Posts Tagged ‘Colleen Conway Welch’

Colleen Conway-Welch named to national Health Care Hall of Fame

February 20, 2017

Dean Emerita Colleen Conway-Welch, Ph.D., R.N., CNM, FAAN, FACNM, will be inducted into the Modern Healthcare Health Care Hall of Fame on March 26 in recognition of her transformational impact and contributions to health care and the education of health care providers. The honor is given by the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) and…

The 2016 class of the Tennessee Health Care Hall of Fame

December 12, 2016

VUSN’s former Dean, Colleen Conway-Welch, was one of six individuals elected into the Tennessee Health Care Hall of Fame’s 2016 class.

School of Nursing Dean Emerita Named Living Legend

August 10, 2016

Colleen Conway-Welch, Dean Emerita of the Vanderbilt University School of Nursing, has been named a Living Legend by the American Academy of Nursing, one of nursing’s most distinguished and prestigious professional organizations. In making the announcement, the academy noted Conway-Welch’s “direct and profound contributions to the nursing profession, health education and public policy through her research,…

Tennessee Health Care Hall of Fame names ’16 class

May 4, 2016

The 2016 Tennessee Health Care Hall of Fame inductees were unveiled Tuesday during the McWhorter Society Luncheon at Belmont University. With a mission to honor men and women with strong ties to Tennessee who have made significant and lasting contributions to the health and health care industry, the Hall of Fame was created by Belmont…

Travis family’s Vanderbilt legacy grows

September 5, 2013

He was a successful, self-made businessman, and she was a pioneering nurse, but the many professional accomplishments of Nancy and Hilliard Travis were eclipsed only by their ongoing generosity to the community, especially their beloved Vanderbilt. The most recent example is a generous gift to the Vanderbilt University School of Nursing for student scholarships, and…

Nursing society chapter celebrates 60th anniversary

April 18, 2013

The Iota Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI), founded at the Vanderbilt School of Nursing, recently celebrated its 60th anniversary with a guest lecture by Suzanne Prevost, Ph.D., RN., president of the nursing research honor society. “The professional development piece of nursing is very important and continues to develop for the rest of your…