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Monday, August 15, 2016 - 3:04pm

Kent State University College of Nursing research faculty members Pamela Stephenson, Ph.D., RN, AOCNS, Dana Hansen, Ph.D., ACHPN, APRN, and Denice Sheehan, Ph.D. MSN, RN, have been selected to present their palliative care research findings at Hospice of the Western Reserve's...

Monday, July 18, 2016 - 4:48pm

Claire Zangerle, MSN, MBA, RN, has recently been appointed as Allegheny Health Network’s chief nurse executive. Zangerle is a 2006 graduate of Kent State’s master of science in nursing program.

Since 2008, Zangerle has served as president and chief executive officer of...

Friday, June 17, 2016 - 3:29pm

Brian S. Monter, MSN, MBA, RN, has recently been appointed president of University Hospitals Bedford and Richmond Medical Centers. Monter is a 2007 graduate of Kent State’s nursing and business administration (MSN/MBA) dual-degree program. 

Since 2012, Monter has served...

College of Nursing & College of Public Health Students are trained by disaster experts
Monday, March 28, 2016 - 4:50pm

Kent State University College of Nursing is collaborating with the Portage County Health Department and the Emergency Management Agency (EMA) to stage a disaster simulation exercise on Tuesday, April 12, and Thursday, April 14, from 8:30 - 11 a.m. at the Student Recreation and...

Yvonne Smith appears on the cover of the Fall 2015 edition of Momentum
Wednesday, November 18, 2015 - 1:35pm

Yvonne Smith, Ph.D., RN, assistant professor of nursing at Kent State University, appears on the cover of the latest Momentum magazine, a quarterly publication produced by the Ohio Board of Nursing (OBN). Dr. Smith is shown accepting a proclamation from the Ohio Nurses Associa...

College of Nursing & College of Public Health Students are trained by disaster experts
Wednesday, November 4, 2015 - 4:02pm

Kent State University’s College of Nursing is collaborating with the Portage County Health Department and the Emergency Management Agency (EMA) to stage a disaster simulation exercise. The Point of Dispensing Exercise, which involves a mock Anthrax release, triage and treatmen...

Linda Q. Everett stands in front of Henderson Hall at Kent State University on the cover of the October, 2015, edition of Nurse Leader magazine.
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 - 11:57am

Kent State University nursing alumna Linda Q. Everett, Ph.D., RN, NEA-BC, FAAN, was featured as a “Leader to Honor” in the October, 2015, edition of Nurse Leader magazine.

In the article, Dr. Everett talks extensively about the path she chose to become an influential pe...

Laura Manns-James, Ph.D. candidate & 2015 recipient of the March of Dimes nursing scholarship
Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - 1:57pm

Laura Manns-James, a Ph.D. candidate in the College of Nursing at Kent State University, has been awarded a $5,000 scholarship from the March of Dimes.

The scholarship was one of four awarded to exceptional graduate nursing students specializing in maternal-child nursin...

Wendy Umberger and Barbara Drew - MEDTAPP Continued Funding
Tuesday, August 11, 2015 - 2:45pm

Congratulations to Dr. Wendy Umberger and Dr. Barbara Drew for receiving continuation funding from The Ohio State University/Ohio College of Medicine for a Medicaid Technica...

Kent State University alumna Nancy M. Albert, RN, Ph.D., has been selected as the 2013 Distinguished Research Lecturer by the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses. Albert also is an adjunct faculty member in the College of Nursing at Kent State.
Thursday, July 16, 2015 - 11:04am

Nancy M. Albert will be inducted as a 2015 fellow of the American Academy of Nursing during the academy's annual conference on Oct. 17, 2015, in Washington, D.C.

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