Displaying items by tag: Innovation & Development

Associate Professor Cathy Roche thrives on creative lesson plans, interactive instruction

Has sustained scholarship in pain and palliative care science, leading to fundamental practice and policy changes

Faculty innovate skills checkoffs, simulations with household items

Entire class of inductees comprises UABSON graduates

Research, education part of expanding partnership at sister WHO Collaborating Center

A new building is only the beginning for UAB School of Nursing

Faculty practice helps residents at The WellHouse through trauma-informed care

Wells wins competition at American Association of Heart Failure Nurses meeting

Health Care Simulation Week is Sept. 17-21
Project focuses on medically underserved areas and includes building and educating undergraduate students, practicing RNs in team-focused primary care

Students selected for prestigious fellowship focused on impacting health disparities

Leake and Morris awarded third place in research expo
Anusiewicz and Prapanjaroensin earn scholarships to improve nursing practice
Carter presents on substance use disorder at occupational health meeting
Sullivan earns scholarship to support research to enhance pediatric oncology nursing in resource-limited countries, hospitals
PhD student Wells honored by Heart Failure Nurses
Jordan and Waddell selected from a competitive pool of national experts on pediatric health care, presented an educational session on pediatric sepsis
Stockdill honored by Hospice and Palliative Nurses Foundation, Heart Failure Society of America
Hendricks recently appointed to top nursing leadership role
Langner and White awarded for innovative ideas at InnoHack 2018
Recognized for outstanding contributions to palliative care
Version of TV game show helps psych mental health NP students learn psychopharmacology content
13th overall puts School among top five public Schools of Nursing in nation
Jumped 11 spots from 2015 ranking, boasting nearly $2.2 million from NIH in 2016
Funding supports development of interventions, treatments to improve everyday functioning, quality of life for older adults with HIV-related cognition problems
Two-time graduate makes her mark at nation's premier nursing informatics gathering
More than 550 calls placed to generous alumni to express gratitude for their support
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
UAB SNA noted for its success and support of student development, leadership, and community involvement
Student success stories enabled by donor’s generous scholarship donations
Associate Professor appointed to committees for MedBiquitous, AAMI
First-time ever U.S. News has ranked DNP Programs; Two master's specialties also ranked
School of Nursing faculty will explore why online teaching tool has been so well received, its future potential
March 3 event offering lineup of nationally, internationally known presenters with expertise in informatics, simulation and distance education
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
Three nurse-managed clinics provide care for those with diabetes and heart failure, and Veterans with mental health needs
Students receive important hands-on training in fun, safe setting
Bonner, Pickett invited to speak at Alabama Association of Nurse Anesthetists gathering
Spring 2015 DNP graduate is published, makes first podium presentation
Students showcase service learning projects at UAB Fall Expo
Veterans come with unique backgrounds and needs, and it is imperative that nurses are adequately prepared to care for Veteran patients and their families
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

Fond remembrances of chemotherapy nurses makes 15-year-old Pell City High School student want to become one
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
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
Newest results show UAB School of Nursing is most successful prelicensure program of its size in Alabama
Cites unique specialty, affordability, outstanding faculty as reasons for pursuing two doctoral degrees
Three nurse-managed clinics provide care for those with diabetes and heart failure, and Veterans with mental health needs
Experience in clinical practice, global health as a Fulbright Senior Specialist has provided basis for teaching innovations

Award given to an early career scientist who is focusing on minority aging and health disparities in the African-American population

Recognized for demonstrating innovative, sustained relationship and for demonstrating positive, measurable outcomes
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

Swiger's work was inspired by the teamwork she saw when she was in Baghdad, Iraq, as part of a Deployed Combat Casualty Research Team
School recognizes eight alumni, colleagues for outstanding contributions to the nursing profession, academia, and patients

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
Career has been dedicated to advancing educational opportunities for nurses in Alabama and beyond
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
Dean Doreen Harper is a 2015 inductee into the Alabama Nursing Hall of Fame
Scholars receive financial, educational support to pursue training in cancer disparities research, mentoring from preeminent researchers including Karen Meneses
UAB School of Nursing’s PATH Clinic serves vulnerable populations with diabetes
Provides pre-doctoral scholars with financial support and career development skills building in breast cancer survivorship
Site provides information and resources for women under 45, including fertility decisions, family, financial and career implications.
UAB School of Nursing ranked number one in the “Top 50 Best Value MSN Programs of 2015”
Award provides for the development of a culturally relevant intervention to help family caregivers of patients with advanced cancer in the rural south
Nurse Practitioner students learn eye exam skills through interprofessional partnership with UAB School of Optometry
The UAB School of Nursing is one of nine WHO Collaborating Centers in Nursing in the United States and one of 43 in the world.
Assistant Professor Glenda Smith will serve second term as member-at-large for Association of Faculties of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners 
Community Health Nursing students detail experiences with School's partner agencies and findings on nurses' role in the community 
"Nursing Research Using Ethnography: Qualitative Designs and Methods" honored by AJN as book of the year
Growth in students and research brings new senior faculty and new graduate program leaders, keys in fulfilling strategic priorities
Marti Rice recognized by Southern Nursing Research Society for outstanding leadership, contributions, promotion of nursing, health care research
Bryan Wilbanks' research, part of his dissertation work, is changing the course of perioperative informatics, published in peer-reviewed journal
Dean credits great team work by faculty, staff, students, alumni as key to significant rise, will continue momentum in serving Alabama and beyond
Ann Gakumo named Most Outstanding Black Faculty Member by Black Student Awareness Committee for leadership, community and school involvement
Scholarship donors, recipients meet at annual luncheon to celebrate donor generosity and student excellence
Pauline Swiger’s work collecting trauma data during her most recent deployment to Baghdad sets her on a course researching quality improvement

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

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

Donna Dunn is selected to receive the OWH Heart of Gold for her community-oriented delivery of care
Leadership Practices for Quality and Safety, for early and mid-career nurse leaders, enhances leadership practices for quality, safety improvement
Roussel and Polancich present revised DNP curriculum at the AACN Doctoral Education Conference

New students at the UAB School of Nursing are welcomed into nursing profession at semi-annual “Lamp of Learning” ceremony.

UAB Student Nurses Association sell CardioGrams as Valentine’s Day fundraiser 

Grant helps The Foundry support Oasis Produce Pantry Food Truck, bring nursing students to teach nutrition in low-income Birmingham suburb
University of Maryland School of Nursing names former UAB School of Nursing Dean Rachel Z. Booth a Visionary Pioneer
Deborah Trautman meets with UAB and Birmingham VA Medical Center representatives to learn more about VA Nursing Academic Partnership
First ANCC Nurse Executive/Nurse Executive Advanced Certification Exam Review held in UAB School of Nursing
Assistant Professor Natalie Baker assumed role of GAPNA Education Committee Chair in September of 2014
Connie White-Williams selected by American Society of Transplant Surgeons and the Advanced Transplant Provider (ATP) Committee to receive the 2015 Advanced Transplant Provider Award
DNP student Marie McBee one of five new Minority Nurse Faculty Scholars selected through AACN Johnson & Johnson Campaign for Nursing's Future.
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)
UAB School of Nursing BSN students volunteer for School's first Thank-a-Thon
DNP Alumna inducted into the National League for Nursing's Academy of Nursing Education
Harper receives appointment to Department of Veterans Affairs' National Academic Affiliations Council
Shameka Humphrey garners accolades for poster at Comprehensive Center for Healthy Aging Annual Symposium
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