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Joanne Disch named recipient of the Geraldine 'Polly' Bednash Lectureship Award
MSN students Cassidy, Pattison named 2017-18 Alabama Schweitzer Fellows
Lucinda Graven honored with Early Science Investigator Award from Southern Nursing Research Society
AMNP plans to increasing student, graduate numbers to answer growing global health care demands
Learn about those who are impacting teaching, research and practice
Experiences abroad help Nieuwenhuys, Strawn succeed in School's accelerated master's curriculum
Unique approach to community health clinicals enhances meaning, creativity
PhD student is School's first to receive Barker Award for Excellence in Graduate Studies
Whelton's nursing career centered on mentorship and helping others
Hodges' leadership in nursing extends to daughter, son
World renowned expert on aging hosts Dementia Boot Camp with help from undergraduate students
Selected from a pool of applicants to advance critical research agenda
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
Reading, Understanding, and Applying Nursing Research has received American Journal of Nursing's Book of the Year Award
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
School partners with One Roof for annual Point in Time homeless community census
Associate professor honored for focus on diversity, inclusion in her teaching, research and service
Strong clinical, research expertise are marks of existing and new faculty
Program preparing missionary, U.S. Naval reservist for next step in a life of service
Amy Neimkin believes in giving time, resources to benefit next generation of CRNAs
Strong academic record, warm welcome led Nashville native to UAB School of Nursing's CRNA program
Improvement in first-time board pass rates, transition to BSN-to-DNP status highlight significant accomplishments, developments of CRNA program
Marilyn Henry credits her nursing background for opening doors to rewarding work in hospital administration
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
Poster presentation featuring concept analysis to better define value of nursing care earns top INARC award
Presentation on Jan. 31 will spotlight UAB School of Nursing's efforts to care for Jefferson County's most vulnerable medical populations
Meneses honored with UAB Academic Health Center's most prestigious faculty award for a 40-year career focused on cancer survivorship
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
Honor named for her long-time colleague, mentor recognizes those who impact knowledge of nursing administration, leadership
Two-time graduate makes her mark at nation's premier nursing informatics gathering
Long, bumpy road leads to success for Veteran in School's MSN Adult-Gero Primary Care NP specialty track
More than 550 calls placed to generous alumni to express gratitude for their support
Assistant professor to serve second two-year term on group's Board of Directors
Active duty U.S. airman relishing opportunity to pursue BSN degree at UAB School of Nursing
Co-authors receive first-place recognition for abstract highlighting U.S. Army's Patient CaringTouch System
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.
PhD students will receive $150,000 in funding over next three years as they work towards their doctorates
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"
Brasher, Argade named recipients of the Summer 2016 DNP, BSN awards for student excellence
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
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
Medical mission trip affords Muse opportunity for unique operating room experience
Inaugural summer commencement ceremony to be extra special occasion for Walker, four students
Mitchell, Urdaneta will earn BSN degrees, walk together in upcoming UAB summer commencement ceremony
Walker, Bakitas, Sipples to discuss methods for enhancing palliative care, oncology curricula at 2016 ICCN gathering in Hong Kong
Birmingham VA Medical Center Nurse Educator wants to complete her doctoral studies, become a full-time professor
Trip strengthen ties with Chiang Mai University, puts UAB faculty, doctoral education on global stage
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
UAB Center for Palliative and Supportive Care honors Fordham, Palmore, Westbrook, Beard
Award will help further her research into sleep issues in children with neurodevelopmental problems
Nomination by mentee Dionne-Odom lauds School professor as 'brilliant, inspiring and dedicated'
Changes in profession mean three UA System schools must move to separate programs from successful eight-year Joint DNP partnership
Remains one of only six in U.S. with prestigious International Federation of Nurse Anesthetists designation
Nurse Anesthesia student receives one of two Alabama Association of Nurse Anesthetists scholarships in the state
Dionne-Odom developing health-coaching program for caregivers of persons with advanced cancer
Goal of research project is to guide development of future cognitive interventions for breast cancer survivors
Organization recognizes employers who support, value employment of U.S. service members
Transition to ApplyYourself (AY) begins May 2016
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
UAB School of Nursing colleagues mark special day with ceremony, reception
Sessions help increase knowledge base, student confidence
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
NINR diversity supplement will fund study of religion, relationships among African American heart-failure patients, their caregivers and their clinicians
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'
UAB SNA noted for its success and support of student development, leadership, and community involvement
Prestigious program continues effort to increase number of doctorally prepared faculty, nurse leaders nationwide
Potential nursing students offered career, college guidance through tailored freshman course
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

Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) student will lead project to establish urgent care clinic in East Lake

School of Nursing professor, Marie L. O'Koren Endowed Chair 'privileged' to be part of great team at UAB
Associate professor working to enhance use of unique collection in School of Nursing curricula
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
Nurse practitioner, 2015 MSN graduate achieving career goal with work in rural health care
First group to experience revamped curriculum proving to be accomplished
Attendees can earn 11 CEUs, including 3 Pharmacology credits
Program dedicated to empowering survivors, loved ones through education, personal support and networking
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