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Harris College of Nursing & Health Sciences Research announces the 2020-2021 Faculty Research Symposium Series. The series kicks off on Friday, September 18, Noon to 1:15 p.m. virtually (zoom). Bring your lunch to the zoom call and enjoy the presentation.  Series Line-up: Fridays, 12:00-1:15 p.m. We may be back on campus in the spring. We’ll let you know if the plan changes

Fall, 2020 

Sept. 18: Virtually (Zoom invite through calendar)

  • Panel Presentation – HCNHS Research Labs: Opportunities and Collaborations

October 23:  Virtually (Zoom invite through calendar)

  • Hope Jackson (NURS): African American women and cardiovascular disease

November 13:  Virtually (Zoom invite through calendar)

  • Lisette Saleh (NURS): Exploring Working Relationships Between Midwives and Intrapartum Nurses

Spring, 2021

January 22: Kelly Alumni Center, Cox C or Virtually

  • Ahmed Rivera Campos (COSD), Ultrasound biofeedback training for speech sound production

February 19:  Kelly Alumni Center, Cox C or Virtually

  • Robyn Trocchio (KINE), Unlocking the mystery: Can exercise be more enjoyable?

March 19:  Kelly Alumni Center, Cox C or Virtually

  • Samantha Bates (SOWO), Maximizing Youth Experiences in Community Sport Settings: Tools for Social Justice

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!

Call for HCNHS Student Travel and Research Grants

Special Call for Projects: Short-term student research grants due by March 26 

**HCNHS Student Research Grants-This call is for funding for student projects that can be spent before the end of May, 2021. That is; this mechanism allows students to apply for funding to support projects that will require funding between April 1 and May 28. Follow the application procedure described below.

***HCNHS Student Travel Grants-This call is for funding for student projects that can be spent before the end of July, 2021. That is; this mechanism allows students to apply for funding to support projects that will require funding between April 1 and July 31. Follow the application procedure described below.

Student Research and Travel Grant Applications

There has been a recent update to both the research and travel grant applications and review process.  Please make sure to use the updated applications and the new due dates of applications before submitting.  Please click here to view the changes.

2019 HCNHS Faculty Publications

Please click here for a detailed list of publications from HCNHS faculty members for 2019.

 

Congratulations to the following faculty members!

2020-2021 Deans Award for Research and Creativity
2020-2021 Award Winner-Dr. James Petrovich, SOWO
2020-2021 Deans Award for Teaching
2020-2021 Award Winner-Dr. Lynn Jackson, NURS
2020-2021 Chancellors Award for Distinguished Achievement as a Creative Teacher and Scholar
2020-2021 Award Nominee-Dr. Dennis Cheek, NURS

 

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!