Three Receive Junior Faculty Development Awards

December 4, 2015

Congratulations to Jennifer Alderman, Saif Khairat and Megan Williams! All three recently received Junior Faculty Development Awards from the UNC Chapel Hill Office of the Provost. The awards provide grant funding to each faculty member to further their research.

Mayer to Present at IHI Annual National Forum

December 4, 2015

Professor Deborah K. Mayer, PhD, RN, AOCN, FANN will participate in a PechaKucha Style Workshop on Improving Service in Cancer Care at the Institute for Healthcare Improvement‘s Annual National Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care in Orlando on December 9. 

Durham, IPE Team to Have Case Published in AAVMC

December 4, 2015

An interprofessional education team on which Carol Durham, EdD, RN, ANEF, FAAN is a member will have a case published in the January 2016 journal of the American Association of Veterinary Medical Colleges (AAVMC).

Khairat Profiled by AMIA

December 3, 2015

Assistant Professor Saif Khairat, PhD, was recently profiled by the American Medical Informatics Association. Have a look to see why he chose to pursue the field of healthcare informatics and what he hopes to accomplish.

Support the SON on #TarHeelTuesday

November 20, 2015

We have a day for giving thanks. We have two for getting deals. Now, we have #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back. On Tuesday, December 1, 2015, the School of Nursing will join charities, families, businesses, community centers and … Continued

Durham’s Harrowing Fight with Septic Shock Featured

November 20, 2015

Durham’s Harrowing Fight with Septic Shock Featured Friends asked how she felt about having former students as her caregivers. “I was relieved and happy when I looked up and saw familiar faces,” she says. “There was no better nurse for … Continued

Alexander Appointed Special Assistant to the Chancellor

November 13, 2015

Congratulations to Rumay Alexander, Ed, RN, FAAN, on her appointment to the role of Special Assistant to the Chancellor, effective January 1, 2016. In this capacity, Dr. Alexander will design and coordinate campus-wide community enrichment initiatives and other special projects … Continued