Announcements

Welcome to Week 5 of 2016 Spring Term!!


 Featured Preceptor

Congratulations to Bernie Justice, APRN, on being our featured preceptor this spring! Bernie works in a pediatric office in Kentucky serving rural, underserved patients, and was nominated by RCF Melanie Morrison. Melanie describes Bernie's gift of precepting as "priceless." Please read the full story here


Frontier would like to welcome the following students to campus for Clinical Bound!

• Tina Blackley
  Class 131
  CFNP
• Tonia Bowman
  Class 127
  CNEP
• Renee Campbell
  Class 133
  CNEP
• Krista Cleary
  Class 127
  CNEP
• Zena Cummings
  Class 133
  CFNP
• Andrea DeChellis
  Class 125
  CNEP
• Mary Di Masi
  Class 125
  CNEP
• Gerri DiBartolo
  Class 125
  CNEP
• Rebeca Flores
  Class 127
  CFNP
• Ashley Fraundorf
  Class 125
  CWHCNP
• Melissa Ginnings
  Class 127
  CFNP
• Jeremy Griffin
  Class 127
  CFNP
• Lashon Hart
  Class 119
  CFNP
• Jordan Hatchett
  Class 127
  CWHCNP
• Madison Holmes
  Class 130
  CFNP
• Nechama Leigh
  Class 133
  CNEP

• Nicholas Lemaster
  Class 130
  CFNP

• Katherine Lydon
  Class 125
  CNEP
• Christine Manoli
  Class 120
  CFNP
• Laura Matthews
  Class 131
  CFNP
• Natalie Mohler
  Class 127
  CWHCNP
• Nancy Morris
  Class 128
  CWHCNP
• Jade Olsen
  Class 118
  CWHCNP
• Shayna Orlich
  Class 127
  CFNP
• Paula Paton
  Class 131
  CFNP
• Steve Rossiaky
  Class 127
  CFNP
• Cecilia Ryll
  Class 118
  CWHCNP
• Marlo Sharp
  Class 133
  CNEP
• Sarah Simmons
  Class 124
  CNEP
• Crystal Stamps
  Class 127
  CNEP
• Julie Thomas
  Class 127
  CFNP
• Kimberly Wallace
  Class 122
  CNEP
• Sandra Watson
  Class 128
  CFNP
• Kelly Weaver
  Class 127
  CWHCNP
• Madeleine Wentzel
  Class 125
  CNEP
• Andie Wyrick
  Class 122
  CNEP

Celebrate Virtual International Day of the Midwife 

​Virtual International Day of the Midwife is May 5th, 2016.

Two of our FNU Community Members are presenting during this event.

Dr. Jane Houston, FNU's Clinical Director of ​Midwifery and Women's Health
"Bebe Proyecto: Improving Birth Outcomes in Haiti"
May 5th, 2016 at 9:00 am EST​

​and

​FNU Graduate
Karline Wilson-Mitchell RN, RM, CNM, MSN, DNP 
"Barriers to Respectful Maternity Care in the Americas"

​See the full schedule here.


​FNU participates in #MyJeepStory​

Click here to read FNU's #MyJeepStory blog now


Welcome Heather Ungeheuer!!

Heather will begin working with Frontier on May 8 as course faculty. Heather worked full time while completing the Family Nurse Practitioner ARNP program at Frontier in 2011 and the DNP program with Frontier in 2015.


 

Welcome Erica Schroeder!!

Erica is looking forward to her new role as an Academic Advisor at FNU! She previously worked as an RN with the Family Care Center HANDS program and, through home visitation, provided education for new moms and their families. She has a business background as well and a BA in Management and Marketing from the University of KY.

 


Congratulations to Jill Aliman,CNM,DNP on her journal article published in Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health!

Click here for the article

Quarterly Bulletin

The Winter 2016 Quarterly Bulletin is now available for viewing. Click here to view. 


Course Evaluations

Winter 2016 course evaluations are now open in Tk20. Students can access the course evaluations by logging into the FNU Portal page, selecting Tk20 located under tools.

The last day to complete a winter course evaluation is March 21, 2016. Course evaluation results will be available to faculty on March 22.


Volunteers Needed!

The library is looking for student volunteers to take part in focus groups about the library website. If you would like to participate, please click here to sign up.


FNU Diversity Impact Student Conference

 June 3-5, 2016

Join Us for an Impactful, Sight-Seeing, Cultural Excursion! You're Invited to...


Learn more on diversity while taking in the sights of nature's mountains and quiet rivers in Hyden, Ky. Diversity Impact 2016 Weekend Conference is hosted by the FNU student organization Diversity PRIDE Program, and is open to all students who want to become part of FNU's legacy of providing culturally competent care to rural and underserved communities. Students will engage in cross-cultural and inter-cultural workshop activities, along with leadership strategies on current diversity healthcare trends as it relates to patient-provider care. 


FNU Diversity Impact 2016 opens the door for nurse practitioners and nurse-midwifery students to become global thinkers and leaders within their communities. Come and join us for this cultural excursion!  


Student Registration is OPEN: (click link to register)


REGISTRATION OPEN: Seating reservations, campus room and board will be given on a first-come, first-serve basis until the conference has reached maximum capacity….Hurry, seats are going Fast!
CICK HERE TO REGISTER For Diversity Impact 2016!


Please watch, Preparation for Clinical Bound and the Clinical Experience

Presented by, Dr. Irma Jordan (FNP) and Dr. Jane Houston (CNM)

Watch the recording to learn more about getting ready for CB and Clinical!

DNP Presentation Dates for 2016

DNP Class 17 - March 15th & 16th

DNP Class 18 - June 14th & 15th

DNP Class 19 - September 13th & 14th

DNP Class 20 - December 13th & 14th

DNP Class 17 Presentation Schedule: https://docs.google.com/a/frontier.edu/document/d/1l9aJLmKTiLrvaHU-kTJbHQga8M-73Ty3x3X9jJYe1JA/edit?usp=sharing


Booklist

The Spring Term 2016 Booklist is now available. Click here for access. 


 AN EXCITING OPPORTUNITY FOR ALL CNEP STUDENTS!!!

FNU now has an agreement with DREXEL (PHILADELPHIA) for FREE OB SIMULATION labs-

Here are the details: 

Students pay for transportation and accommodations. The lab experiences and breakfast/lunch and snacks are provided for FREE. 
Please contact Dr. Jane Houston for more information (jane.houston@frontier.edu)

ALL 2016 DATES ARE FULL. DETAILS REGARDING 2017 DATES WILL BE AVAILABLE SOON.
 

 


Update Your FNU Email Signature in 5 Easy Steps

If you would like to update your email signature to include the US News & World Report badge for the #1 nurse-midwifery program ranking, please follow the instructions at the link here.

Here is the new email signature design: