Echoes From Our School

  •  Faculty Accomplishments

    We are proud to see our faculty members sharing their knowledge with their peers in the nursing community! Dr. J. Michael Leger presented on "Transforming an Academic Quality Program" at the 2020 NLN Education Summit: Master of Teaching- Art of Leadership conference. Great work!

  •  Student Highlights

    Congratulations to our PhD student, Angela McGaskey! She has been selected to receive one of 32 scholarships awarded by the National Black Nurses Association. The scholarship will be presented at the 48th Annual NBNA Virtual Conference Experience. Congrats to Angela McGaskey on this great honor!

  •  Student Highlights

    With a wide variety of disciplines represented, opportunities for interprofessional education (IPE) at UTMB are endless. Read about the recent work of faculty in our SON and SHP’s Department of Respiratory Care to offer an innovative IPE experience.

  •  Alumni Highlights

    Congratulations to UTMB SON alumna, Dr. Jessica Peck! She is among the 230 nurse leaders selected to join the 2020 AAN Nursing's Class of Fellows. Dr. Peck earned her BSN and MSN at UTMB SON and is a Clinical Professor at Baylor Nursing Louise Herrington School of Nursing.

  •  Alumni Highlights

    The hands-on experience that students obtain in our BSN program is critical to their training. Spring 2018 grad, Kourtney Derouen, knows this well. At her Louisiana hospital, she drew on all her skills to ensure her patients' safety through Hurricane Laura. Read full story here.

  •  Student Highlights

    Great news! Our 2019-2020 BSN grads have achieved a 99.2% NCLEX pass rate! Great work by these graduates and by our faculty and staff who are committed to student success! Congratulations to all!.

  •  Faculty Accomplishments

    Congrats to Dr. Cheyenne Martin, UTMB's Educator of the Month! Dr. Martin was an original member of the task force that developed the SON PhD program and has taught in the program since its inception. We are excited to congratulate her on this recognition!

  •  Faculty Accomplishments

    Each year, our students select the Most Outstanding Faculty from each program. We are excited to recognize those who have been selected this year. Congratulations and thank you to the dedicated faculty members who have earned this distinction! See award recipients here.

  •  Team News

    We understand the state of affairs in the nation today have sparked a myriad of emotions for our faculty, staff, and students. As a school we embrace diversity, inclusion, and equity, and are committed to these values. We stand with our UTMB community in our commitment to a healthy & safe work environment. Read Dean Jones' full statement ...

  •  Student Highlights

    We are so proud of our grads who are on the front line fighting COVID-19! Regina "Reggie" Fenner, who graduated from our BSN program last fall, is now an ER nurse in Houston. She recently shared her experience with COVID-19 on CW 39 Houston.

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