Stanhope inducted into hall of fame

Distinguished alumna recognized for extraordinary contributions to nursing
Stanhope headshotDr. Marcia K. StanhopeBy Laura Lesley

University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) School of Nursing Alumna Marcia K. Stanhope, PhD, RN, FAAN, will be inducted into the University of Kentucky (UK) College of Nursing Hall of Fame on November 10.

Stanhope, who received the UAB School of Nursing Distinguished Alumni Award in 2012, is one of five new inductees of the UK College of Nursing Hall of Fame. She is professor emeritus at the College and is the former director of Good Samaritan Nurse-Managed Center.

Established in 2006, the UK College of Nursing Hall of Fame identifies distinguished graduates and their extraordinary contributions to the nursing profession.

Stanhope earned her Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing (PhD) from the UAB School of Nursing in 1981.

The UAB School of Nursing is ranked 13th in overall graduate programs, among the top five public schools of nursing in the country by U.S. News and World Report, and offers innovative bachelor's, master's, and doctoral programs, including the state’s only PhD in Nursing degree and a DNP degree offering BSN, MSN and Nurse Anesthesia Pathways; more than 10 specialty nurse practitioner tracks, advanced nursing executive majors in administration and informatics, and an Accelerated Master's in Nursing Pathway (AMNP) for students who already have one degree.

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