“Outside the box” cabaret singer and musical theater star Kristen Hertzenberg (pictured at left) will keynote the PARTNERS 2014 Spring Luncheon on April 23 at the River Oaks Country Club, honoring past PARTNERS chair Sheri Henriksen and her husband Ron Henriksen for their philanthropy and support of nursing. This year marks the 20th anniversary of PARTNERS.
Joy Corcione (pictured at left) is one of three UTHealth School of Nursing doctoral students chosen to receive scholarship support from the Jonas Center for Nursing and Veterans Healthcare, which is part of a national initiative to address the nursing faculty shortage.
Laurie Rutherford, M.B.A., (pictured at left) was promoted from Director to Executive Director of UTHealth School of Nursing’s Office of Student Affairs, effective Feb. 16. She first joined the nursing school in 1986.
After 25 years on the School of Nursing’s faculty and leading UT Health Services since its beginning in 1990, Dr. Thomas A. Mackey (pictured at left) will retire in August. “He will return to the university on a part-time and flexible basis in order to fulfill existing practice contracts,” said Dean Patricia L. Starck, Ph.D., R.N.