School of Nursing once again sees increase in funding to support graduate students, reaching $4.6 million.

Students selected for prestigious fellowship focused on impacting health disparities

Speeg and Walker honored by state nurse anesthesia association
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Kristi Henderson becomes VP, Ascension Healthcare
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Noles selected from among UAB staff
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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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Celebrating prestigious awards, honors and scholarships
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Patrician, Miltner head new QSEN initiative based at School
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Holland chairing National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women's Health Board of Directors
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Percentage of male faculty, students continues to rise
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Raju wins alumni award recognizing excellence in education; uses data mining techniques to improve health
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Department chair, professor recognized as "a master teacher of nurses"
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Work with Closed Claims Research Team earns him Researcher of the Year Award
Three students receive ONS Foundation scholarships to transform cancer care
As one of 163 worldwide, Hallman recognized for substantial contributions to emergency nursing
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Couple is first husband-wife team to graduate together from School's DNP Program
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Buys, Combs succeeding retiring Somerall as Co-Coordinators of School's Family Nurse Practitioner Specialty Track
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American Association of Nurse Practitioners names Turnham state award winner
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Alumnus Owens promotes patient advocacy through leadership
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Cited for innovative and flexible academic programs, student engagement and community involvement
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Heaton named Fellow, student, alumnae win awards, another student awarded scholarship at conference
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White impacting outcomes for ostomy patients with online post-operative visits
Edwards named Nurse Practitioner of the Year by the Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation
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Bakitas, Heaton, Rice, Roussel receive UAB Excellence in Mentorship awards
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DNP alumna Velinda Block named first chief nursing executive of HCA Tristar Division
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PhD student is School's first to receive Barker Award for Excellence in Graduate Studies
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13th overall puts School among top five public Schools of Nursing in nation
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Jumped 11 spots from 2015 ranking, boasting nearly $2.2 million from NIH in 2016
Brasher, Argade named recipients of the Summer 2016 DNP, BSN awards for student excellence
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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
Changes in profession mean three UA System schools must move to separate programs from successful eight-year Joint DNP partnership
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UAB School of Nursing colleagues mark special day with ceremony, reception
Professor applauded for level of commitment to students, 'serves as a role model for others'
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Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) student will lead project to establish urgent care clinic in East Lake

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First-time ever U.S. News has ranked DNP Programs; Two master's specialties also ranked
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Three nurse-managed clinics provide care for those with diabetes and heart failure, and Veterans with mental health needs
Spring 2015 DNP graduate is published, makes first podium presentation
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Alumna attributes her success to mentor Dr. Jacqueline Moss, who played a tremendous role in helping her find this path

Palmer Carrier, CNA Insurance doctoral fellowships provide $10,000 in education support
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
Recognized for demonstrating innovative, sustained relationship and for demonstrating positive, measurable outcomes
Both professors were selected for influencing the Women's Health Nurse Practitioner specialization for the better
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Nomination letter cited Patrician for conveying the discipline, zeal and excitement of scientific inquiry to her DNP and PhD students
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The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP), which holds it annual meeting this week - June 9 through 14 - and the National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties (NONPF) both count UAB School of Nursing alumni among its presidential ranks.
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On May 11 the School is moving to AACN's NursingCAS centralized application service for its MSN and DNP Programs
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Alumna Amy Neimkin receives 2015 Daniel D. Vigness Federal Political Director of the Year Award presented by the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists
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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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Bryan Wilbanks' research, part of his dissertation work, is changing the course of perioperative informatics, published in peer-reviewed journal

Honored for bridging CNL education, practice; leadership through innovative collaboration with education, practice to improve patient care quality

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Roussel and Polancich present revised DNP curriculum at the AACN Doctoral Education Conference
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Grant helps The Foundry support Oasis Produce Pantry Food Truck, bring nursing students to teach nutrition in low-income Birmingham suburb
Somerall honored for advocacy of nurse practitioner prescriptive authority for scheduled medications, service to NPAA and state medical board
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Natalie Baker appointed to Alabama Board of Nursing to represent advanced practice nursing, joins UABSON colleague Laura Wright
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DNP student Marie McBee one of five new Minority Nurse Faculty Scholars selected through AACN Johnson & Johnson Campaign for Nursing's Future.
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DNP Alumna inducted into the National League for Nursing's Academy of Nursing Education
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Brenda Iddins, Aimee Holland, Nancy Turnham and Joy Deupree receive NPAA awards
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UAB School of Nursing DNP alumna recognized as NBNA Advanced Practice Nurse of the Year
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Jim Raper is proud to be a nurse practitioner and to have been the first nurse to direct a medical clinic at UAB. This, he said, has afforded him the opportunity to incorporate advanced practice nursing into every aspect of the 1917 Clinic.

Get to know Jim Raper a tenured Professor in the UAB School of Medicine, the only nurse with a primary appointment, and holds a secondary appointment in the School of Nursing.

The UAB School of Nursing is leading the way in the campus-wide transition to a new learning management system for distance-accessible courses. The University made the switch to Canvas based on the School's successful pilot run in fall 2013.
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Doctor of Nursing Practice students in the UAB School of Nursing are encouraged to think outside the box and set a course to become nursing and health care leaders.
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UAB Hospital Interim Chief Nursing Officer Terri Poe, who earned her BSN from the UAB School of Nursing in 1986 and her DNP from the School in 2013, has been named the hospital’s Chief Nursing Officer and Senior Associate Vice President.
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October 01, 2014

Real-world preparation

To strengthen teamwork and communication among disciplines, the UAB Schools of Nursing, Medicine and Health Professions are collaborating to offer immersive interprofessional simulation training, allowing students from different disciplines to work together in high-stress medical simulations before they enter the workforce.  
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Two UAB School of Nursing faculty members have been selected by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation as 2014 Scholars and Fellows. C. Ann Gakumo, PhD, RN, has been named an RWJF Nurse Faculty Scholar and Joy P. Deupree, PhD, MSN, APRN-BC, has been named an RWJF Executive Nurse Fellow.
September 30, 2014

New wounds, new approach

The UAB School of Nursing and Birmingham VA Medical Center are again expanding their 43-year-old partnership and the focus on Veterans' mental health needs.
September 30, 2014

Nursing without walls

Nursing without walls—delivering quality care to populations how, when and where they need, and caring for their unique needs without traditional encumbrances—has become the essence of nursing that is practiced, taught and studied at the UAB School of Nursing.
Honored for her dedication to improving the lives of women and newborns through community service
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Somerall is track coordinator for the Family Nurse Practitioner Program
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The UAB School of Nursing has acquired the health clinic at The Foundry Rescue Mission and Recovery Center in Bessemer and began seeing patients – both residents of The Foundry and members of the community in need of health care – July 1, 2013.

Swan, Coleman pursuing doctoral education
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Foundation support will help PhD, DNP and MSN students transform cancer care

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