School of Nursing News

  •  Faculty Accomplishments

    Congratulations, Dr. Shannon Stevenson! Dr. Stevenson successfully defended her doctoral dissertation, Exploring Nursing Students' Knowledge and Attitudes Regarding Academic Integrity and Willingness to Report Peer Violations. Congratulations!

  •  Faculty Accomplishments

    Dr. Adrian Juarez was awarded an ASSET fellowship for mentored training through San Diego State University this summer. Addiction Scientists Strengthened through Education and Training (ASSET) is a research and education R25 program funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse.

  •  Faculty Accomplishments

    Congratulations to Dr. Jacquelyn Svoboda. The BAMBI program has been honored with an Annual Governor’s Criminal Justice Volunteer Service Award! Congratulations, Dr. Svoboda and the BAMBI/School of Nursing Collaborative Project!

  •  Faculty Accomplishments

    Congratulations to Elizabeth Petitt, DNP, APRN, FNP-C, DCNP, CNE. She recently completed and passed the exam to become a Certified Nurse Educator (CNE). Great work, Dr. Petitt! We appreciate your commitment and continued growth as an educator!

  •  Faculty Accomplishments

    The Pamela G. Watson School of Nursing Award is presented this year to Dr. Laura King. Her scholarship and clinical interests are pediatric nursing, and pediatric and adult immunization. Congratulations, Dr. King!

  •  Faculty Accomplishments

    Assistant Professor, Meredith Ford was presented The Beverly & F.A. (Andy) Odom Endowment for Nursing Research, established to advance continuing excellence in our SON. Congratulations!

  •  Faculty Accomplishments

    Ms. Carol Glaze holds the Alice Caroline Brown Endowment for Nursing Research, which encourages and rewards nursing faculty involved in research. Great work, Ms. Glaze!

  •  Faculty Accomplishments

    Great work by Dr. Jacquelyn Svoboda & Shannon Stevenson. They have collaborated on two abstracts that have been accepted as educational electronic posters for the UT System Shine Academy Innovations in Health Science Education 2021 Virtual Annual Meeting!

  •  Faculty Accomplishments

    Congratulations to Dr. Stephanie Rosser! Her poster, Beyond Fast: Barriers to Recognizing the Subtle Signs of Acute Stroke, has been accepted for presentation at the AAPN News National Conference, to be held in June. It is the largest annual event for NPs of all specialties.

  •  Student Highlights

    DNP student Ashley Salazar is the SON's first trainee accepted to the UTMB Institute for Translational Sciences' TL1 Training Program. Read about her motivation and plans for this outstanding opportunity. We appreciate her commitment to nursing science!

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