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Dr. LaDonna Northington, who began her nursing career in the Children's Hospital Pediatric Intensive Care Unit in 1979, has been elected Society of Pediatric Nurses president.

Northington brings nursing experience to national leadership role

Thursday, November 14, 2019

LaDonna Northington, a pediatric nurse with 42 years of experience at the bedside and in management, academia and administration, will assume the presidency of the Society of Pediatric Nurses in April. Read More

Summer Jefferson, back row center, is back for her senior year at Ole Miss, thanks to nursing students, front row from left, Marlee Watts and Carson Luke, and back row from left, Kimball Beck, Mary Brooks Thigpen, Emily Hennigan and Jessica McIntosh.

After accident, Ole Miss senior back in school, thanks to SON students

Thursday, November 7, 2019

After suffering a spinal injury in a car accident, Summer Jefferson, a biochemistry major at the University of Mississippi, was determined to return to Ole Miss for her senior year. It seemed an unlikely goal – until a unique arrangement was formed with students in the Accelerated B.S.N. Program in Oxford. Read More

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