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

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

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

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October 07, 2019

NBNA recognizes MSN student

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

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

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

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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

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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.

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Carter passes Nurse Executive Board Certification Exam

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Associate professor receives awards from two UAB groups

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Recognized for excellence in minority health research

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

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December 20, 2018

Turkman receives NPCRC grant

With an NPCRC grant, assistant professor to create a culturally-adapted palliative care program.
Smith leading practice, education, research through American Association for Men in Nursing
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Three psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner students earn scholarships
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September 12, 2017

Excellence in oncology nursing

Three students receive ONS Foundation scholarships to transform cancer care
Awards earned by UAB School of Nursing faculty in the 2016-17 academic calendar year
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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
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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
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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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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
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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


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

DNP student Marie McBee one of five new Minority Nurse Faculty Scholars selected through AACN Johnson & Johnson Campaign for Nursing's Future.
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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
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Wiser serves the School in the Office of Research and Scholarship
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