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--Sheila Ferrail, RN, MSN, CNS at Moffitt who
works primarily with Brain Tumor patients will
present an abstract that she co-authored: "Brain
Tumor Survival Day: A Story of Triumph and
--Deborah Borger RN, MSN, CNS on the BMTU at Moffitt, will present a poster relating the Nursing management of TTP (a blood dyscrasia seen after BMT).
--Terri Massaro RN, OCN on Moffitt's 5 South and MSN in Oncology student at USF, will present an abstract she co-authored on research focusing on the relationship between 12 hour shifts and Nursing and patient satisfaction.
--Cyndi Cramer RN, OCN, CRNI, currently self- employed in critical care and home health, has been asked to do a podium presentation based on a research project in progress: "A Comparison of PT and aPTT's Drawn From Heparinized Lines vs. Venipuncture", in which she is a co- investigator.
The 16th Annual Research Conference
co-sponsored by the College of Nursing
at USF and Sigma Theta Tau is scheduled
for March 7, 1997. Contact the College of
Nursing for more information.
An open house for the new doctoral program at USF is being planned. This will allow th College to showcase the new doctoral curriculum as well as the faculty who will be leading it. The open house is scheduled for Friday, February 28th from 4 to 6 pm (location TBA). The deadline for the first applications will be June 1, 1997. Congratulations to USF for bringing a Doctoral Program in Nursing to Tampa!