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The career advice Rear Admiral Sylvia Trent-Adams’ grandfather imparted to her as a young girl was brief: for job security, become either a nurse or an undertaker because sickness and death are guaranteed in life.
Dean Emerita Janet D. Allan, PhD, RN, FAAN, University of Maryland School of Nursing, has been selected to the American Health Council Education Board. As a member of the board, she will help promote ideas that contribute to the health care industry’s growth and that foster relationship-building though networking.
Erika Friedmann, PhD, and Barbara Resnick, PhD, RN, CRNP, FAAN, FAANP, were recently awarded a three-year, $340,000 grant from WALTHAM and Mars Petcare to examine the role of pet ownership in maintaining both physical and mental function in healthy older adults.
Eun-Shim Nahm, PhD ’03, RN, FAAN, professor and specialty director, Nursing Informatics, University of Maryland School of Nursing, was recently named a fellow of the Gerontological Society of America during its annual scientific meeting in New Orleans. The status of fellow, the highest class of membership within the society, is an acknowledgment of Nahm’s continued outstanding work in gerontology.