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Harris College of Nursing & Health Sciences Research announces the 2021-2022 Faculty Research Symposium Series. The series kicks off on Friday, September 17, Noon to 1:15 p.m. A limited number of participants will be able to join us in person (so make sure you RSVP when the invitation goes out!) and the presentation will be simultaneously broadcast via Zoom.

Each topic (except the first), will include faculty members from the various units of HCNHS, who will discuss their own work in the area and engage in conversation about the research topic.

Fall, 2021  

Sept. 17:   Research Update and Research Mentorship Programming in Harris College (Bass 1004 and virtual)

October 22:  Panel Discussion: Single Case Design Research (Bass 1004 and virtual)

November 12:  Panel Discussion: Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (Bass 1004 and virtual)

Spring, 2022

January 21: Panel Discussion: Qualitative Research Methods (BLUU Auditorium)

February 25:  Panel Discussion: Recruitment of Vulnerable Populations (Kelly Center Cox A, B, C)

March 25:  Panel Discussion: Community Partnerships in Research (BLUU Auditorium)

Congratulations to the 2021 HCNHS Student Research Symposium award winners!

Graduate Level
Category: Quantitative, Qualitative and Mixed Methods Data-Driven Original Research Design:
 
1st place: Amy Sigmund (COSD)
2nd place: Mikayla Roberson (COSD)
  
Category: Evidence Based Practice/Translational-Critique, synthesis, and application of “best available” evidence to promote optimal healthcare outcomes
 
1st place: Riley Mullahy (SOWO)
2nd place: Amanda Walker (SOWO)
 
Undergraduate Level
Category: Quantitative, Qualitative and Mixed Methods Data-Driven Original Research Design:
 
1st place: Caroline Rogers (NURS)
2nd place: Janie Mai (SOWO)
 
Category: Evidence Based Practice/Translational-Critique, synthesis, and application of “best available” evidence to promote optimal healthcare outcomes
 
1st place: Emi Heisterkamp (KINE) with co-authors Aliyah Hall and Alastair Gray
2nd place: Shelby Enman (SOWO)

Congratulations to the 2021 HCNHS Boller Competition award winners!

1st Place: Sara Harris from Kinesiology

Presentation: The Influence of Unilateral Lower Limb Crossover Muscular Fatigue on Postural Control and Balance

Mentor: Adam King

Runner Up: Lauren Spear from COSD

Presentation: The Effectiveness of Ultrasound Biofeedback in the Treatment of Speech Sound Disorders within a School Environment

Mentor: Ahmed Rivera Campos

Congratulations to the 2021 HCNHS 3MT award winners!

The award winners for the 2021 Harris College 3MT are:

1st Place:  Clare Benes, Fighting for the Right to Remain Silent (COSD)

2nd Place:  Emily Dickson, Can Your Tongue “Roll” With It? (COSD)

People’s Choice Award:  Madeline Multer, Siloed in Schools (SOWO)

These three award winners will move on to compete at the University level.
Congratulations to all students who competed in this years event!

Congratulations to the following faculty members!

To be announced

Dr. Diane Hawley: (NURS),  “Geriatrics workforce enhancement program.”  Awarded funding of $39,400 from Health Resources and Services Administration/UNTHSC, Aug., 2020.

Dr. Kim Posey: (NURS), “Nurse Practitioner Substance Use Disorder Medical Education.”  Awarded funding of $5,000 from American Society of Addication Medicine, Inc., June. 2020.

Dr. Kathryn Ellis: (NURS), “Nurse Faculty Loan Program.”  Awarded funding of $795,307 from Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), May. 2020.

Dr. Carol Howe: (NURS), “Innovate to communicate: Health literacy workforce development.”  Awarded funding of $39,425 from National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Apr. 2020

Dr. Lisette Saleh: (NURS), “Exploring labor and delivery nurse childbirth and labor support attitudes and behaviors.”  Awarded funding of $2,000 from Alma and Robert D. Moreton research award, Feb. 2020.

For overall success, please see the Research Dashboard which can be found in the About Research page.

Congratulations to the 2021 HCNHS Student Research Symposium award winners!

Graduate Level
Category: Quantitative, Qualitative and Mixed Methods Data-Driven Original Research Design:
 
1st place: Amy Sigmund (COSD)
2nd place: Mikayla Roberson (COSD)
  
Category: Evidence Based Practice/Translational-Critique, synthesis, and application of “best available” evidence to promote optimal healthcare outcomes
 
1st place: Riley Mullahy (SOWO)
2nd place: Amanda Walker (SOWO)
 
Undergraduate Level
Category: Quantitative, Qualitative and Mixed Methods Data-Driven Original Research Design:
 
1st place: Caroline Rogers (NURS)
2nd place: Janie Mai (SOWO)
 
Category: Evidence Based Practice/Translational-Critique, synthesis, and application of “best available” evidence to promote optimal healthcare outcomes
 
1st place: Emi Heisterkamp (KINE) with co-authors Aliyah Hall and Alastair Gray
2nd place: Shelby Enman (SOWO)

Congratulations to the 2021 HCNHS Boller Competition award winners!

1st Place: Sara Harris from Kinesiology

Presentation: The Influence of Unilateral Lower Limb Crossover Muscular Fatigue on Postural Control and Balance

Mentor: Adam King

Runner Up: Lauren Spear from COSD

Presentation: The Effectiveness of Ultrasound Biofeedback in the Treatment of Speech Sound Disorders within a School Environment

Mentor: Ahmed Rivera Campos

Congratulations to the 2021 HCNHS 3MT award winners!

The award winners for the 2021 Harris College 3MT are:

1st Place:  Clare Benes, Fighting for the Right to Remain Silent (COSD)

2nd Place:  Emily Dickson, Can Your Tongue “Roll” With It? (COSD)

People’s Choice Award:  Madeline Multer, Siloed in Schools (SOWO)

These three award winners will move on to compete at the University level.
Congratulations to all students who competed in this years event!