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UTHealth - The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston - School of Biomedical Informatics
Biomedical 4 + 1 program - Info Session - June 25, 2014
Nursing was included in the Memorandum of Understanding in preparation for the possibility that our BSN students might be interested in the 4+1 and to begin to prepare for a collaborative Nursing Informatics graduate degree in nursing.  If you want to attend the luncheon you need to RSVP to Jeannette by June 20th for a lunch count.
Valley Regional Medical Center - Stroke Center Celebration
May 28, 2014
valley regional stroke center celebration
3rd Annual Behavioral Health Conference - Transforming Ourselves Through Mental Health and Wellness
May 22 & 23​, 2014 - Student Union Gran Salon
Nursing Scholarship Opportunity - 2014 - Apply today!
National Association of Hispanic Nurses (NAHN) Nursing Scholarship  – Deadline is 05/23/14​ ​ 
NAHN is a non-profit professional association committed to the promotion of the professionalism and dedication of Hispanic nurses by providing equal access to educational, professional, and economic opportunities for Hispanic nurses.  For more information please go to their website
Scholarship Criteria:
  • Must be an NAHN member enrolled in an accredited LVN/LPN, associate, diploma, bachelor’s and/or graduate nursing program.
  • Must have a min cumulative 3.0 GPA
​Scholarship Application can be found at:     
NLN Foundation for Education - Faculty Scholarships
Deadline to apply - May 14, 2014
Each year, the NLN Foundation for Nursing Education offers three to four scholarships to support the NLN’s mission to build a strong and diverse nursing workforce to advance the nation’s health.
national nurses week
National Nurses Week - May 6 - May 12
National Nurses Day - May 6
Free National Nurses Week 2014 Webinar - "Transforming Health Care Through Nursing Leadership" - May 7
BSN Information Session
May 1, 2014 - 11am @ Salon Cassia Discussion about the program admission requirements: pre-nursing courses, curriculum, immunizations, criminal background check, drug screen test, TEAS test, etc.​
December Graduation Application Deadline - May 1, 2014
In order to assure that graduate students graduating in December are cleared in a timely manner, those anticipating December graduation should apply for graduation by May 1st. The form must be signed by the Graduate Program Coordinator or the graduate faculty advisor who assisted the student with their Program of Study.
Please notify and/or remind your advisees, who plan to graduate, that the form is available at the Graduate Studies Office or on the Graduate Studies website​:
Hope Family Health Center
Mental Health Training Series
click here​ for registration form. $15 discount for early registration ends 4/17/14.​
HACU Health Disparities Research Training Program
Mini-Symposium in Genetics part 3
April 8, 2014

Mini-Symposium in Genetics part 2
April 3, 2014

Mini-Symposium in Genetics part 1
April 1, 2014
To watch the youtube video of part 1 of the Mini-Symposium click here.
Demystifying Teaching at UTRGV Series of workshops, informal eating/sharing sessions and discussions.
April 4,2014 - Demystifying Series - Demystifying the Visual quality of Materials We have the tools and they are easy! 
16th Annual UTB ​Research Symposium
April 4, 2014
utb research symposium
Research Week - College of Nursing
April 1, 2014 ​ - Pathways to Excellence in Nursing Research with Keynote speaker: Marygrace Leveille PhD, RN, ACNP-BC. 10:30am at Salon Cassia Main Building
Certified Nurses Day
Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) on Computer Science And Its Applications​
In this Research Experiences for Undergraduates program, the students will have opportunities to do research in computer science and apply computer science to solve problems in the areas of cybersecurity, energy, healthcare, and space exploration.
Masters of Science in Nursing degree program receives US News and World Report recognition.
BROWNSVILLE, TEXAS​  (January 8, 2014) - The University of Texas at Brownsville has been recognized by a nationwide magazine for its online education programs.


WASHINGTON, DC (June 27, 2013)—Dr. Nora Montalvo-Liendo, Associate Professor in the Master of Science in Nursing Program has been selected as a Fellow in the American Academy of Nursing.  This is one of the most prestigious honors in the field of nursing.




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