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Zomorodi to Direct New Rural Interprofessional Health Initiative for UNC Health Affairs Schools

July 5, 2017 | In Faculty, IPE, News, Outreach

UNC Health Care announced today that a $1.5 million grant from the William R. Kenan, Jr. Charitable Trust will establish a new UNC Rural Interprofessional Health Initiative, giving UNC health professions students interprofessional clinical experiences in rural areas of North Carolina. SON Associate Professor Meg Zomorodi, PhD, RN, CNL will serve as director of the effort.

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SON Strong Contributor to International Family Nursing Conference

June 19, 2017 | In Faculty, Global Health, Leadership, News

The School of Nursing was well-represented at the 13th Annual International Family Nursing Conference held in Pamplona Spain last week, headlining nearly a dozen lectures, presentations, and posters. Participants included faculty members Nancy Havill, Louise Fleming, Marcia Van Riper, George Knafl and Kathy Knafl, and PhD students Anna Lee, Carrie Hill, Ashley Vaughn, and Haley Estrem.

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Giscombe Offers Commencement Address, Serves as Harvard Macy Institute Faculty

June 9, 2017 | In Faculty, Leadership, News

LeVine Wellness Professor Dr. Cheryl Giscombe served as the 2017 commencement speaker for the psychology department at Stony Brook University (State University of New York) on May 19, 2017. Dr. Giscombe is a Stony Brook alumna, with a BSN in Nursing and MA and PhD degrees in Social and Health Psychology. The psychology department at the University graduates approximately 400 undergraduate and graduate students each year.

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