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    USF Nursing receives RESTORE LIVES donation

    February 21, 2014

    University of South Florida College of Nursing received a generous donation from American Legion Auxiliary Post #275 during a fundraiser event held on Nov. 9, 2013 in Dunedin, Fla. The money donated will go towards the college’s RESTORE LIVES: Research and Education to Rehabilitate and Restore the Lives of Veterans, Service Members and their Families. LaRon Nelson, PhD, RN, NP, assistant professor and assistant dean for Global & Community Affairs at USF College of Nursing, attended the event to accept the donation on behalf of the college. “It is an […]

    USF Nursing awarded Jonas Scholar grant

    February 21, 2014

    University of South Florida College of Nursing was awarded a $60,000 grant from Jonas Center for Nursing and Veterans’ Healthcare to support six doctoral nursing students in 2014. The grant will provide funding for two PhD Jonas Nurse Leader Scholars, two PhD Jonas Veterans healthcare Scholars, and two DNP Jonas Veterans Healthcare Scholars. USF College of Nursing will select the students in June, 2014. “This is a great achievement for USF College of Nursing,” said Dianne Morrison-Beedy, PhD, RN, WHNP-BC, FNAP, FAANP, FAAN, Senior Associate Vice President of USF Health, […]

    Dr. Denise Passmore publishes on “Sage on the Stage” to facilitator of learning

    February 21, 2014

    Passmore, D. (2014). “Sage on the Stage” to Facilitator of Learning: A Transformative Learning Experience for New Online Nursing Faculty. In: Bauer, J. & Stevenson, C. eds. Building Online Communities in Higher Education Institutions: Creating Collaborative Experience. (Chapter 14) Hershey, PA: IGI Global.

    USF College of Nursing partners with local hospital to create mentorship program for students

    January 30, 2014

    University of South Florida College of Nursing recently partnered with BayCare Health System, Inc. to create an Ambassador Mentorship Program for USF Nursing students who are working at Morton Plant Mease (MPM) hospital. The MPM hospital is owned and operated by BayCare Health System, Inc. The program is designed to give student-employees guidance and support during their academic journey at USF College of Nursing. Director of Development and Practice for MPM Hospitals, Jackie Munro, PhD, ARNP, NE-BC, said that MPM will develop a well trained Staff Development mentoring team and […]

    USF College of Nursing to host Coming Home 2014 Alumni Reunion

    January 30, 2014

    University of South Florida College of Nursing will host the Coming Home 2014 Alumni Reunion on March 1 for students, faculty, staff, alumni, and friends to celebrate another year of alumni success. The festivities, which will be held at the state-of-the-art College of Nursing building, will include several presentations, an award ceremony, a tour, and a cocktail reception. Dianne Morrison-Beedy, PhD, RN, WHNP-BC, FNAP, FAANP, FAAN, senior associate vice president of USF Health and Dean of the College of Nursing will present during the event. Two alumni members including Jean Aertker, […]

    Dr. Denise Maguire conducts innovative research on mothers with drug addiction and their babies

    January 30, 2014

    University of South Florida College of Nursing Assistant Professor, Denise Maguire, PhD, RN, CNL, is conducting groundbreaking research in perinatal substance abuse to improve the healthcare of mothers with drug addiction and their newborn babies in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU). Dr. Maguire, who has been a neonatal nurse for more than 30 years, is one of the few nurses in the country to conduct this type of research. In the last few years she has published three major papers focused on drug addiction in pregnancy and infants with neonatal […]

    USF College of Nursing Dr. Mary Webb makes impact on NICU nurses through groundbreaking research

    January 30, 2014

    University of South Florida College of Nursing Professor, Mary Webb, PhD, RN, is making an impact on neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) nurses through her innovative research. She has always been interested in how stress affects people both physiologically and psychologically. As a nurse and professor, Dr. Webb recently developed a study on understanding the ethical issues that NICU nurses face on a daily basis. USF College of Nursing Professor, Mary Webb, PhD, RN  “During my teaching experience as an ethics professor for undergraduate, master’s and doctoral students, I heard many heart-wrenching stories […]

    USF Nursing’s Dr. Denise Maguire receives USF Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Award

    January 30, 2014

    University of South Florida College of Nursing Assistant Professor, Denise Maguire, PhD, RN, CNL, recently received the 2013 USF Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Award for demonstrating excellence in teaching. USF Nursing Assistant Professor, Denise Maguire, PhD, RN, CNL “It’s an honor to be recognized with this distinguished award,” Dr. Maguire said. “I take great pride in how I teach my students. My excitement about teaching nursing as well as research seem to connect with the students in a way that helps them understand how my topics are pertinent to their practice.” Dr. […]

    Dr. Meredeth Rowe and team present poster on alert programs for missing persons with dementia

    January 30, 2014

    Farias, J., Brewster, G., Rowe, M., Reinhardt, E., Brown, L., Schonfeld, L., Duval, C., & Arnold, S. (2013, Nov.). Analysis of alert programs for missing persons with dementia. Poster session presented at the Gerontological Society of America Annual Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana.

    Dr. Denise Maguire publishes on drug addiction in pregnancy

    January 30, 2014

    Maguire, D. (2013). Drug addiction in pregnancy: Disease not moral failure. Neonatal Network. 33(1), 11-18.

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