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  • University of Texas School of Nursing at Houston | School of Nursing Newsroom
    000 and more to The Patricia L Starck Accelerated Ph D Scholars Program Farris led the successful 2 million fundraising drive on behalf of the school s Advisory Council as a tribute to Dr Starck s 25 years of service as dean On hand were officers of The George Foundation of Fort Bend County which provided a 500 000 challenge grant to encourage completion of the fundraising initiative These included trustees John Null and Tom McNutt Chairman Mike Wells and Grant Director Dee Koch UTHealth President Larry R Kaiser M D F A C S and Dean Starck greeted representatives of other local healthcare organizations and foundations that also made a gift to the AccPhD initiative of at least 60 000 per year over three years Memorial Hermann Hospital System Kissito Healthcare Texas Children s Hospital the Vivian L Smith Foundation the University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center the Hamill Foundation the Cullen Trust for Health Care and the School of Nursing Advisory Council Each of the 10 doctoral scholars carries the title of an organization that made a three year 180 000 commitment Also attending the event were AccPhD scholars and their spouses who took the opportunity to meet their philanthropic sponsors Speakers included Phil Ferguson chairman of the UTHealth School of Nursing Advisory Council and Council member Sheri Henriksen Ferguson gratefully acknowledged that the AccPhD initiative could not have exceeded the George Foundation challenge and surpassed its 1 5 million goal by nearly 100 000 without a mixture of pure elbow grease the generosity of supporters like those here tonight and a bit of pure luck Faith Strunk the UT M D Anderson Cancer Center Scholar thanked the initiative s supporters on behalf of her fellow AccPhD students and re affirmed their commitment to earn their

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  • University of Texas School of Nursing at Houston | School of Nursing Newsroom
    Texas Health Science Center at Houston UTHealth School of Nursing was among 60 alumni honored by the University of Alabama at Birmingham UAB School of Nursing at its 60th anniversary celebration Oct 22 The honorees dubbed 60 Visionary Leaders were chosen for their significant leadership innovation or entrepreneurship in the profession Dean Starck received her doctorate from the UAB School of Nursing in 1979 In this story Patricia L Starck

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  • University of Texas School of Nursing at Houston | School of Nursing Newsroom
    2009 At the annual PARTNERS spring luncheon on March 23rd Patricia L Starck DSN RN was honored for her 25 years of dedication leadership and vision as dean of the UT School of Nursing The event was chaired by Margaret A Barnett founding chairman of PARTNERS the School s volunteer support group In this story Patricia L Starck DSN RN FAAN News Navigation Top Stories School News Faculty News The

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  • University of Texas School of Nursing at Houston | School of Nursing Newsroom
    honor and the Pacesetter degree option in which Bachelor of Science in Nursing students may use their final 16 weeks to do full time clinical rotations in the Texas Medical Center living the life of a nurse while still completing their degrees Starck the John P McGovern Distinguished Professor received her doctorate from the University of Alabama at Birmingham UAB School of Nursing in 1979 In 2010 she was named one of 60 Visionary Leaders out of UAB s 11 000 graduates She also holds the new Huffington Foundation Chair in Nursing Education Leadership Last summer Starck took on additional leadership responsibilities as Senior Vice President for Community Affairs in which she works with the Office of Advancement to raise UTHealth s profile and enhance philanthropic giving to the university In 2008 Starck marked her 25th anniversary as dean of the UTHealth School of Nursing The school s total number of nursing students has increased from 443 in 1984 to the fall 2011 enrollment of 963 students The nursing school now graduates an average of 180 new nurses and 140 nurses with graduate degrees each year Over the years Starck has raised millions of dollars to support nursing from funds for the construction of a new 58 million building to the creation of 33 endowed scholarships nine distinguished professorships seven professorships seven research project endowments and two endowed chairs The PARTNERS community support group for which Starck was the founding dean currently holds a 1 million endowment to fund projects on behalf of the school An induction ceremony for the Academy s 12 newest members will be held in conjunction with the 8th annual Innovations in Health Science Education Conference Feb 23 24 in Austin These honorees bring their exemplary scholarship to the classroom the bedside and the laboratory as

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  • University of Texas School of Nursing at Houston | School of Nursing Newsroom
    her visit With the one child policy the one child has four grandparents in a society that expects children to take care of their elderly family She noted that China has the highest percentage in the world of people aged 80 and over Their health system revolves around long hospital stays with few community clinics she said Nurse practitioner education is non existent They know this must change and they are seeking new ideas Founded in 1954 Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine NJUCM is one of the earliest established universities of Traditional Chinese Medicine TCM in China Currently about 5 000 students are enrolled in various programs including over 600 master s and doctoral students as well as about 500 overseas students from around the world An interesting idea they had for us to offer traditional Chinese medicine in addition to Western medicine to Asian patients in nursing homes or other long term care facilities in the U S Dean Starck said In late May Associate Dean for Practice Thomas A Mackey PhD RN visited China to meet with representatives of the China Medical Board in Beijing and nursing deans from four universities Central South University Changsha Sichuan University Shangsu China Medical University Shenyang and Xi an Jiaotong University Xi an While in Beijing Mackey visited the Yuetan Clinic which is considered a model of community health delivery Four areas identified by the participants for future collaboration include chronic diseases in geriatrics psychological and mental health services women s health and children s health with each of the four nursing schools representing one area Mackey will return to China in November for another meeting with the deans and to visit their respective schools for two days each reported Director of Global Health Susan Benedict DSN CRNA Erica Yu PhD RN

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  • University of Texas School of Nursing at Houston | School of Nursing Newsroom
    Nursing Newsroom Starnes Ott Named Doctoral Fellow of AANA Named a 2010 New York Life Doctoral Fellow of the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists Foundation The award will be presented during the AANA Annual Meeting Aug 7 11 in Seattle In this story Kristen Starnes Ott PhD CRNA News Navigation Top Stories School News Faculty News The Starck Truth Latest Issue The Starck Truth Archive University of Texas School of

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  • University of Texas School of Nursing at Houston | School of Nursing Newsroom
    at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston UTHealth School of Nursing will be honored as one of the 20 Outstanding Nurses of 2012 by the Texas Nurses Association TNA District 9 Foundation An award ceremony for the honorees who were chosen by their peers and co workers as exemplary registered nurses in the Houston area will be held Thursday Nov 8 at The Westin Houston Memorial City

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  • University of Texas School of Nursing at Houston | School of Nursing Newsroom
    Hypoglycemia Diabetes Educator 2012 38 2 207 214 Wang J Sereika S M Chasens E R Ewing L E Matthews J T Burke L E Effect of Adherence to Self Monitoring of Diet and Physical Activity on Weight Loss in a Technology Supported Behavioral Intervention Patient Preference and Adherence 2012 6 221 226 She also was a co author of Styn M Wang J Acharya S Yang K Chasens E

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