UAB School of Nursing male faculty leaders in profession, education

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Channel features discussions from Clinical Pearls interviews

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Using year-long UAB fellowship to challenge students to sharpen ethics skills

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Partners nursing, social work to create interprofessional care providers for opioid use disorder

The School’s PMHNP Specialty Track is helping meet a need for more mental health care providers.
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Serving emergency nurse practitioners nationwide

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Graduate students Markwell and Wells earn academic scholarships from state nursing association

Cynthia Selleck receives Odessa Woolfolk Community Service Award, School’s first

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Community groups donate quilts for first-time mothers in Nurse-Family Partnership program
State organizations recognize UAB alumni and faculty for excellence, advocacy
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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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April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month
Only nurse on committee overseeing Network of Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis Centers national project
Recognized for years of service to society, profession
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Patrician, Miltner head new QSEN initiative based at School
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Elected to two-year term leading accreditation standards for informatics, information management programs
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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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Ladores helping visiting Thai PhD students complete dissertation proposals
Manuscript exploring shoulder injuries in long-haul truck drivers earns national writing award
Faculty contribute to Child Abuse Quick Reference field guide for health care providers
Former Donna Brown Banton Endowed Professor is second holder of chair named for School's third dean
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Jordan and McPeters to serve on state nurse practitioner board
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Professor one of 12 receiving 2017 UAB President's Award for Excellence in Teaching
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Department chair, professor recognized as "a master teacher of nurses"
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Sam Brown Bridge Builder Award recognizes development of interprofessional collaborations, campus partnerships
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Two-year, $154,000 grant studying pediatric palliative care needs in the Deep South
Moneyham, Adams, Beard and Stanton recognized for contributions to nursing, health care in Alabama
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Named primary site investigator for women-focused research, gets additional funding to extend study
As one of 163 worldwide, Hallman recognized for substantial contributions to emergency nursing
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Poe, Polancich poster presentation shines spotlight on UAB Nursing Partnership at QSEN National Forum
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Buys, Combs succeeding retiring Somerall as Co-Coordinators of School's Family Nurse Practitioner Specialty Track
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One faculty member, two alumnae to be inducted at AAN annual conference
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Awards earned by UAB School of Nursing faculty in the 2016-17 academic calendar year
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Recent additions bring to 33 the number of faculty, alumni who hold this designation
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Bray's presentations, networking at SNRS highlights "incredible" learning opportunity
Bakitas, Heaton, Rice, Roussel receive UAB Excellence in Mentorship awards
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Professor Pat Speck receives End Violence Against Women International's 2017 Professional Impact Award
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Hodges' leadership in nursing extends to daughter, son
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Assistant professor honored for long track record of working to promote diversity, inclusivity
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Cited for impact on innovative nursing education
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Deputy director believes 'think globally, act locally' should be way of life for everyone at the UAB School of Nursing
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School partners with One Roof for annual Point in Time homeless community census
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Jumped 11 spots from 2015 ranking, boasting nearly $2.2 million from NIH in 2016
Two-time graduate makes her mark at nation's premier nursing informatics gathering
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Professor recognized for visionary leadership in protecting children's health
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Publication, co-authored by fellow UAB School of Nursing faculty and alumna, offers innovative approaches to nursing education that can significantly impact disaster responses
Trip strengthen ties with Chiang Mai University, puts UAB faculty, doctoral education on global stage
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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
Recognizes faculty members who has demonstrated 'extraordinary promise' within first five years of academic career
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Associate professor working to enhance use of unique collection in School of Nursing curricula
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Associate Professor appointed to committees for MedBiquitous, AAMI
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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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Drs. Ashley Hodges and Lynn Nichols are serving multi-year terms as peer reviewers, among other duties, for Nursing for Women's Health and Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic & Neonatal Nursing
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Says its an exciting time to be a women's health nurse practitioner
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Four-time graduate of UAB School of Nursing to serve two-year term as president
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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
Will provide insight to help shape the organization’s bylaws

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Advisory Council for Advanced Practice provides input on policies, procedures, issues related to advance practice in Alabama
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Also serving in two leadership roles within the organization
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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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Three nurse-managed clinics provide care for those with diabetes and heart failure, and Veterans with mental health needs
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

Their talk "Cognition and Vigilance in Shift-Working Nurses," is an offshoot of their collaborative research into staffing night shifts with workers who are genetically best suited to work during the overnight hours
Honored for her leadership and dedication to international nursing education and continuing efforts to raise intercultural understanding within the health-care field
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Program of research in HIV, past contributions to JANAC led to selection
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NBNA provides a forum for black nurses to advocate for the highest quality of health care for people of color
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B-Metro Nursing Excellence faculty and alumni award recipients honored for leadership, innovation and expertise
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BSN curriculum includes personal leadership course to help students learn how to effectively work together, features service-learning project
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Nurse Practitioner students learn eye exam skills through interprofessional partnership with UAB School of Optometry
Cited for her more than 35 years of experience as educator and researcher, work with Deep South Occupational Health & Safety Education and Research Center
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Assistant Professor Glenda Smith will serve second term as member-at-large for Association of Faculties of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners 
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Alumna Linda Gibson-Young receives the Outstanding Researcher Award from the National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties
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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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Dean credits great team work by faculty, staff, students, alumni as key to significant rise, will continue momentum in serving Alabama and beyond
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Breast cancer risk and genetics, families, relationships are topics at the third Young Breast Cancer Survivors Network workshop in Birmingham

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

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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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Leadership Practices for Quality and Safety, for early and mid-career nurse leaders, enhances leadership practices for quality, safety improvement
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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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Deborah Trautman meets with UAB and Birmingham VA Medical Center representatives to learn more about VA Nursing Academic Partnership
Nursing instructor Annie McCartney has been named Secretary/Treasurer of the Alabama Section of the Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN)
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Nursing student Morgan Taylor Hinkle combines passion for helping others and love of working with children in her dream to work in the NICU
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Donna Dunn elected to serve as president of the Alabama Affiliate of the American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM)
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Nominees cited for dedication, compassion and leadership include faculty, alumni and students
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Nursing instructor Kimberly Davey has been awarded for the best doctoral paper by the Southern Management Association
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UAB School of Nursing DNP alumna recognized as NBNA Advanced Practice Nurse of the Year
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Glenda Smith represents the Association of Faculties of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners as member-at-large
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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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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.
October 01, 2014

Life-saving research

Dr. June Cho dreams of giving preemies a better start. It is well known that testosterone is the primary hormone that increases bone and muscle mass as males grow. But could the very thing that strengthens boys during adolescence also be responsible for weakening them during infancy?
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.
Recognized during 2014 Faculty Awards Convocation
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Honored at an alumni brunch June 21 during the school’s 100th Anniversary Celebration Weekend
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Barkley Award comes from UAB MHRC
Phillips and colleagues will examine worker impairment from marijuana use
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Somerall is track coordinator for the Family Nurse Practitioner Program
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Fellows represent variety of interests in education, research and service
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Sahwan chooses UAB over other partner schools for guidance in opening new unit at hospital in Saudi Arabia
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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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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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June Cho has been awarded a five-year, $1.72 million R01 grant from the National Institute of Child Health and Development to study testosterone and cortisol levels in infant health and development.

The seventh annual Graduate Dean's Award for Excellence in Mentorship was presented April 16

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hirey is an internationally recognized expert in leadership and management 

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Advising on matters relating to the care and treatment of Veterans

Honored for her leadership, contribution to society, and promotion of nursing and health care research

Revising the 2009 Nursing Administration Scope and Standards publication
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Awards mark contributions in teaching and  service

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More than 30 years experience as a psychiatric/mental health nurse
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Installed during the NBNA's 41st Annual Institute and Conference


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Hidges has been an active member of AWHONN since 1998
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Maria Shirey, Ph.D., RN, FACHE, FAAN, assistant dean for clinical affairs and partnerships and professor in the Department of Community Health, Outcomes and Systems in the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) School of Nursing, has been elected president of the American Board of Nursing Specialties (ABNS) for the 2013-15 term. Shirey began serving in that role on July 1 after having served as president-elect from 2011-13.

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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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Nursing, Medicine partner in AHEC initiative to expand access to primary care — especially for rural and other under-served populations — in Alabama using a five-year, $5.25-million HRSA grant 

Patrician is a recognized expert in quality and safety
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The UAB School of Nursing has received four grants totaling $3.1 million from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) to fund graduate student studies that will help put hundreds of advanced practice nurses and nursing faculty into the Alabama workforce over the next four years.
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Phillips is an expert in occupational health and safety
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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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