Wynn Named Fellow of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners
Stephanie Wynn, Samford University Moffett & Sanders School of Nursing professor and assistant dean for scholarly activity, has been named a Fellow of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (FAANP).
New Partnership Enhances Training for Nurse Practitioner Residents
In July of 2020 Moffett & Sanders School of Nursing welcomed its inaugural cohort of nurse practitioner residents. Over the past 10 months, the residents have served in their clinical placements, participated in weekly didactic lessons and completed hands-on training intensives, and through a new partnership with The MAVEN Project, these experiences have been enhanced.
Nursing Alumna Raises Funds for Adopting Families During Pandemic
For alumna Kelly Preston ’96, ’00, the challenges intensified by COVID-19 underscored the need to support families in the process of adopting more than ever.
Nursing Students Among First to Administer COVID-19 Vaccinations
When the COVID-19 vaccine arrived in Alabama, Moffett & Sanders School of Nursing students and faculty were among the first to administer doses to frontline health care workers at local Birmingham hospitals.
Moffett & Sanders School of Nursing Graduates Honored with Virtual Pinning Ceremony
On Dec. 12, Moffett & Sanders School of Nursing recognized 48 Bachelor of Science in Nursing graduates during a virtual pinning ceremony. The pinning tradition is a special rite of passage for all nursing students. While the diploma is representative of a graduate's proficiency in the science of nursing, the pin is representative of their mastery of the art of nursing.
Moffett & Sanders School of Nursing Graduate Answers the Call to Care
For as long as she can remember, Ashlyn Barnes felt a desire to help others through health care and her Samford experience prepared her with more than academics. As a Moffett & Sanders School of Nursing student, Barnes took full advantage of every opportunity to enhance her knowledge and skill.
Carter Named Dean of Moffett & Sanders School of Nursing
Melondie Reeves Carter, RN, Ph.D., has been named dean of Samford University’s Moffett & Sanders School of Nursing effective July 1, 2021. The appointment was announced Oct. 28 by Samford Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs J. Michael Hardin.