Activities & Achievements
Articles & Chapters
Peggy Chinn, Nursing, "Toward a Theory of Nursing Art," in N. Chaska, ed., The Nursing Profession: Tomorrow's Vision (Thousand Oaks, Calif.: Sage Publications, 2000).
Olga Church, Nursing, "Hildegard E. Peplau's Leadership and Achievements in the Advance of Psychiatric Nursing: The Right Person at the Right Time and Place," Journal of American Psychiatric Nurses Association, 116:1 (2000), pp. 16-24; "Substance Abuse and Addiction: Choosing Change in the Land of Steady Habits," Connecticut Nursing News, 73:2 (2000); and, with R.A. Anderson, "Managed Care in the Substance Abuse Arena, Part I," Journal of Substance Abuse, 4:4 (2000), pp. 234-8.
Judith Kelly, Molecular & Cell Biology, with Michael McDonough and Nicholas Silvaggi, Molecular & Cell Biology, graduate students, and others, "A 1.2 Angstrom Snapshot of a DD-Peptidase Catalyzing the Final Step of Bacterial Cell Wall Biosynthesis," in Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, U.S.A., 98 (2001), pp. 1427-31.
Rigoberto Lopez and Ibrahima Hathie, Agricultural & Resource Economics, "The Structure of Government Intervention in African Agriculture," Journal of Development Studies, 37 (2000): pp. 57-72.
Deborah McDonald and John McNulty, Nursing, with K. Erickson and C. Weiskopf, "Communicating Pain and Pain Management Needs After Surgery," Applied Nursing Research, 13 (2000), pp. 70-5.
James O'Neil, Family Studies, "Promoting Men's Growth and Development: Teaching the New Psychology of Men Using Psychoeducational Philosophy and Interventions," in G. Brooks & G.E. Good, eds., The New Handbook of Psychotherapy and Counseling with Men: A Comprehensive Guide to Settings, Problems, and Treatment Approaches, vol. 2 (San Francisco, Calif.: Jossey-Bass, 2001); and, with Lawrence Wrightsman, "The Mentoring Relationship in
Psychology Training Programs," in S. Walfish & A. Hess, eds., Succeeding in Graduate School: The Career Guide for the Psychology Student (Mahwah, N.J.: Lawrence Erlbaum Inc., 2001).
Juliette Shellman, Nursing, "Promoting Elder Wellness Through a Community-Based Blood Pressure Clinic," Public Health Nursing, 17:4 (2000), pp. 255-61; and, with Patricia Neafsey, Nursing, Z. Strickler, and Padula, Use of Touchscreen Equipped Computers to Deliver Health Information About Self-Medication to Older Adults," Journal of Gerontological Nursing (2000).
Awards & Honors
The Hatton Award is the most prestigious national-level award for junior investigators who exhibit potential for a productive career in dental research. Lalla and Stasulis will represent the American Division a t the International Association for Dental Research meeting in Japan in June 2001.
The Health Center's Office of Communications received the silver CASE District I Publications Award for outdoor advertising at the CASE District I conference held in Quebec City in February. The award, the highest given in the outdoor advertising category this year, was for the slogan, "Think UConn basketball is great? You should try our healthcare," which was conceived by Jim Walter, Health Center Communications.
Steve Wisensale, Family Studies, Family Leave Policy: The Political Economy of Work and Family in America (Armonk, N.Y.: M.E. Sharpe, 2001).
James Knox, Molecular & Cell Biology, presented "Origin, Structure and Mechanism of Bacterial Enzymes of Antibiotic Resistance," at the National Institutes of Health, in Bethesda, Md., on Dec. 7.
Donald J. Leu, John & Maria Neag Endowed Chair in Literacy and Technology, delivered the keynote address, "New Literacies for New Times: The Convergence of Literacy and Literacy Instruction" at the International Adult Literacy Conference in Glasgow, Scotland, on March 30.
Usha Palaniswamy, Allied Health and Asian American Studies, presented "Asian Crops: Untapped Opportunities," at the 2001 New England Farmers' Direct Marketing Conference in Manchester, N.H., on Feb. 27.