at the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists for their outstanding contributions to the field.
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Annual event hosted by Barrett and Rick MacKay supports the Campaign for UAB
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Bruce Burns gives to the School, honor's wife's service as a nurse
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UAB School of Nursing graduate student Bryan Wilbankshas been selected to receive the CertifiedBackground.com and the American Association of Colleges of Nursing scholarship based on merit and demonstrated leadership skills.

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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."

Honored for her leadership, contribution to society, and promotion of nursing and health care research

Earned her doctorate in nursing from the University of Kentucky
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Awards mark contributions in teaching and  service

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Award honors work as nurse educator; will respresent southeast for NANNP
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Four represent diverse teaching, research, service experience
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Hidges has been an active member of AWHONN since 1998
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Four exceptional University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Nursing alumni and professional leaders are 2013 inductees into the Alabama Nursing Hall of Fame.
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The UAB School of Nursing has acquired the health clinic at The Foundry Rescue Mission and Recovery Center in Bessemer and began seeing patients – both residents of The Foundry and members of the community in need of health care – July 1, 2013.

Florence Nightingale, indisputably the founder of modern nursing, left countless gifts to her profession, including a collection of 50 letters and more preserved in the UAB Historical Collections. Copies of these are on permanent exhibit in the UAB School of Nursing.

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Carol Garrison honored as 2013 Distinguished Alumni Award recipient

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Aimee Holland will sit on the Board of Directors of the National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women's Health
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Nursing, Medicine partner in AHEC initiative to expand access to primary care — especially for rural and other under-served populations — in Alabama using a five-year, $5.25-million HRSA grant 

Marie L. O'Koren Ed.D., M.S.N., professor and dean emeritus of the UAB School of Nursing, passed away December 11, 2012 at the age of 86
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Phillips is an expert in occupational health and safety
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The UAB School of Nursing has received a three-year, $1.4-million grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) to develop and implement an innovative interprofessional collaborative health-care practice model that improves quality of care and outcomes for underserved patients with diabetes and other chronic conditions.
After graduation, Sheena Champion returned home to rural Wilcox County, Alabama where her advanced training in primary care is sorely needed
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Plans call for fall 2012 of new interactive Nightingale exhibit in the School
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The UAB School of Nursing partners at the critical juncture to improve access and quality health care for communities

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