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News Item Hines-Martin inducted into American Academy of Nursing
June 6, 2008 - A professor at the University of Louisville, Vicki Hines-Martin, has been selected as an American Academy of Nursing Fellow. The prestigious honor includes induction into the academy.
News Item Dean Outlines Vision
January 29, 2008 - “It is almost more competitive now to get into nursing school than it is to get into law school or medical school,” said University of Louisville School of Nursing Dean Marcia Hern. Hern made the comments as part of an on-campus welcome reception held in her honor this winter.
News Item School of Nursing Alumna Honored
School of Nursing graduate and Baptist Hospital East President Susan Stout Tamme ('79) will receive this year's Excellence in Nursing Award presented by Jewish Hospital.
News Item Owensboro Distance Education Program Receives KBN Approval
Beginning in the summer of 2009, University of Louisville will offer distance education nursing courses through Owensboro Medical Health System (OMHS).
News Item Students excel on licensure exam
University of Louisville School of Nursing students have outpaced the U.S. pass rate average on the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX) for registered nurses (RNs).
News Item School marks a milestone with first PhD graduate
Pam Combs was the first to earn a Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing degree from UofL.
News Item Pinto-Foltz wins prestigous post-doctoral award
PhD candidate Melissa Pinto-Foltz is scheduled to graduate this summer, then move to Cleveland where she has been awarded a prestigious National Institute of Health-funded Mentored Career Development Award (KL2 Clinical Research Scholar) through the Cleveland Clinic and Case Western Reserve Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing.
News Item Logsdon accepts position with ULH
Professor M. Cynthia Logsdon will foster research collaborations between faculty in the School of Nursing and nurses at UofL Healthcare (ULH) while strengthening the research enterprise at ULH in her new role as Associate Chief of Nursing Research.
News Item Students, faculty help vaccinate the Louisville community
Over 250 School of Nursing faculty and staff volunteered to help administer the H1N1 vaccine as part of the Louisville Metro Department of Health and Wellness two day clinic Nov. 11 and 12.
News Item Honor Society of Nursing recognizes Logsdon with International Award for Nursing Excellence
In conjunction with its 40th Biennial Convention, the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau, International, presented M. Cynthia Logsdon, DNS, ARNP, FAAN with the 2009 Research Dissemination Award.
News Item Dean Hern accepted to HERS Institute
School of Nursing Dean Marcia Hern has been accepted to the 2010 Higher Education Resource Services (HERS) Institute at the University of Denver. HERS provides leadership and management development for women in higher education administration.
News Item Helping Haiti
Students and faculty sort medical supplies for Haiti at Supplies Over Seas.
News Item School of Nursing Celebrates 35 Years
UofL began to educate nurses in 1974-75 when it offered a two-year associate degree program. By the decade's end, nursing was its own school and it offered a Bachelor of Science degree for registered nurses as well as a master's degree program to, among other things, prepare nurse practitioners to help deliver primary and specialty care.
News Item Dean Marcia J. Hern awards in Teaching and Research presented
The inaugural Hern Teaching and Research awards were announced at the Friday, Feb. 26th Faculty Organization meeting. Dr. Cynthia Logsdon received the Research Award, and Dr. Marianne Hutti was presented the Teaching Award. Additional awards will be presented at the May 3rd School of Nursing Signature event.
News Item American Association of Colleges of Nursing Executive Director to speak May 3rd
The School of Nursing is hosting a signature event on Monday, May 3, 2010 to honor our colleagues for Nurses' Week. Dr. Polly Bednash, American Association of Colleges of Nursing Executive Director from Washington, DC will speak on "The road for the next generation of nursing."
News Item Geraldine "Polly" Bednash, PhD, RN, FAAN urges nurses to embrace change
Dr. Bednash, the executive director of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing spoke to a crowd of community nurses, healthcare leaders and School of Nursing faculty, staff and alumni May 3. The school's Signature Event event was a celebration of the advancement of nursing for National Nurses Week.
News Item Doctoral student wins national minority nursing scholarship
UofL School of Nursing doctoral student Lisa Carter-Harris says minorities are under-represented in nursing, a statistic she hopes to change by teaching future students of color. A national scholarship will help her reach that goal.
News Item $1.5 million grant awarded for interdisciplinary oncology palliative care education program at UofL
News Item UofL School of Nursing awarded grant to fund new informatics education project
News Item University of Kentucky College of Nursing Honors Outstanding Alumni
News Item Informatics: Tools for Improving the Future of Nursing
News Item UofL faculty graduate from the 2010 HERS Denver Institute
Three University of Louisville faculty have graduated from the Higher Education Resource Services (HERS) Institute at the University of Denver.
News Item School of Nursing Community Leadership Practicum Students win 2010 Community Engagement Award for Student Engagement
Eleven students from the School of Nursing Community Leadership Practicum course received the award for their spring 2010 efforts to provide health education and services to about 300 backside workers at Churchill Downs.
News Item Dr. Carla Hermann discusses quality of life near the end of life
Based on findings from her latest research "Determinants of Quality of Life in Patients Near the End of Life: A Longitudinal Perspective" published in the January 2011 issue of the Oncology Nursing Forum.
News Item Controlling symptoms can lead to improved quality of life for end of life patients
Healthcare workers can most directly affect quality of life (QOL) of patients with advanced stage lung cancer by helping manage symptoms such as pain, lack of energy, shortness of breath, coughing, difficulty sleeping and dry mouth, according to a study recently published in the journal Oncology Nursing Forum.
News Item Graduate Nursing Student Kayla Stinson Selected as Paul Ambrose Scholar
April 22, 2011 - Kayla Stinson, a graduate student in the Family Nurse Practitioner Program and the School of Nursing is one of a few selected nationwide for the Paul Ambrose Scholars Program. Stinson was recently selected for this competitive program...
News Item Seeking New Faculty
News Item Nursing student clinical experiences enriched through dedicated education units
News Item Global Health Scholar Program
News Item Seeking New Faculty
News Item 40 Outstanding Nursing Alumni Nominations
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