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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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Rodgers Named 2017 HOPE Award Recipient

May 17, 2017 | In Awards, Faculty, Staff

Congratulations to Dr. Shielda Rodgers, who was selected the SON 2017 Helping Other People Excel (HOPE) Award recipient.

Established in 2005, the HOPE Award recognizes a faculty or staff member of the School of Nursing for their assistance in creating a welcoming, inclusive and hospitable environment where all members of the community can flourish and realize their dreams.

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