Samford Family Weekend Draws Parents From 30 States
Samford families from 30 states and multiple countries enjoyed a variety of campus activities during the annual Family Weekend Sept. 14-16. Several thousand family members, students, faculty and staff took part in the schedule that ranged from college classes for parents, to tailgating, football and a hymn sing.
Samford Names Daniel Callahan of The Hastings Center its 2018 Pellegrino Medal Recipient
Samford University’s Center for Faith and Health and Healthcare Ethics and Law Institute are proud to announce Daniel Callahan, cofounder and president emeritus of The Hastings Center, as this year’s recipient of the Edmund Pellegrino Medal for Healthcare Ethics.
Cross, Cates, Paine Win Awards at Samford Opening Convocation
Carol Ann Vaughn Cross, assistant professor in the Department of Geography and Sociology, Marshall Cates, professor and chair of the Department of Pharmacy Practice, and Jan Paine, director of undergraduate student services in Ida Moffett School of Nursing received top faculty and staff awards at Samford's opening convocation of the fall semester.
Registration Open for 2018 Healthcare Ethics and Law Conference
Registration is now open for Samford’s Healthcare Ethics and Law Conference. This year’s conference will take place on Friday, Sept. 7 and discuss the topic, “The Ethics of Access to Health Care: Are We Doing Too Much or Too Little?”
Samford's Sanders and Hogue Named to Alabama Healthcare Hall of Fame
Nena F. Sanders, vice provost of Samford's College of Health Sciences and Ralph W. Beeson Dean and professor of Ida Moffett School of Nursing, and Michael Hogue, professor and associate dean of the Center for Faith and Health, have been named to the Alabama Healthcare Hall of Fame.
Gamma Eta Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau Celebrates 40th Anniversary
On May 3, students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends gathered to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Gamma Eta Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing. Internationally acclaimed oncology nurse and lecturer, Connie Yarbro '79 served as the honored speaker for the event.
Samford’s Ida Moffett School of Nursing Receives $2.1 Million Grant to Help Ease the National Shortage of Nurse Educators
Samford University’s Ida Moffett School of Nursing has received more than $2.1 million to help make graduate nursing education more affordable for currently practicing or teaching nurses committed to careers in nursing education.