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Cheryl Woods Giscombé Named Macy Faculty Scholar

July 8, 2015 | In Education, Faculty, News

Assistant professor Cheryl Woods Giscombé, PhD, MSN, RN, PMHNP, has been named one of five 2015 Macy Faculty Scholars by the Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation. This award includes salary support over two years, which Dr. Giscombé will use to develop an innovative educational institute that provides clinical experiences that strengthen the ability of pre-professional students to provide care to people who face mental health disparities.

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Big goals, no limits for athletes in the nursing school

June 30, 2015 | In News, Students

Pursuing a rigorous degree like nursing is a very time-intensive challenge on its own, even without competing in a varsity-level sport. But here at UNC, three outstanding student athletes are following their dreams on the field and at the bedside.

Their stories prove that nothing is impossible. All it takes is a little grit—and some impressive time-management skills.

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Margarete Sandelowski to be Inducted into Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame

May 28, 2015 | In Faculty, News

Margarete Sandelowski, PhD, RN, FAAN, Cary C. Boshamer Distinguished Professor at the UNC School of Nursing, will be inducted into the 2015 Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame recognizes nurse researchers who have achieved significant and sustained national or international recognition and whose research has improved the profession and the people it serves. Dr. Sandelowski is one of only 19 nurse researchers globally to receive the honor this year.

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