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Noreen Esposito inducted into Fellows of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners

August 7, 2015 | In Faculty, News

Associate Professor Noreen Esposito, EdD, PMHNP/WHNP/FNP-BC, was recently inducted as a Fellow of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (FAANP). For more than 25 years, Dr. Esposito has been a leader in advance practice nursing, having practiced as a women’s health nurse practitioner, family nurse practitioner, and a psychiatric-mental health nurse practitioner.

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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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