Displaying items by tag: Cancer

MSN subspecialty faculty bring experience, knowledge to program

Published in Valuable Resources
September 24, 2019

Alumni making a difference

Oncology, palliative care pioneers support expansion of care

Published in Innovative Programs
December 20, 2018

Turkman receives NPCRC grant

With an NPCRC grant, assistant professor to create a culturally-adapted palliative care program.
Honorary alumna cited by American Academy of Nursing for contributions to profession, cancer care
Published in Valuable Resources
September 12, 2017

Excellence in oncology nursing

Three students receive ONS Foundation scholarships to transform cancer care
Edwards named Nurse Practitioner of the Year by the Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation
Published in Global Leadership
Alumnus Campbell becomes author after surviving bladder cancer
Published in Valuable Resources
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
Published in Global Leadership
Three fifth semester honors students use undergraduate research experience to help empower Latina women about breast cancer, culturally sensitive health education 

Breast cancer risk and genetics, families, relationships are topics at the third Young Breast Cancer Survivors Network workshop in Birmingham

PhD candidate Ann H. Johnson has received a $1000 Ireland Research Travel Award for her dissertation
Saturday, April 5, 2014 young breast cancer survivors, their spouses, and children gathered at the UAB School of Nursing to attend the second annual Young Breast Cancer Survivors Network (YBCSN) Workshop. The workshop was specially designed to help improve the quality of life for young breast cancer survivors and their loved ones through education, personal support and networking.
Published in Valuable Resources
A two-year, $150,000 grant from the Women's Breast Health Fund will help improve the quality of life for young breast-cancer survivors and their loved ones through education, personal support, distance learning and networking.
UAB School of Nursing Professor Marie Bakitas has received a four-year, $720,000 grant from the American Cancer Society to study whether a phone-based palliative care intervention can help reduce access disparities for veterans, minorities and patients from rural areas who have advanced cancer.

Deborah Kirk Walker, D.N.P., assistant professor in the UAB School of Nursing has been named a Fulbright Senior Specialist by the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board

Deborah Walker is an advanced practice nurse in adult hematology/oncology

Published in Global Leadership

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