David Wotton, of the Center for Cell Signaling
and the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, has
been selected for a Presidential Early Career Award for
Scientists and Engineers. His nomination was sponsored by
the National Institutes of Health.
The American Psychiatric Association and the American Academy
of Psychiatry and the Law have awarded the 2002 Manfred S. Guttmacher
Award to John Monahan for Rethinking Risk Assessment:
The MacArthur Study of Mental Disorder and Violence (Oxford
University Press, 2001). The Guttmacher Award recognizes outstanding
contributions to the literature in forensic psychiatry.
Sports field manager Jimmy Rodgers and his staff have received
the Football Field of the Year Award from the Sports Turf Managers
Association, for their care of David A. Harrison III Field at
Registered nurse Audrey Snyder, a member of the Nursing
School faculty, was inducted recently into Omicron Delta Kappa,
the National Leadership Honor Society.
Tina Brashers, associate professor of nursing, was recently
named president-elect of the National Academies of Practice, an
interdisciplinary health organization focused on collaboration
in health care.
Madge Jones Professor of Nursing Barbara M. Brodie, director
of the Center for Nursing Historical Inquiry, received the Presidents
Award, recognizing outstanding service and advancement of nursing
history, from the American Association for the History of Nursing,
only the second time the award has been bestowed.
Registered nurse Sarah P. Farrell is one of 16 psychiatric
nurses nationwide to participate in a federal program for mentored
scientists, offered by the National Institute of Mental Health
and the National Institute of Nursing Research. The new initiative
is intended to increase the nations supply of psychiatric
nurses conducting behavioral change research in mental illness.
Registered nurse Jeanne Erickson was accepted as one of
50 fellows in the Oncology Nursing Societys 2001 Leadership
Development Institute, a program to develop leaders through a
personalized development enhanced by education and coaching.