Nursing and JHG open academic support center

The Johanniter Humanitarian Group (JHG) of Texas partnered with Mike A. Myers and the Mike A. Myers Foundation to launch the Myers – JHG Tutoring and Academic Support Center in addition to funding 10 Texas Nursing Scholars.

Dallas nursing students win volunteer award

Dallas nursing students in the community health course have won the 2021 Tom Black Volunteer of the Year award from the North Texas Food Bank (NTFB). The award is one of the organization’s highest honors.

Schultz named to Child Neurology Foundation board

Rebecca Schultz, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Nursing in Houston, has been elected to the Child Neurology Foundation Board of Directors for 2021-2024. Her term officially begins Oct. 1. The foundation’s mission is to serve as a collaborative center of education, resources, and support for children and their families living with neurologic conditions, and facilitate connection with medical professionals who care for them.

Intimate partner violence research has special meaning for Houston nurse

Angeles Nava, PhD, knows from personal experience the mental anguish a person can suffer when they are in an abusive, violent relationship. She saw the emotional and physical toll it took on one of her sisters years ago.

Nursing faculty member praised by director at NIH

Some faculty dig deep into research looking for ways to contribute new knowledge to the world, but not every researcher gets acknowledgement for their work from one of the most revered institutions in science.