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  • NWCNHS wins the Florida Nurses Association President’s Award for exemplary service and contributions to the success of the Florida Nurses Association (FNA). The award was announced at the awards ceremony during the FNA conference in Orlando, FL on September 29, 2017.
  • Dr. Derrick Glymph appointed to the rank of Colonel in the United States Army Reserves and serves as Chief Anesthetist of the 7456th Medical Backfill Battalion, USAR.
  • Congratulations to Dr. Tami Thomas who was recently notified that the HRSA ANEW proposal has been awarded a $1.39 Million. It is titled, "Rural Traineeships for Graduate Nursing." The project period is July 1, 2017 - June 30, 2019.
  • The American Psychiatric Nurses Association (APNA) has accepted Tatayana Maltseva’s abstract entitled " Inter-professional Collaboration to Promote LGBTQ Mental Health Care to Reduce Healthcare Disparities:  Are Nursing Students Educated to Provide Sensitive Quality Care to Improve Health Care Outcomes of LGBTQ Individuals?"for a podium presentation at the 30th Annual Conference this October in Hartford, Connecticut. 
  • Dr. JoAnne M. Youngblut, Dr. Dorothy Brooten, Joy Glaze, Teresita Promise & Dr. Changwon Yoo's manuscript entitled Parent Grief 1–13 Months after Death in Neonatal/Pediatric Intensive Care Units was accepted for publication in Journal of Loss and Trauma.
  • Dr. Amy Paul-Ward's recent publication accepted presentation entitled “New Roles for Occupational Therapy to Promote Independence Among Youth Aging Out of Foster Care” was published this month in the American Journal of
  • Dr. Doherty-Restrepo invited by Academic Affairs to extend her experience with the Educational Leadership Enhancement Program to include time in the Office of Academic Planning and Accountability for the 2016-17 academic year. 
  • Dr. Laura McPherson selected as 2016 Section on Research Traveling Fellow by the American Physical Therapy Association. 
  • Dr. Nola Holness selected as FIU Top Scholar in the category of Award Winning Publications for her poster presentation “The Effects of Resilience and Social Influences on Preventing a Repeat Adolescent Pregnancy in Parenting Adolescent Mothers at the Nurse Practitioners in Women’s Health conference.