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IUSON: A Legacy of Leadership

Celebrating 100 Years of Nursing (1914-2014)

Since our doors opened in 1914, the IU School of Nursing has been a catalyst for change in education, practice, and research. That spirit of innovation lives on in our students and 30,000 living alumni across the globe.

Points of Pride

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    Dean Marion E. Broome, PhD, RN, FAAN will be presenting the welcome and keynote address at the Midwest Nursing Research Society Annual Conference, which will be taking place March 27-30, 2014 in St. Louis, MO. Dean Broome’s presentation is entitled “Back to the Future: Redeveloping our Science in Resource-Challenged Environments” and will take place on Friday, March 28 from 8:45am-10:00am.

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    IUSON Assistant Dean for Operations and Community Partnerships, Dr. Chad Priest has been competitively selected by the Indianapolis Business Journal to receive the Health Care Heroes Award in the non-physician category. Dr. Priest is being recognized as “an individual from nursing or allied health fields whose performance in the delivery of care is considered exemplary by patients and peers.” Read more »

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    Assistant Professor Dr. Sharron Crowder is one of only eight nurse educators to be selected as an American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) 2014 Health Policy Fellow. Dr. Crowder and her cohort will be attending the Faculty Policy Intensive from March 24-27 in Washington, DC. The intensive will allow the fellows to deepen their knowledge of advocacy, national nursing organizations, the legislative process, and federal departments and agencies.

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    IUSON postdoctoral student Lisa Carter-Harris has been selected to attend a workshop at the 35th Annual Meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine that will take place in Philadelphia, PA on April 23. While at the meeting, Lisa will participate in a mock review of her NIH grant that she is currently working on, entitled “Stage of Adoption and Predictors of Lung Cancer Screening Participation in High-Risk Individuals.”

  • A man in a suit in the middle of a group of women in Thailand

    On February 19, at the DCH Regional Medical Center in Tuscaloosa, AL, former IUSON Professor Dr. Joe Webb Burrage, Jr., 59, passed away of a brief, sudden illness. Before his passing, Dr. Burrage was the Assistant Dean for Graduate Studies at the University of Alabama Capstone College of Nursing. A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. on March 28, 2014 at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church of Indianapolis, IN. Dr. Burrage is pictured here during one of his many trips to Thailand.

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