Selected among applicant pool of nearly 400 veterans.
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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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New Post-Baccalaureate Nurse Residency increases impact, scope of unique Veterans' initiative, joins three other Veterans' health care initiatives
Former Donna Brown Banton Endowed Professor is second holder of chair named for School's third dean
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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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Moneyham, Adams, Beard and Stanton recognized for contributions to nursing, health care in Alabama
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Parodi recognized for project involving U.S. Army, Navy and Air Force scientists
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Photojournalist turned U.S. Army nurse is shining example of School's commitment to providing quality health care for Veterans
13th overall puts School among top five public Schools of Nursing in nation
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Honor from UAB Center for Palliative and Supportive Care caps fulfilling year for associate professor
Long, bumpy road leads to success for Veteran in School's MSN Adult-Gero Primary Care NP specialty track
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Active duty U.S. airman relishing opportunity to pursue BSN degree at UAB School of Nursing
Co-authors receive first-place recognition for abstract highlighting U.S. Army's Patient CaringTouch System
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Funding will help mentor, mentee continue research into various aspects of military nursing
Organization recognizes employers who support, value employment of U.S. service members
Made transition from resident in the School to VA co-director in less than three years
Strong relationships producing health care professionals who are well prepared to identify and care for veterans wherever they are
Three nurse-managed clinics provide care for those with diabetes and heart failure, and Veterans with mental health needs
Veterans come with unique backgrounds and needs, and it is imperative that nurses are adequately prepared to care for Veteran patients and their families
Alumna attributes her success to mentor Dr. Jacqueline Moss, who played a tremendous role in helping her find this path

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
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
Since 2009, the UAB School has had a formal partnership with the Department of Veterans Affairs through what is now called the VA Nursing Academic Partnership to help improve health care for Veterans and their families. Its success has led to the expansion of additional education, research and clinical practice initiatives, all aimed at bettering the lives of America's heroes.

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Deborah Trautman meets with UAB and Birmingham VA Medical Center representatives to learn more about VA Nursing Academic Partnership
Harper receives appointment to Department of Veterans Affairs' National Academic Affiliations Council
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The suicide rate among both male and female U.S. Veterans is soaring, according to recent reports. That trend, coupled with the personal experiences of their colleagues, convinced members of the UAB School of Nursing’s Student Nurses Association to take a proactive role in raising awareness of this growing national issue.
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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.
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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School of Nursing has received a four-year, $1.2 million grant from the Health Services Resources Administration to develop a program to help veterans with military medical experience more easily transition into the nursing profession.

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Advising on matters relating to the care and treatment of Veterans

More than 30 years experience as a psychiatric/mental health nurse
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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.

VA Nursing Academy provides focused, intense education to help serve the health care needs of Veterans, other patients

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