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TWU to Offer Informatics Program Beginning Fall 2015

The online Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Interprofessional Informatics is for professionals who have a bachelor’s degree and who are seeking additional education and training in informatics. This certificate will provide students with academic and supervised practicums in informatics. Content includes technology-based health promotion, data application, interaction design and telehealth. Read more about the program.

Three Houston faculty members named national nursing fellows

Debora Simmons, Patrick Palmieri, Joan Edwards

The American Academy of Nursing has named Texas Woman’s University nursing faculty Joan Edwards, Debora Simmons and Patrick Palmieri as American Academy of Nursing Fellows for the 2015 class. The TWU honorees are among 163 nurse leaders selected worldwide. Full story...

Texas Medical Center Women's History Project

Dr. Robin Britt and Dr. Ann Scanlon McGintyCongratulations to our own Dr. Robin Britt and Dr. Ann Scanlon McGinity!

On March 19, 2015, the Texas Medical Center Library honored the third installation of inductees into the Texas Medical Center Women's History Project at a reception.  This year's honorees were Dr. Robin Britt, Texas Woman's University (retired); Dr. Janet Butel, Baylor College of Medicine; Dr. Asha Kapadia, UTHealth School of Public Health; Dr. Ann Scanlon McGinity, (TWU Regent), Houston Methodist Hospital; and Dr. Elizabeth Travis, MD Anderson Cancer Center. Full story...

Accreditation Information

The (baccalaureate degree in nursing/master's degree in nursing/Doctor of Nursing Practice program and/or post-graduate APRN certificate program) at Texas Woman's University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.

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TWU nursing student researching Ebola as part of NIH summer internship — 6/30/15

Michaela CortesTexas Woman’s University nursing student Michaela Cortes, a TWU Honors Scholar from Dallas, is researching the Ebola virus this summer as one of only five nursing students in the country selected for a research internship at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Clinical Center in Bethesda, Maryland. Full Story...

TWU honors nursing alumnae with Distinguished award — 3/27/15

Lillie BigginsTexas Woman’s University and the Texas Woman’s University Former Students Association (TWU FSA) will present the TWU Accolades Luncheon on Friday, April 17. Distinguished Alumni Award recipients include Lillie Biggins, president of Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital in Fort Worth. Full Story...

TWU College of Nursing celebrates 60 years — 10/9/14

The Texas Woman’s University College of Nursing is celebrating its 60th anniversary during the 2014-15 academic year with events in Houston, Dallas and Denton that highlight the college’s rich tradition of producing exceptional nurses. Full Story...

Anita Hufft named dean of TWU’s College of Nursing — 7/25/14

Dr. Anita HufftTexas Woman’s University has named Dr. Anita Hufft as the new dean of the TWU College of Nursing for the university’s Denton, Dallas and Houston campuses. A TWU alumna, Dr. Hufft previously served as dean of the College of Nursing and Health Sciences for Valdosta State University in Georgia. She began her duties at TWU July 15. Full Story...

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