Reimund Serafica, Assistant Professor of Nursing at Gardner-Webb University, presented at the 37th Annual Conference of The Transcultural Nursing Society on October 22, 2011 at Riviera Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada. Dr. Serafica's presentation was entitled "Filipino Older Adult's Beliefs about Exercise Activity."
The School of Nursing would like to say congratulations to Dr. Mary Alice Hodge, upon receiving the Mentorship Award on October 12, 2011 from the North Carolina Nurses Association (NCNA). Dr. Hodge is a member of the NCNA and attended the October NCNA Conference in Raleigh, where she was presented the award.
The School of Nursing would also like to congratulate two of our DNP students, Joann Smith and Cassandra Heffner, who received the honor of becoming ANA delegates. Cassandra Heffner was also elected Vice-President of the NCNA .
Congratulations to Norma Mott, GWU MSN graduate and Allison Abernathy, GWU MSN graduate and current DNP student, for being named among “The Great 100 Nurses in North Carolina.” They were both nominated for their excellence by a supervisor or co-worker. Norma Mott also was awarded the Darlene Gravett Scholar Award at Gardner-Webb. This is the first time a nursing student has received this award.