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Natacha Pierre Receives Illinois Nurse Educator Fellowship Award

Natacha Pierre, DNP, FNP-BC, a Clinical Instructor in the Department of Health Systems Science is one of 22 recipients statewide to receive the Illinois Nurse Educator Fellowship Award for 2015. The purpose of the Nurse Educator Fellowship Program is to ensure the retention of well-qualified nursing faculty at institutions of higher learning that award degrees in nursing.

The UIC College of Nursing Retains #2 Rank in NIH Funding

The College of Nursing has retained its number two ranking in research funding from the National Institutes of Health.  “In this challenging climate of competition for NIH research funding, we are proud to retain our second place ranking among superb peer schools,” said Dean Terri E. Weaver. “It reflects the unwavering commitment of UIC nursing faculty to pursue new knowledge for improved health care.”