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Havens Named to National Commission on the Magnet Recognition Program

June 25, 2010 | In Uncategorized Tags: , , ,

SON professor Donna Havens has just been notified that the Executive Committee of the American Nurses Credentialing Center Board of Directors has appointed her to serve as the academic member of the National Commission on the Magnet Recognition Program.

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Carolina nursing student volunteers in Mexican village health clinic

June 25, 2010 | In Uncategorized Tags: , , ,

Amy Davenport is a Carolina BSN student who is volunteering in the Oaxacan village of Teotitlan del Valle this summer at the public health clinic. Her writing is extraordinary and captures the essence of village life and the practices of another culture. I hope you will be captivated by her stories, as I am.

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Tom Bush, MSN, FNP-BC Receives NC 2010 Award for Excellence from American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

June 25, 2010 | In Uncategorized Tags: , , ,

Nurse Practitioners and Advocates Honored during National AANP Conference

(June 22, 2010) — Nurse practitioners (NPs) and nurse practitioner advocates, recipients of the prestigious State Awards for Excellence, will be honored on Wednesday, June 23 during the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) 25th National Conference at the Phoenix Convention Center in Phoenix, Arizona June 23-27, 2010.

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Nursing Student Minh Nguyen Receives First Cronenwett Global Study Award

June 25, 2010 | In Uncategorized Tags: , , ,

Nursing : News : Minh Nguyen

It is with great joy we announce the first UNC Chapel Hill School of Nursing Cronenwett Global Health Scholar award! It is fitting that the Global Nursing Advisory Council selected Minh Nguyen, a student in our baccalaureate program to receive this first award based on his plans for a summer experience in his native Vietnam to work with a rural hospital on quality and safety.

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Accelerated BSN Student Judith Hunt Wins Essay Contest

June 25, 2010 | In Uncategorized Tags: , , ,

Judith Hunt, a nursing student at University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, recently was awarded a $1,000 first-place scholarship for her entry in an essay contest on BrainTrack.com, a worldwide university and college directory that lists more than 10,000 higher-education institutions in over 190 countries.

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ANCC Names Donna Havens to Join Magnet Hospital Commission

June 25, 2010 | In Uncategorized Tags: , , ,

The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) has named SON Professor Donna Havens, PhD, RN, FAAN, to the Commission on the Magnet Recognition Program (COM) in Category E, as the registered nurse currently serving in an academic role. Havens term begins immediately and will end June 30, 2014.

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