Displaying items by tag: Diversity

National pilot program is engaging more diverse individuals to optimize nurse anesthesia workforce

Will build upon first term achievements, tackle new challenges

Felesia Bowen is first dedicated leader for diversity, equity, inclusion work that began in 2019

Dawson is a co-lead and Smith serving as member on National Commission to Address Racism in Nursing

Jennifer Coleman and Cynthia Barginere receive National Black Nurses Association’s Trailblazer Award

Receives first, second place Hanna journalism award

Research supporting intervention to improve health care decision making education for caregivers supporting individuals with cancer

Funding supporting extended global educational opportunities

Shameka Rogers Phillips named to Healthy Nurse, Healthy Nation program

Will study racial differences in chronic low back pain

Goals include benchmarking study of Cameroon’s needs, state of anesthesia care.

Honored with 2021 American Association of Nurse Anesthetists Foundation’s John F. Garde Researcher of the Year Award

Pandora Hardtman is continuing her contributions after more than two decades of international midwifery experience

PhD student, instructor awarded Alabama League for Nursing scholarship

Alabama League for Nursing term began earlier this year; will become ALN president in March 2022

Alabama State Nurses Association Vice President leading through practice, example

$75 million Direct Relief Funf for Health Equity supporting community organizations addressing social, health and economic inequities

Associate Professor serving on national panel discussion regarding HIV risk in Black communities

Rumay Alexander, keynote speaker for 2021 DNP Intensive, provides valuable insight, advice for UABSON students

Pam Bowen Appointed to National RCMAR Scientist Advisory Board

Leadership program through Cambia Health Foundation includes $180,000 grant to support palliative care research and project

DNP Nurse Anesthesia Pathway student April Garlejo receives scholarship designed to increasing diversity and leadership within nurse anesthesia profession

Nurse Anesthesia Pathway student will serve as a student liaison between the Foundation and school’s anesthesia students

This is Alabama highlights nursing accomplishments, exceptional leaders at virtual awards ceremony

Dean Thanne Appointed to Faculty of Nursing, Chiang Mai University in Thailand

Acute Care Pediatric NP Specialty Track Coordinator Jeremy Jordan will serve on national board of Acute Care Special Interest Group

Partnership with i3 Academy charter school in Birmingham’s Woodlawn community combines missions of community care and nursing education

The top three abstracts in nursing at the North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference from UAB School of Nursing

American Association for Men in Nursing names UAB top school for men for second year, Bordelon receives association’s Lee Cohen Award

Dr. Lindsey Harris earned MSN and DNP from School

National Black Nurses Association recognizes Loretta Lee for instruction, publication

Number of UAB School of Nursing FAAN inductees rises to more than 90

New alumna preparing to serve as Army nurse in Texas

International Organization of Multiple Sclerosis Nurses honors Yolanda Wheeler for impact on patients, families

Geraldine Young working to ensure cultural diversity and inclusion are a fundamental part of nursing education to addresses health disparities and inequalities

Interactive class at Birmingham Civil Rights Institute shows students how past impacts access to care, health of city

Assistant professor to give the Goldie D. Brangman lecture

Scholarships, college bowl victory and national presentation among highlights at AANA conference

UAB School of Nursing male faculty leaders in profession, education

Fredrick Richardson selected by National Black Nurses Association for leadership and service to NBNA, nursing profession

School cited as AAMN Best School for Men for efforts in recruiting, retaining male students, faculty

Local American Association for Men in Nursing chapter establishes new mentorship program.

Attends National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD) summer research institute as 2019 Health Disparities Research Institute Scholar

Bowen using role to work toward a healthier Alabama

Associate Professor Sigrid Ladores receives 2019 Nursing Excellence Award from the Philippine Nurses Association of America.

Well-recognized career in nursing and health systems leadership spans more than 40 years as Dawson takes the helm of National Black Nurses Association Inc.

Carter passes Nurse Executive Board Certification Exam

Associate professor receives awards from two UAB groups

Recognized for excellence in minority health research

Thedford-Zimmerman to serve three-year term leading Birmingham Black Nurses Association

PhD graduate serving a two-year term as President of the National Association of Hispanic Nurses
With an NPCRC grant, assistant professor to create a culturally-adapted palliative care program.
Project focuses on medically underserved areas and includes building and educating undergraduate students, practicing RNs in team-focused primary care
Speeg and Walker honored by state nurse anesthesia association
Banks tapped for prestigious group, will learn from former presidents, key administrators
Hendricks recently appointed to top nursing leadership role
Langner and White awarded for innovative ideas at InnoHack 2018
Only nurse on committee overseeing Network of Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis Centers national project
Smith leading practice, education, research through American Association for Men in Nursing
Percentage of male faculty, students continues to rise
Three psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner students earn scholarships
School's students, faculty, staff donate time to prepare MedHope Africa for Ugandan mission
Three students receive ONS Foundation scholarships to transform cancer care
Kirklin Institute internship preparing PhD student Vo to be research nursing leader
Awards earned by UAB School of Nursing faculty in the 2016-17 academic calendar year
UAB Nursing Partnership nationally recognized for nurse-managed HRSA Heart Failure Clinic success
PhD student Gordon receives two grants to study end-of-life care choice in African American families
PhD candidate Pack-Mabien receives grant to study care transition for sickle cell patients
Assistant professor honored for long track record of working to promote diversity, inclusivity
Associate professor honored for focus on diversity, inclusion in her teaching, research and service
UAB School of Nursing PhD student is first recipient of group's Dr. Dorothy Coverson Grant
School of Nursing faculty one of 55 nationwide selected for prestigious NIH/NIA program for investigators new to the field of aging research
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

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

Selection based upon activism, scholarly research and commitment to community outreach
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
Growing up in rural Alabama Shameka Rodgers saw the effect a lack of health care access, education had on her community and made UAB her first and only choice for a nursing education she will take back home to help others
Award given to an early career scientist who is focusing on minority aging and health disparities in the African-American population

Exploring the neurocognitive, inflammatory and cardiometabolic effects of a ketogenic diet in medically stable, older persons living with HIV who have mild to moderate neurocognitive impairment

Earned both MSN and PhD from UAB; Primary responsibilities relate to the coordination of the program


Program of research in HIV, past contributions to JANAC led to selection
The two are among 46 nurses around the country to receive a prestigious Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Future of Nursing Scholars program award this year
NBNA provides a forum for black nurses to advocate for the highest quality of health care for people of color
Scholars receive financial, educational support to pursue training in cancer disparities research, mentoring from preeminent researchers including Karen Meneses
Provides pre-doctoral scholars with financial support and career development skills building in breast cancer survivorship
The award provides Timiya Nolan with support as she enters the dissertation phase of her studies
UAB School of Nursing AMNP students say poverty simulations are an eye-opening experience that will improve patient care
Community Health Nursing students detail experiences with School's partner agencies and findings on nurses' role in the community 
Ann Gakumo named Most Outstanding Black Faculty Member by Black Student Awareness Committee for leadership, community and school involvement

Ladores, a pediatric nurse practitioner, investigates reproductive health concerns in adolescents and young adults with chronic illness

Grant helps The Foundry support Oasis Produce Pantry Food Truck, bring nursing students to teach nutrition in low-income Birmingham suburb
Deborah Trautman meets with UAB and Birmingham VA Medical Center representatives to learn more about VA Nursing Academic Partnership
DNP student Marie McBee one of five new Minority Nurse Faculty Scholars selected through AACN Johnson & Johnson Campaign for Nursing's Future.
Shameka Humphrey garners accolades for poster at Comprehensive Center for Healthy Aging Annual Symposium
UAB School of Nursing DNP alumna recognized as NBNA Advanced Practice Nurse of the Year
Wiser serves the School in the Office of Research and Scholarship

Upcoming Events