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Merredieth “Mike” Astor Brown, TCU Nursing student, Class of 1972
Harris College / Nursing

Merredieth "Mike" Astor Brown: The Life of a Male TCU Nursing Graduate

Posted on Sep. 30, 2022, by Liliana Green

Merredieth “Mike” Astor Brown, BSN, RN, Class of 1972, was born on Sept. 26, 1929, in Madison, West Virginia, a small coal-mining town. Mike’s dad was a coal miner during the Great Depression.

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Lynita Yarbrough
Harris College / Communication Sciences & Disorders

DEI Award Finalist: Lynita Yarbrough

Posted on Sep. 26, 2022, by Liliana Green

Harris College’s Lynita Yarbrough, assistant professor of professional practice at the Davies School of Communications Sciences and Disorders at TCU, and first-ever DEI Advocate for Harris College of Nursing & Health Sciences is a finalist for the award.

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Dr. Chris Watts and Paulie Ayala
Harris College

Horned Frogs in The News: The Perfect Prescription for Parkinson's Patients

Posted on Sep. 20, 2022, by Liliana Green

In ‘Boxing is the perfect prescription for these Parkinson’s patients,’ Watts explained his research partnership with former professional boxer Paulie Ayala who conducts boxing classes called Punching Out Parkinson’s.

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Robyn Trocchio
Social Work / Nursing

ICYMI: 2022 Harris College Student Research Symposium Award Winners

Posted on Sep. 14, 2022, by Liliana Green

Congratulations to the 2022 HCNHS Student Research Symposium award winners!

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Ashley Franklin, Ph. D.

Ashley Franklin, Ph. D., W.F. "Tex" and Pauline Curry Rankin Professor of Nursing

Posted on Sep. 09, 2022, by Liliana Green

The W.F. “Tex” and Pauline Curry Rankin Professorship in Nursing was established at Harris College of Nursing & Health Sciences by W.F. “Tex” and Pauline Curry Rankin in 1998.

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