University of Iowa College of Nursing alumna Mary Ann Nihart (BSN ′77 and MA in ′81) APRN, PMHCNS-BC, PM, was recently presented with the 2018 Department of Veterans Affairs’ John D. Chase Award for Executive Excellence in Health Care.
Associate Professor Teresa (Tess) Judge-Ellis, DNP, ARNP, FNP-BC, PMHNP-BC, FAANP, has been named recipient of the 2019 American Association of Nurse Practitioners® Iowa State Award for Nurse Practitioner Excellence. This prestigious award is given annually to a dedicated nurse practitioner (NP) and NP advocate in each state.
Presbyterian Healthcare Services of Albuquerque, NM, just received American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) accreditation for its Transition to Practice and Perioperative programs.
The ANCC accreditation program recognizes the importance of high-quality Continuing Nursing Education (CNE), interprofessional continuing education, residency and fellowship programs, and skills-based competency programs.
Brookanne and Morganne Pfaffle weren’t necessarily planning to attend the same university. Yet they both chose Iowa in large part due to the College of Nursing’s national reputation, and feel well prepared for their next step—pursuing doctorates in nursing practice in anesthesia at the UI.
By Richard Lewis | UI Office of Strategic Communication | 12/4/2018
The University of Iowa College of Nursing and Eastern Iowa Community Colleges (EICC) have entered into a new agreement allowing EICC nursing graduates to seamlessly transfer to the University of Iowa and complete their Bachelors of Nursing Science (BSN) degree in a year and a half.
Undergrads learn resilience by conducting research
By Cristóbal McKinney | UI Office of Strategic Communication | 11/15/2018
Veterans Day provides an opportunity to formally honor and recognize the men and women who have served their country in the United States Armed Forces. Health care professionals are certainly no strangers to serving in the military, and several current and former UI College of Nursing faculty, staff, and students share this common bond.
Hawkeye Distinguished Veterans Memorial Award recipients honored Nov. 15
By Lee Hermiston | Iowa Now | 11/6/2018
Seven members of the University of Iowa family, including UI College of Nursing Dean Emeritus Geraldene Felton, were recognized during the Hawkeye Distinguished Veterans Awards on Nov. 15.
Assistant Professor Stephanie Gilbertson-White, PhD, APRN-BC, has been selected to present during a WorldCanvass program that will be celebrating International Education Week. The program’s thematic focus will be “Educational Cross-fertilization: the Iowa/India Connection.”
The college’s longstanding innovative education practices create professionals who advocate for optimal patient care and outcomes
By Lynn Anderson Davy | Iowa Now | 10/10/2018