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  • Dr. Sheldon Fields honored for his significant program of research in HIV/AIDS Prevention and recognition as a national leader in the field. Dr. Fields received invitation to the House White to partake in a meeting held by the Office of National AIDS Policy.
  • Veterans BS in Nursing Grant Team receives $1,050,000 funding of their accelerated BSN program for military veterans proposal. VBSN Grant Team includes Drs. Maria Olenick (Project Director), Sharon Simon, Derrick Glymph, Jeff Groom, and Beth Olafson.
  • Juan Gonzalez receives the HRSA Nurse Anesthetist Traineeship Award for 2014-2015 in the amount of $50,128 to enable first and second year nurse anesthetist students to fund their education.
  • Dr. Lucy Dlugasch promoted to Clinical Associate Professor.
  • Maria Olenick and the rest of the team awarded $350,208.00 for the third year of their Workforce Diversity Grant.
  • Lucie Dlugasch and the TIPCE team receives continuation renewal of their grant for $254,859 for their 3rd year of funding.
  • FIU's Nicole Wertheim College of Nursing and Health Sciences is pleased to announce the appointment of JoAnne M. Youngblut, PhD, RN, FAAN as Dr. Herbert and Nicole Wertheim Endowed Chair in Prevention and Family Health.
  • Dr. Buscemi and Ms Romeo on their manuscript being accepted for publication!
    Buscemi, C. & Romeo, C. (in press). "Wound healing, angiotensin converting enzyme inhibition and collagen-containing products." Journal of Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nursing.
  • Dr. Flowers and Dr. Olenick on their new publication!
    Flowers, M., & Olenick, M. (2014). "Transitioning from physician to nurse practitioner." Journal of Multidisciplinary Healthcare, 7, 51-54. doi: