Corey Lofton is first Alabama League of Nursing doctoral level scholarship recipient
Children’s and School of Nursing come together for mental health residency

Students selected for prestigious fellowship focused on impacting health disparities

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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Celebrating prestigious awards, honors and scholarships
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Jean Kelley shaped School’s the graduate program, laid foundation of excellence still enjoyed today
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Recognized for outstanding contributions to palliative care
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Three psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner students earn scholarships
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Raju wins alumni award recognizing excellence in education; uses data mining techniques to improve health
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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
September 22, 2017

Impacting dementia care

Jablonski among 23 nominated for "Health Care Professional of the Year" Award
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Receives distinguished alumni award for scientific research and accomplishments
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Nolan tapped among applicant pool of more than 170 scientists
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Tucker's dissertation selected best among 280 applications
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Kirklin Institute internship preparing PhD student Vo to be research nursing leader
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Heaton named Fellow, student, alumnae win awards, another student awarded scholarship at conference
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Bakitas, Heaton, Rice, Roussel receive UAB Excellence in Mentorship awards
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Associate professor honored for focus on diversity, inclusion in her teaching, research and service
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UAB School of Nursing PhD student is first recipient of group's Dr. Dorothy Coverson Grant
Honor from UAB Center for Palliative and Supportive Care caps fulfilling year for associate professor
PhD students will receive $150,000 in funding over next three years as they work towards their doctorates
Dr. Jeannie Rodriguez is co-investigator on effort to understand why African-American women experience a higher rate of preterm birth than Caucasian women
Loss of her mother to breast cancer sparked Bail's desire to help others through nursing research
Gathering of nation's top PhD students provides welcomed opportunity for receiving critical feedback, networking
Postdoctoral Fellow expounds on his scholarly work "Expanding Endpoints in Oncology Palliative Care to Include Family Caregivers"
Crucial funding ensures the best and brightest nurses continue advanced nursing studies
Funding from AACN, CDC will support efforts of McAlister, Wurttemberg to safeguard babies against whooping cough
Birmingham VA Medical Center Nurse Educator wants to complete her doctoral studies, become a full-time professor
PATH Clinic, Heart Failure Clinic, residents of rural Alabama areas will benefit from Federal agency's focus on improving health equality
Funding will help mentor, mentee continue research into various aspects of military nursing
Award will help further her research into sleep issues in children with neurodevelopmental problems
NINR diversity supplement will fund study of religion, relationships among African American heart-failure patients, their caregivers and their clinicians
Support from UAB Graduate School provides 'elite educational experiences that enrich not only students, but UAB as a whole'
Pilot project will study promoting physical activity among African Americans
UAB SNA noted for its success and support of student development, leadership, and community involvement
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BSN student sees bright side of swimming injury, turns to career in nursing
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Prestigious program continues effort to increase number of doctorally prepared faculty, nurse leaders nationwide
Study will look at speed of processing training to improve cognitive functioning, quality of life for middle-aged and older adults with HIV
PhD student, mentored by Donna Brown Banton Endowed Professor Pat Patrician, presenting on relationship between nursing burnout and patient safety, participating in panel discussion on shift-working nurses and the effects of circadian misalignment
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First-time ever U.S. News has ranked DNP Programs; Two master's specialties also ranked
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Uncertainty about where she wanted to pursue her degree cleared when she found UAB
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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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BSN student recounts fond memories of founding board member who motivated her to be her best
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School of Nursing faculty will explore why online teaching tool has been so well received, its future potential
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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
School one of 60 to receive funding support for ceremony
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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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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

Also serving in two leadership roles within the organization
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Selection based upon activism, scholarly research and commitment to community outreach
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Internationally recognized as a pioneer in the holistic nursing and nurse coaching movements
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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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Cites unique specialty, affordability, outstanding faculty as reasons for pursuing two doctoral degrees
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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

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Recognized for demonstrating innovative, sustained relationship and for demonstrating positive, measurable outcomes
Representative meets three scholarship recipients, tours skills and simulation labs
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Has been Board of Trustee member since 2013
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Program of research in HIV, past contributions to JANAC led to selection
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School teams with local health systems for unique Breast Cancer Survivorship Rehabilitation Initiative
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Holiday celebrations can be overwhelming for those with memory loss but dementia-care expert Rita Jablonski-Jaudon is presenting tips on creating dementia-friendly family holidays
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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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UAB School of Nursing ranked number 17 in the nation in the “Top 50 Best Value BSN Programs of 2015” and number 27 in the nation in the “Top 50 Best Value RN to BSN Programs of 2015” by valuecolleges.com.
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B-Metro Nursing Excellence faculty and alumni award recipients honored for leadership, innovation and expertise
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The UAB School of Nursing is one of nine WHO Collaborating Centers in Nursing in the United States and one of 43 in the world.
As preparations are being made for students in a community health course to travel to the Dominican Republic in Fall 2015, six UAB School of Nursing students that made the last trip are reflecting on their journey and welcoming one of the group’s hosts to campus June 10.
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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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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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Growth in students and research brings new senior faculty and new graduate program leaders, keys in fulfilling strategic priorities
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Marti Rice recognized by Southern Nursing Research Society for outstanding leadership, contributions, promotion of nursing, health care research
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Pauline Swiger’s work collecting trauma data during her most recent deployment to Baghdad sets her on a course researching quality improvement
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Donna Dunn is selected to receive the OWH Heart of Gold for her community-oriented delivery of care
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Roussel and Polancich present revised DNP curriculum at the AACN Doctoral Education Conference
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New students at the UAB School of Nursing are welcomed into nursing profession at semi-annual “Lamp of Learning” ceremony.

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Nominees cited for dedication, compassion and leadership include faculty, alumni and students
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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.
Bakitas honored for dedication to teaching advanced practice nurses
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UAB is one of eight institutions working as part of the Southeastern Consortium for Substance Abuse Training
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The UAB School of Dentistry, in partnership with the UAB schools of Medicine, Nursing, Health Professions and Optometry, received a $150,000 renewal grant through the DentaQuest Foundation to train professional students to work collaboratively and recognize when they should make referrals to other professions.
Suzie Miltner, an assistant professor in the UAB School of Nursing is passionate about veteran’s health care, and she has a personal understanding of what veterans need. She came to UAB to do a postdoctoral fellowship as a VA National Quality Scholar (VAQS). Today she is researching quality improvement initiatives for America’s veterans.
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School of Nursing has received a four-year, $1.2 million grant from the Health Services Resources Administration to develop a program to help veterans with military medical experience more easily transition into the nursing profession.

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Heaton earned her master's at University of Louisville

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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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December 05, 2013

Rice Named Chair-Elect

Responsibilities include strategic planning, leading meetings, serving as representative to the National Nursing Research Roundtable

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More than 30 years experience as a psychiatric/mental health nurse
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Alexandrov is a clinical expert in the areas of emergency and critical care nursing, with concentrations in neuroscience and vascular dynamics



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Olivia Bahemuka, a third semester DNP student and native of Uganda, is one of 20 health professionals participating in this yearlong fellowship 

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VA Nursing Academy provides focused, intense education to help serve the health care needs of Veterans, other patients

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Patrician is a recognized expert in quality and safety
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Deborah Walker is an advanced practice nurse in adult hematology/oncology

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The University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Nursing has received a three-year, $1.1 million grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) to help put more psychiatric nurse practitioners into the workforce, and for interprofessional education for both nurse practitioners and health informatics professionals in the use of technology to manage psychiatric conditions.
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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.
The UAB School of Nursing partners at the critical juncture to improve access and quality health care for communities

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