College of Nursing News

Dean McDaniel and Courtney Irwin

Courtney Irwin Named University of Florida Outstanding Young Alumna

Apr 19th, 2018

Gator Nurse Courtney Irwin (B.S.N. 2005, M.S.N. 2011) was one of 30 University of Florida alumni who received this year’s Outstanding Young Alumni Award.

UF Nursing Hosts First Research Summit with UF Health, Malcolm Randall VA Medical Center

Apr 16th, 2018

The College of Nursing hosted its Research Summit April 13.

Dr. Leslie Parker and Darchelle Excellent

Three BSN Students Named UF McNair Scholars

Apr 11th, 2018

Congratulations to UF College of Nursing BSN juniors Ilse Velazquez, Tanisia Esalomi and Darchelle Excellent, who were named UF McNair Scholars for 2018-2019.

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Dr. Stacia Hays Elected AANP Florida Representative for the North Region

Apr 4th, 2018

Stacia Hays, D.N.P., CPNP, CCTC, is the new AANP State Representative for the North Florida Region, effective July 2018.

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NIH Director Lauds Innovation, Encourages Bold Thinking in Visit to UF Campus

Apr 4th, 2018

NIH Director Francis Collins, M.D., spoke to a packed house of several hundred scientists, staff and health-science students April 2 at the UF College of Medicine’s George T. Harrell, M.D., Medical Education Building.

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Lyon, Stechmiller Awarded Five Year, $2.7 Million NINR R01 Grant

Mar 30th, 2018

The five-year, $2.7 million grant is for ‘Biobehavioral mechanisms underlying symptoms and healing outcomes in older individuals with CVLU.’