Research Awards / Honors

Keneshia Bryant, PhD FNP-BC

  • National Institute of Health (NIH) Loan Repayment Program: Health Disparities Loan Repayment Program
  • Scholar: Summer Research Institute (SRI) in Geriatric Mental Health: Weill Cornell Medical College White Plains, NY
  • Scholar: Teaching Scholars Program University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR
  • Robert Wood Johnson Foundation-New Connections Symposium Selected Attendee – Princeton, NJ

Lorraine Frazier, PhD, RN, FAHA, FAAN, Dean and Professor

  • Linda C. Hodges Dean’s Chair – UAMS College of Nursing

Seongkum Heo, PhD, RN

  • Best Reviewer, Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing

Barbara Pate, PhD, RN

  • Society of Pediatric Nurses Education Poster Award Second Place
  • Outstanding Graduate Faculty Member, UAMS
  • Blackboard Catalyst Award for Staff Development for Online Evidence-Based Practice Academy

Christina (Tina) Pettey, PhD(c), MNSc, FNP-BC, APN

  • International Society of Hypertension New Member Spotlight
  • Dissertation of the Year Award from UAMS College of Nursing
  • Outstanding Future Nurse Leader Award from UAMS College of Nursing
  • Southern Nursing Research Society Top Student Poster
  • Travel Award from the American Heart Association
  • Travel Award from UAMS Graduate School
  • Special Appreciation Award from the Southern Nursing Research Society for service as Chair, SNRS Student Network 2012-2013
  • Outstanding Achievement Award from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Graduate School
  • Achievement Award from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Graduate School
  • UAMS Student Research Day Outstanding Poster Presentation Award: Graduate Student Division
  • UAMS Phenomenal Woman Award
  • NIH participant scholar for the National Center on Minority Health and Health Disparities Inaugural Translational Health Disparities Course: Integrating Principles of Science, Practice and Policy in Health Disparities Research