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Two College of Nursing Professors receive tenure

Congratulations to Dr. Swann Adams and to Dr. Laura Hein, who have both received tenure as well as  promotion to Associate Professor.  The college celebrates their achievements and contributions to the CON. 

Dr. Swann Adams

Dr. Swann Adams  

Dr. Adams holds dual appointments in the College of Nursing and the Arnold School of Public Health.  She received her BS in Biology in 1994 from Furman University in Greenville, SC, her Master’s in 1996 in Genetic and Molecular Biology from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, School of  Biomedical Sciences, and her PhD in 2003 from the University of South Carolina.

Dr. Laura Hein

Dr. Laura Hein

Dr. Hein completed a Post-doctoral Fellowship in Health Disparities in Underserved Populations, at the University of Illinois, Chicago, College of Nursing.  She received her PhD and her MSN-FNP from Vanderbilt University.  Her BA in psychology was completed at The University of Akron.