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    Good Samaritan Foundation honors Arnaud with Gold Medal during “Excellence in Nursing” awards event

    Cizik School of Nursing’s Dr. Myron Arnaud won a Gold Medal honor in the Good Samaritan Foundation’s 2019 “Excellence in Nursing” Awards.  The “EIN” is one of the largest programs dedicated to recognizing those who demonstrate a passion for the nursing profession and exemplify excellence in teaching, mentoring, leadership and service.

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    Six outstanding early career nurse scientists selected for 2019 Duck-Hee Kang Memorial Mentored Workshop

    Six outstanding early-career nurse scientists from around the U.S. will participate in a one-day mentoring workshop that honors the late Cizik School of Nursing distinguished professor, Dr. Duck-Hee Kang (1947-2016). The October 22 workshop is a project of the Council for the Advancement of Nursing Science, presented in Washington, DC by its Early Career Special Interest Group.

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    UTHealth places on Forbes ‘Best Employers’ national list

    Forbes has pinpointed which organizations employees like best in compiling the media company’s first-ever ranking of America’s best employers by state – and UTHealth made the list at No.19 in Texas! UTHealth’s executive recruitment team says the Forbes designation shows potential employees from coast to coast that ‘Houston’s Health University’ has what it takes to attract and retain top talent. (Photo by UTHealth)

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    Nurse Anesthesia DNP student wins 2019 ESPY Award for ‘Best Male Athlete with a Disability’

    Cizik School of Nursing DNP student in Nurse Anesthesia Mark Barr, BSN, RN (pictured during the 2019 ESPY Awards in Los Angeles – photo courtesy of Mark Barr) was honored in July during a national telecast as “Best Male Athlete with a Disability.” Barr, who lost part of his right leg to cancer at age 14, has worked as a trauma-surgical ICU nurse at Harris Health System’s Ben Taub Hospital since 2012.