School of Nursing

Diane Berry

Collaboration with the Universidad Autonόma de Tamaulipas School of Nursing Leads to Mentorship and Grant Proposals

March 15, 2017

Diane Berry recently returned from another productive trip to The Universidad Autonόma de Tamaulipas School of Nursing, Tampico, Tamaulipas, México where she continued a collaboration begun in 2009 and renewed in 2016 that has strengthened the tripartite mission of research, teaching and service of both schools. Berry has worked closely with the Directora M.C.E. Dra…. Read more »

Donna S. Havens

Havens Named to Sigma Theta Tau International Researcher Hall of Fame

February 23, 2017

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill professor Donna Havens will be inducted into Sigma Theta Tau International‘s Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame at the International Nursing Research Conference in Dublin, Ireland this July. The International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame was founded in 2010 to recognize nurse researchers who have achieved significant and sustained broad… Read more »

Ingrid Marzuola

School of Nursing Global Health Scholar Studies Effects of Fistula on Women in Mali

November 19, 2016

Ingrid Marzuola traveled to Mali this summer as a University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Nursing Global Health Scholar to continue her studies on the effects of fistula, a devastating and serious injury resulting from prolonged obstructed labor, and to assist with IntraHealth International’s End Shame: Restore Dignity campaign to prevent and treat the condition. Marzuola, who is… Read more »

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UNCSON Well Represented at STTI’s International Nursing Research Congress

August 17, 2016

There was a strong showing from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Nursing (UNCSON) faculty and doctoral students at the 27th International Nursing Research Congress in Cape Town, South Africa. Associate Professor Diane Berry presented an oral presentation on diabetes self-management outcomes in low-income ethnic minority patients in the United States…. Read more »

Nilda Peragallo Montano

Nilda Peragallo Montano Named New Dean of School of Nursing

August 4, 2016

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill today announced that Nilda (Nena) Peragallo Montano has been selected as the new dean of its nationally recognized School of Nursing. She is currently dean and professor for the University of Miami School of Nursing and Health Studies, professor on the graduate faculty at Pontificia Universidad Católica… Read more »

Berry, center, presents the Memorandum of Understanding between the two schools.

Berry Continues Work with Autónoma de Tamaulipas School of Nursing

June 3, 2016

In early May 2016, the faculty of the School of Nursing at Autónoma de Tamaulipas, Tampico, México, received Diane Berry, Beerstecher-Blackwell Distinguished Scholar from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Nursing to plan upcoming research projects and achieve key academic and research objectives. Berry began her visit by presenting the dean and… Read more »

Rhonda Lanning

Lanning Receives School of Nursing Global Health Scholar Award

March 4, 2016

Assistant Professor Rhonda Lanning was awarded a School of Nursing Global Health Scholar Award that received a matching grant from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Center for Global Initiatives. Lanning and Leslie Hackenbracht, an accelerated undergraduate nursing honors student, will be using the funds to travel to Haiti over spring break. Hackenbracht is a former public… Read more »

Dr. Marcia Van Riper, center, with her Spanish colleagues, Dr. Cristina Garcia-Vivar, Professor and Associate Dean of Research, University of Navarra School of Nursing, left, and Dr. Mercedes Pérez Díez del Corral, Dean

Van Riper Reflects on Family Nursing, Fulbright Experience

January 14, 2016

In late 2015, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill professor and nurse Marcia Van Riper was hosted by the University of Navarre School of Nursing in Pamplona, Spain, as a participant in the Fulbright Specialist Program. While there, they conducted the following interview. Marcia Van Riper has a joint appointment in the School of Nursing and the Carolina… Read more »