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Dept of WCFHS gathered and donated xmas gifts to Chicagolamp-Lawndale Mentoring agency. Faculty "adopted" a kid and bought presents for him or her.
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 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.”
You don't have to be a Super Hero to be a Super Giver!
Please give generously on #GivingThuesday, December 2, 2014; a global day dedicated to giving back. More here...
Sheila Dinotshe Tlou, PhD '90, RN, FAAN, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Nursing alumna, is the 2014 recipient of the Princess Srinagarindra Award, one of Thailand’s most prestigious health care related awards. She was honored at a ceremony in Bangkok on October 22nd.
On Saturday, October 18th, the American Academy of Nursing inducted nine College of Nursing faculty and alumni as Fellows during the Academy’s 2014 Transforming Health, Driving Policy Conference in Washington, DC. The College of Nursing faculty being celebrated are Dr.’s Sandra Drozdz Burke, Eileen Danaher Hacker, Brigid Lusk, and Linda L. McCreary. Additionally, five alumni are also being honored. They are Dr.’s Mollie Cummins, Lisa Kane Low, Leslie Nicoll, Mark Parshall, and Wendy Lee Mann Woith.
Interprofessional Education (IPE) Grand Rounds Series: "Silos to Teamwork: Shaping an IP Oral Health Education and Practice Culture Presented by Dr. Judith Haber"
October 30, 2014, 11:30 pm -1:00 pm
Third Floor Conference Center, UIC College of Nursing, Chicago (Webcast in Peoria, Rockford, Quad Cities, & Urbana). Lunch will be provided by RSVP: Alexis Adams-Wynn at email@example.com
Free Continuing Education Credits (1.16) will be issued.
Tonda Hughes, PhD, RN, FAAN, Professor in the Department of Health Systems Science and Associate Dean for Global Health was recently presented the inaugural Distinguished Researcher Award; one of the most prestigious awards presented by the UIC College of Nursing.