McCarthy receives prestigious Southern Nursing Research Society Award

McCarthy receives prestigious Southern Nursing Research Society Award

Congratulations to Dr. Valerie McCarthy who received the prestigious D. Jean Wood Award for Nursing Scholarship from the Southern Nursing Research Society at the annual conference held in Tampa, Florida. She earned the  award for her manuscript, "Promoting Self-transcendence and Well-being in Community-dwelling Older Adults: A Pilot Study of a Psychoeducational Intervention," which was funded by a grant from the Sigma Theta Tau International/National Gerontological Nursing Association.