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Learn more about faculty of the UAB School of Nursing's Health Systems Leadership Specialties.

A new building is only the beginning for UAB School of Nursing

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

Learn more about faculty in the UAB School of Nursing's Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Specialty.

Number of UAB School of Nursing associated fellows grows to 91

Serving emergency nurse practitioners nationwide

The UAB School of Nursing is leading a new era in nursing education through nursing informatics.
Learn more about faculty in the UAB School of Nursing's Nursing Informatics Specialty.
Project focuses on medically underserved areas and includes building and educating undergraduate students, practicing RNs in team-focused primary care
State organizations recognize UAB alumni and faculty for excellence, advocacy
Prestigious designation awarded to three alumni and one faculty
One of 56 international nurse educators selected for initiative of the NLN Center for Transformational Leadership
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
April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month
Jean Kelley shaped School’s the graduate program, laid foundation of excellence still enjoyed today
Only nurse on committee overseeing Network of Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis Centers national project
Recognized for years of service to society, profession
Elected to two-year term leading accreditation standards for informatics, information management programs
Serving two-year term on National Association for Healthcare Quality board
Holland chairing National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women's Health Board of Directors
Professor Pat Speck receives End Violence Against Women International's 2017 Professional Impact Award
Hodges' leadership in nursing extends to daughter, son
World renowned expert on aging hosts Dementia Boot Camp with help from undergraduate students
Assistant professor honored for long track record of working to promote diversity, inclusivity
Associate professor serves as Nursing Discipline chair of international Children's Oncology Group
Cited for impact on innovative nursing education
Assistant professor to serve two-year term on group's Institute of Regulatory Excellence Committee
13th overall puts School among top five public Schools of Nursing in nation
Deputy director believes 'think globally, act locally' should be way of life for everyone at the UAB School of Nursing
Associate professor honored for focus on diversity, inclusion in her teaching, research and service
Improvement in first-time board pass rates, transition to BSN-to-DNP status highlight significant accomplishments, developments of CRNA program
Jumped 11 spots from 2015 ranking, boasting nearly $2.2 million from NIH in 2016
Funding supports development of interventions, treatments to improve everyday functioning, quality of life for older adults with HIV-related cognition problems
One of six health care professionals given Lane W. Adams Quality of Life Award
Meneses honored with UAB Academic Health Center's most prestigious faculty award for a 40-year career focused on cancer survivorship
Honor from UAB Center for Palliative and Supportive Care caps fulfilling year for associate professor
Honor named for her long-time colleague, mentor recognizes those who impact knowledge of nursing administration, leadership
UAB School of Nursing assistant professor receives Distinguished Service Alumni Award for 2016
Assistant professor to serve second two-year term on group's Board of Directors
Professor recognized for visionary leadership in protecting children's health
Assistant professor elected to two-year term as secretary of group's Board of Directors
Three others with ties to the UAB School of Nursing also recognized for their statewide impact
Two faculty, four alumnae among 164 distinguished nurse leaders inducted at AAN annual conference in Washington, D.C.
Family Nurse Practitioner Specialty Track coordinator lauded as invaluable asset to teaching profession
Publication, co-authored by fellow UAB School of Nursing faculty and alumna, offers innovative approaches to nursing education that can significantly impact disaster responses
School of Nursing faculty one of 55 nationwide selected for prestigious NIH/NIA program for investigators new to the field of aging research
Associate Professor named Gerontological Society of America Fellow, will embark on new Department of Defense research project
Walker, Bakitas, Sipples to discuss methods for enhancing palliative care, oncology curricula at 2016 ICCN gathering in Hong Kong
Trip strengthen ties with Chiang Mai University, puts UAB faculty, doctoral education on global stage
Funding will help mentor, mentee continue research into various aspects of military nursing
Nomination by mentee Dionne-Odom lauds School professor as 'brilliant, inspiring and dedicated'
Organization recognizes employers who support, value employment of U.S. service members
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'
Emphasizes lifelong learning, professional development and innovation, especially in the areas of quality and safety
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
Recognizes faculty members who has demonstrated 'extraordinary promise' within first five years of academic career
Pilot project will study promoting physical activity among African Americans
Professor applauded for level of commitment to students, 'serves as a role model for others'
Study will look at speed of processing training to improve cognitive functioning, quality of life for middle-aged and older adults with HIV
School of Nursing professor, Marie L. O'Koren Endowed Chair 'privileged' to be part of great team at UAB
Also appointed to Hartford Center national expert panel on gerontological nursing
Associate Professor appointed to committees for MedBiquitous, AAMI
Volunteer efforts lead to appointment to Steering Committee, election as Vice Chair
First-time ever U.S. News has ranked DNP Programs; Two master's specialties also ranked
BSN student recounts fond memories of founding board member who motivated her to be her best
Role of mentors, coaches as part of the process is focus of $30,000 grant
School of Nursing faculty will explore why online teaching tool has been so well received, its future potential
School's Director of Clinical Simulation is group's 18th Certified Healthcare Simulation Educator-Advanced worldwide
Drs. Ashley Hodges and Lynn Nichols are serving multi-year terms as peer reviewers, among other duties, for Nursing for Women's Health and Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic & Neonatal Nursing
Watts, Byram presented with inaugural awards honoring "inspirational and gifted" teacher's legacy
Says its an exciting time to be a women's health nurse practitioner
Study defined decision-support tools for medication administration safety in acute-care settings
Appointment to position with the official publication of the National Association of Healthcare Quality is a dream come true for longtime author, editor 
UAB School of Nursing professor adds to already impressive personal databank of research on aging and HIV
Four-time graduate of UAB School of Nursing to serve two-year term as president
Internationally recognized scholar and researcher Bakitas to present on palliative care
The School of Nursing collaborates with Children’s of Alabama, both academically and clinically, to improve care and outcomes for the young people who receive care there
Award recognizes School of Nursing instructor for work in rural community setting
Lavender has served as interim president since September 2014

Will provide insight to help shape the organization’s bylaws

Veterans come with unique backgrounds and needs, and it is imperative that nurses are adequately prepared to care for Veteran patients and their families
Hacettepe University is a distinguished, highly advanced, research-based institution in the heart of Ankara, Turkey, and much like UAB, it educates many of the country’s nursing leaders

Advisory Council for Advanced Practice provides input on policies, procedures, issues related to advance practice in Alabama
Also serving in two leadership roles within the organization
Recognized for his willingness to help other students and his outstanding publication and presentation record

Increased use of mobile technology at the heart of $10,000 RCMAR Pilot Grant

Three nurse-managed clinics provide care for those with diabetes and heart failure, and Veterans with mental health needs
Experience in clinical practice, global health as a Fulbright Senior Specialist has provided basis for teaching innovations

Award given to an early career scientist who is focusing on minority aging and health disparities in the African-American population

Recognized for demonstrating innovative, sustained relationship and for demonstrating positive, measurable outcomes
Has been Board of Trustee member since 2013
Will try to help increase membership, raise awareness of services CNMs perform
Pilot study is using telemedicine to provide mental health counseling to women who cannot readily access mental health care
School recognizes eight alumni, colleagues for outstanding contributions to the nursing profession, academia, and patients

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