Karen Lasater and Carole Myers are recognized as “Going the Extra Mile” for College of Nursing students and the communities they serve.
Carole Myers News
The Office of the Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs is pleased to announce the new SEC Academic Leadership Development Program Fellows for 2015-16.
The Tennessee Action Coalition, an effort supported by UT’s College of Nursing and AARP Tennessee, will receive a second round of two-year grants in the amount of nearly $133,000 through the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s (RWJF) Future of Nursing State Implementation Program.
Honors and awards for the university’s faculty and graduate students.
Carole Myers, associate professor of nursing, wrote an op-ed in the Tennessean entitled “Let skilled nurses ease health burdens.” In the piece, Myers addressed removing barriers to primary health care services by allowing advanced practice nurses to practice to the full extent of their education and training. One of these barriers is the requirement of restrictive physician supervision of advanced practice nurses.
Carole Myers, an assistant professor in the College of Nursing, was interviewed for an article in Nashville Medical News about limited access to health providers.
The public is invited to the Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy on the UT Knoxville campus on Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2010, to view the webcast of the “National Summit on Advancing Health through Nursing” sponsored by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The webcast event will begin at 9:30 a.m. and will run until 2:45 p.m.