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  • You’re Invited to Marcia Byers Dissertation Defense

    • 03.13.2017
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    You are invited to attend Marcia Byers final dissertation defense. Please mark your calendars for March 31st at 11:00 a.m. in COPH 3202.

  • You’re Invited to Dissertation Defense for Sloan Davidson

    • 03.13.2017
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    You are invited to attend Sloan Davidson’s final dissertation defense. Please mark your calendars for April 3rd at 2:00 p.m. in COPH 2280.

  • CON to Explore First Responders’ Mental Health Needs

    • 03.2.2017
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    March 2, 2016 | Sara Jones, PhD, APRN, a clinical assistant professor in the College of Nursing, recently received a $3,000 grant from the International Society of Psychiatric- Nurses Foundation to explore the mental health needs of first responders in Arkansas and the way mental health services are perceived and accessed by this at-risk population. […]

  • SNRS Scholarly Activities from the UAMS College of Nursing Faculty and Doctoral Students

    • 03.2.2017
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    Faculty and students from UAMS College of Nursing presented research findings at the Southern Nursing Research Society Conference in Dallas TX February 21-25, 2017.  In a well-attended symposium session, Drs. Mitchell, Jones, Matthews, Tsai, and McSweeney shared methodological challenges they experienced in measuring symptoms and behaviors across the lifespan.  Eleven peer reviewed research abstracts were […]

  • McSweeney Briefs Rotarians on Heart Disease in Women

    • 03.1.2017
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    March 1, 2017 | Jean C. McSweeney, PhD, RN, associate dean for research in the College of Nursing, spoke Feb. 28 to the Rotary Club of Little Rock about the prevalence of cardiovascular disease in women and steps needed to address it. McSweeney briefed rotary members on symptoms of heart disease for women, including unusual […]

  • American Academy of Nursing Names CON Graduate Edge Runner for Angel Eye Work

    • 02.27.2017
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    Feb. 27, 2017 | Sarah J. Rhoads, PhD, DNP, APRN, a graduate of the College of Nursing’s PhD program, has been named an Edge Runner by the American Academy of Nursing for her work as program director of Angel Eye Camera Systems in the UAMS Center for Distance Health. The Edge Runner program is part […]

  • Dr. Jean C. McSweeney Featured in Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

    • 02.14.2017
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    Jean C. McSweeney, PhD, RN, the College of Nursing’s associate dean for research, was featured in Sunday’s High Profile section of the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette for her tremendous work as a nurse, professor, scientist and research mentor. “Her work has really been an impetus for change,” Patricia A. Cowan, PhD, RN, dean of the College of […]

  • CON Service Projects Spread Holiday Cheer Across State

    • 01.11.2017
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    Jan. 9, 2016 | College of Nursing faculty, staff and students have been hard at work in December bringing joy and good tidings to many in Arkansas. On Dec. 17, the college hosted its 16th annual Camp Quality Christmas party for families with children with cancer. More than 100 family members received a Christmas dinner […]

  • CON Professor Helps Early Career Researchers Through AHA Committee

    • 01.3.2017
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    Dec. 29, 2016 | Christina Pettey, PhD, APRN, assistant professor in the UAMS College of Nursing, hopes the ideas and tips gleaned by young nursing researchers from presentations and lectures at the American Heart Association’s annual meeting will help make an immediate impact. As chair of the AHA’s early career committee, a part of the […]

  • CON Program Shows High School Students Opportunities in Nursing

    • 12.20.2016
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    Dec. 20, 2016 | White Hall high school students recently had the opportunity to learn some of the ins and outs of a career in nursing, thanks to a program of the UAMS College of Nursing and the UAMS Center for Diversity Affairs. Fifty students from White Hall High School in Pine Bluff were on […]