Posts Tagged ‘Alumni’

VUSN Alum Cherise Williams joins Wilkes-Barr General Hospital

September 28, 2016

Cherise Williams joined as a cardiothoracic surgery nurse practitioner at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital. She graduated from Vanderbilt University in Nashville, with a Master of Science degree in nursing. Ms. Williams is a member of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons, American Association of Nurse Practitioners, Emergency Nurses Association and American Association of Critical Care Nurses.

Love of nursing inspired Doris Billhorn to go back — and give back — to school

September 22, 2016

It’s not unusual for alumni to come back to the Vanderbilt University School of Nursing and show their children where they earned their degree. But when Doris Billhorn, MSN’92, did that recently, she added something special: a financial gift to the school for scholarships. “I got my chance at Vanderbilt through scholarships, through help from…

VUSN Alum Darlene A. Franklin, RN, MSN, will be Spotlighted in the Worldwide Leaders in Healthcare

September 15, 2016

With an upcoming publication in the Worldwide Leaders in Healthcare, Darlene A. Franklin, RN, MSN, joins the prestigious ranks of the International Nurses Association. Darlene is a registered nurse with 37 years of experience in her field and an extensive expertise in all facets of nursing, especially psychiatric mental health. Darlene is currently serving as…

VUSN Alum Julie Higdon joins Baptist Health walk-in school clinic

August 19, 2016

Baptist Health walk-in school clinics have added three nurse practitioners – Teresa Armbruster, Julie Higdon a Vanderbilt School of Nursing FNP Alum, and Danielle Lane – to expand from three to nine locations serving Paducah and McCracken County (Ky.) students, staff and parents.

VUSN Alum Rachel Zakhary joins A Plus Pediatrics in Clermont Fla.

August 16, 2016

Rachel Zakhary, ARNP recently joined A Plus and has over ten years of pediatric experience. Her education background consists of a Bachelor of Science degree from Lipscomb University, and a Master’s of Science in Nursing (Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Specialty) from top ranking Vanderbilt University School of Nursing in Nashville.

Vanderbilt School of Nursing Reunion: October 20–22

August 4, 2016

If you haven’t already, mark your calendars and plan to join us for a wonderful weekend of reconnecting with friends and colleagues and see what’s been happening at your alma mater! Reunion weekend is October 20-22 and we need you to make the weekend a success. Each VUSN class ending in 1 or 6 is…