Noteworthy: School of Nursing 2019
Faculty, Staff and Student Accomplishments
Nursing students Katelyn MacDonald, Jadelyn Rivera and Gianna Reed were chosen as interns in the 2019 Independence Blue Cross Foundation's nursing summer internship. The rising seniors presented their research projects at the program's poster session.
Brenda Kucirka, assistant professor of nursing, published an article in the Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services about the difficulties of providing mental health care to individuals in correctional facilities.
Barbara Patterson, nursing professor and director of the nursing PhD program, was chosen as an American Academy of Nursing (AAN) 2019 Fellow, a prestigious recognition that honors Dr. Patterson's work to advance the science of nursing and nurse educators. Dr. Patterson will join a class of nurse leaders that represent 38 states and 17 countries.