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School utilizes evolving technology, creates new opportunities to learn, collaborate and provide care

Entire class of inductees comprises UABSON graduates

Sixth redesignation marks 25 years of continuous service as a PAHO/WHO Collaborating Center for International Nursing

Healthy aging among individuals living with HIV focus of study

The Melanie C. Dreher Outstanding Dean Award for Excellence in Chapter Support will be presented at Sigma’s Biennial Convention.

Bowen using role to work toward a healthier Alabama

Professorship established for a faculty member who exhibits Nightingale’s essence and whose work focuses on building access to quality health care

UAB Nursing Partnership earns AACN's New Era for Academic Nursing Award

Associate Professor Sigrid Ladores receives 2019 Nursing Excellence Award from the Philippine Nurses Association of America.

Bumpus recognized by NACADA, NAS

Rankin to serve as VP, American Association of Nurse Anesthetists

Marisa Wilson is a national leader in informatics and its translation

Shirey recognized for contribution to nursing research

Thedford-Zimmerman to serve three-year term leading Birmingham Black Nurses Association

Alabama State Nurses Association honors six alumni, Board of Visitors member
UAB School of Nursing celebrates 60th anniversary of nursing honor society chapter at Alumni Night
The School is contributing to strong nursing leaders through its MSN and DNP health systems leadership pathways.
Jane Brock extends family’s commitment to focus on improving health for vulnerable populations through endowed professorship, award fund.
Bray named semi-finalist for research award at North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference

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

Selected among applicant pool of nearly 400 veterans.

Faculty practice helps residents at The WellHouse through trauma-informed care

Wells wins competition at American Association of Heart Failure Nurses meeting

Three-time alumna Sanders inducted into state hall of fame

The School’s PMHNP Specialty Track is helping meet a need for more mental health care providers.
Learn more about graduates of the UAB School of Nursing's Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Specialty.
Learn more about faculty in the UAB School of Nursing's Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Specialty.
Joanne Disch has been named an American Academy of Nursing Living Legend.

Number of UAB School of Nursing associated fellows grows to 91

The Dean’s Nursing Scholars program welcomes high-performing students into the School of Nursing.

Serving emergency nurse practitioners nationwide

The UAB School of Nursing is leading a new era in nursing education through nursing informatics.
Learn more about graduates of the UAB School of Nursing's Nursing Informatics Specialty.
Learn more about faculty in the UAB School of Nursing's Nursing Informatics Specialty.

Plasters receives lifetime achievement award from society

Multi-school, grant-funded initiative will help spread bleeding control training across Birmingham.

Year-long fellowship to prepare participants as academic leaders

UAB School of Nursing joins, supports global campaign to advance role of nurses in health care.
Blood receives inaugural award from national society.
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

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

Al-Wahsh recognized for contributions to hospital infection prevention

Melander among 30 academic nurse leaders to participate
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

Students selected for prestigious fellowship focused on impacting health disparities

State organizations recognize UAB alumni and faculty for excellence, advocacy
Leake and Morris awarded third place in research expo
Brothers with 10-year age difference graduating together with bachelor’s in nursing
UAB School of Nursing students will speak at undergraduate and graduate commencement.
Anusiewicz and Prapanjaroensin earn scholarships to improve nursing practice

Leaves indelible mark on science, nursing and the community

Speeg and Walker honored by state nurse anesthesia association
Carter presents on substance use disorder at occupational health meeting
Prestigious designation awarded to three alumni and one faculty
Sullivan earns scholarship to support research to enhance pediatric oncology nursing in resource-limited countries, hospitals
One of 56 international nurse educators selected for initiative of the NLN Center for Transformational Leadership
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
Kristi Henderson becomes VP, Ascension Healthcare
Noles selected from among UAB staff
$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
Banks tapped for prestigious group, will learn from former presidents, key administrators
Jean Kelley shaped School’s the graduate program, laid foundation of excellence still enjoyed today
Hendricks recently appointed to top nursing leadership role
Langner and White awarded for innovative ideas at InnoHack 2018
Only nurse on committee overseeing Network of Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis Centers national project
Recognized for years of service to society, profession
Washing hands is one of the most important steps to avoid illness
Patrician, Miltner head new QSEN initiative based at School
Carlson earned MSN from School in 1976
Elected to two-year term leading accreditation standards for informatics, information management programs
2017 UAB class scores on National Certification Exam surge high above national average
Serving two-year term on National Association for Healthcare Quality board
453 calls made to thank alumni for their support
Holland chairing National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women's Health Board of Directors
Percentage of male faculty, students continues to rise
Vo first from School selected, will study heart disease, breast cancer link
Recognized for outstanding contributions to palliative care
Five alumni, two BOV members honored by Nurse Practitioner Alliance of Alabama
Three psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner students earn scholarships
Ladores helping visiting Thai PhD students complete dissertation proposals
Event supported Nightingale Eminent Faculty Scholar
Raju wins alumni award recognizing excellence in education; uses data mining techniques to improve health
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
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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