Feeding Flock Tool Gets Press

October 5, 2018

Hats off to the Feeding Flock, a group of largely SON researchers, for having their work “Psychometric Properties of the Early Feeding Skills Assessment Tool” published in the October issue of Advances in Neonatal Care. Included on the article were … Continued

State Celebrates SON Employees Reaching Service Milestones

October 5, 2018

Congratulations to the following School of Nursing employees who were celebrated yesterday at a luncheon at the Carolina Club for UNC Chapel Hill employees reaching service milestones working for the State of North Carolina: With 25 years of total service … Continued

MSN Student Beek Has Poem Published

October 5, 2018

Terra Beek, BSN ’15, a master’s FNP student and staff nurse at UNC Hospitals Emergency Department had her poem (below) accepted for publication by UNC’s Health Humanities Journal. The poem appeared in their fall 2018 issue. Congratulations Tara! To the patient … Continued

Davison Receives NCNA Mentorship Award

October 5, 2018

Congratulations to Associate Professor Jean Davison who was awarded the North Carolina Nurses Association (NCNA) Mentorship in Nursing Award at their annual convention in Concord, NC last week. The Mentorship award is given by the NCNA board to a nurse … Continued

UNC Health Care Case Competition — IPE Opportunity

October 5, 2018

Dear Graduate students, GREAT IPE OPPORTUNITY FOR YOU Please see this announcement of the healthcare case competition sponsored by the Kenan-Flagler Business School. The UNC Healthcare Case Competition is an interdisciplinary event, paring health affairs graduate students with graduate students … Continued

Zomorodi Gives Opening Session for NCIOM

September 28, 2018

Assistant Professor Meg Zomorodi was invited to present as the opening speaker for the North Carolina Institute of Medicine (NCIOM) annual conference. This year’s conference focused on team-based care and boasted the highest attendance ever. Participants included a variety of … Continued

Kneipp Featured as NP to Admire on NursePractitionerSchools Blog

September 28, 2018

Kudos to Associate Professor Shawn Kneipp, PhD, RN, ANP-BC, APHN-BC, FAANP, who was recently featured in the blogpost “NPs to Admire: 10 Role Models Improving the Lives of Vulnerable Populations” on the website NursePractitionerSchools.com. Check out the post here.

UNC RIPHI Receives Honorable Mention at Nexus Summit Conference

September 28, 2018

The UNC Rural Interprofessional Health Initiative (RIPHI) team, overseen by SON Assistant Professor and UNC Assistant Provost for Interprofessional Education, Meg Zomorodi, PhD, RN, was presented with an honorable mention of the 2018 George E. Thibault, Nexus Award at the … Continued