Microsoft word - npscholarshipgeneral.docx

Media Contact:
Stephanie Weaver
TBC for MinuteClinic
[email protected]
MinuteClinic, Johnson & Johnson Family of Consumer Companies
Announce Winners for Scholarships for Nurse Practitioners
-$100,000 in Scholarship Money Awarded to Aspiring Nurse Practitioners And Doctors in Nursing Practice Throughout the United States-
Woonsocket, RI, May 8, 2013— MinuteClinic, the walk-in medical clinics inside
more than 640 select CVS/pharmacy stores in 25 states and the District of
Columbia, and Johnson & Johnson Family of Consumer Companies announced
the winners of 35 scholarships awarded to future nurse practitioners and doctors
in nursing practice as part of the “Together We Care™” Nurse Practitioner
Scholarship Program.
The majority of the MinuteClinic and Johnson & Johnson Family of Consumer
Companies “Together We Care™” scholarships are worth $2,500 a piece and
provided to 30 students studying to be nurse practitioners through The
Foundation of the International Scholarship and Tuition Services, Inc (ISTS).
The scholarships help to cover tuition, books and academic fees for the 2013-
2014 academic year. In addition, five $5,000 scholarships have been awarded to
doctors in nursing practice students.
“Nurse practitioners are an important part of the MinuteClinic model as we grow
and open 150 new clinics nationwide in 2013. As one of the nation’s largest
employers of nurse practitioners, we support the education of men and women
who are pursing their advanced nursing degrees,” said Angela Patterson, Chief
Nurse Practitioner Officer for MinuteClinic. “These dedicated professionals play
an essential role in helping to address the nation’s primary care shortage and
make high quality, convenient and affordable health care services more
accessible to the American public.”
The 35 winners are in programs leading to licensure as an APRN or DNP with a
family practice specialty or other special interest in community or public health at
a national y accredited nurse practitioner master’s or doctor’s program. High
academic performance and strong community involvement were also considered
when reviewing the applications.
CVS/pharmacy customers helped raise money for the scholarships by
purchasing select Johnson & Johnson Family of Consumer Companies products
at any of the more than 7,000 CVS locations across the U.S. during the week of
Jan. 6 - 12. For each product purchased, Johnson & Johnson Family of
Consumer Companies donated 10 cents toward scholarships, up to $100,000.
The winners are:
Nurse Practitioner Scholarship:
Tonia Ailsworth, Pine Bluff, AR, University of Central Arkansas
Aissel Faquire, Miami, FL, Barry University
Alexandria DeRose, Lancaster, PA, Penn State University Park
Amanda Farrel , Shorewood, WI, Alverno College
Amy Nylund, San Diego, CA, University of San Diego
Arianna Muskatt, Flushing, NY, Long Island University – C W Post Campus
Mary Bikowski, Fal s Church, VA, George Mason University,
Donald Dissinger, Camp Hill, PA, Widener University – Harrisburg Campus
Alisa Elliot, Sidney, OH, Wright State University – Main Campus
Jennifer Durnik-Fitzgerald, New Haven, CT, Southern Connecticut State
John Stott, Deptford, NJ, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
Katrin Moskowitz, Torrington, CT, Frontier School of Midwifery and Family
Kel i Nelson, Stuart, FL, Herzing College
Kel i Hardin, Swainsboro, GA, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Corine Johnson, Selam, TX, The University of Texas Health Science Center at S
Michael Bonsaver, Mesa, AZ, Grand Canyon University
Michelle Tepper, Wading River, NY, Stony Brook University
Margaret Witcher, Bristol, TN, King College
Mary Vencil , Pinel as Park, FL, University of South Florida
Michael Wilson, Coconut Creek, FL, Nova Southeastern University
Nadia Elgoghail, New York, NY, Columbia University: School of Nursing
Pedro Hayes, Rancho Cucamonga, CA, Azusa Pacific University
Quyen Do, Cincinnati, OH, Kaplan University
Robin Van Zandbergen, Orange City, IA, Briar Cliff University
Sadie McErath, Chattanooga, TN, Frontier School of Midwifery and Family
Racheal Shaddeau, Grandy, NC, East Carolina University
Sheila DenOuden, Paramount, CA, Walden University
Stephen Roskos, Col egevil e, PA, DeSales University
Suzette Maynard, Middletown, OH, Otterbein College
Taylor Ely, RHE, CA, Columbia University: School of Nursing

Doctor of Nursing Scholarship:
Prapis Jisook, Champagin, IL, Rush University
Candice Baxendale, Moore, OK, Oklahoma City University
Amber Essman, Grove City, OH, Ohio State University – Main Campus
Julie Schreiner, Agoura Hil s, CA, Duke University
Karl While, Charlestown, SC, Medical University of South Carolina
About MinuteClinic
MinuteClinic is a division of CVS Caremark Corporation (NYSE: CVS), the
largest pharmacy health care provider in the United States. MinuteClinic
launched the first retail medical clinics in the United States in 2000 and is the
largest provider of retail clinics with more than 640 locations in 25 states and the
District of Columbia. By creating a health care delivery model that responds to
patient demand, MinuteClinic makes access to high-quality medical treatment
easier for more Americans. National y, the company has provided care through
more than 14 mil ion patient visits, with a 95% customer satisfaction rating.
MinuteClinic is the only retail health care provider to receive three consecutive
accreditations from The Joint Commission, the national evaluation and certifying
agency for nearly 15,000 health care organizations and programs in the United
States. For more information, visit
About Johnson & Johnson Family of Consumer Companies
The Johnson & Johnson Family of Consumer Companies is made up of the
various consumer brands and divisions of Johnson & Johnson. Participating
brands are as fol ows: AVEENO®, BAND-AID® brand, BENGAY®, CLEAN &
CLEAR®, DESITIN®, Johnson & Johnson RED CROSS®, JOHNSON’S® Baby,
LUBRIDERM®, NEOSPORIN® and RoC® are brands marketed by Johnson &
Johnson Consumer Products Company Division of Johnson & Johnson
Consumer Companies, Inc. LISTERINE®, REMBRANDT®, ROGAINE®,
TUCKS® and VISINE® are brands marketed by Johnson & Johnson Healthcare
Products Division of McNEIL-PPC, Inc. CAREFREE®, STAYFREE® and K-
Y® Brand are brands marketed by McNEIL- PPC, Inc.
LACTAID®, NECTRESSE™, SPLENDA® and VIACTIV® are brands marketed by
McNeil Nutritionals, LLC. NEUTROGENA® is a brand marketed by Neutrogena
Corporation. TYLENOL®, SUDAFED® and ZYRTEC® are brands marketed by
McNeil Consumer Healthcare Division of McNEIL-PPC, Inc. ONETOUCH® is a
brand marketed by LifeScan, Inc.


Drug Treatment for Internet Addiction Dr. Kimberly Young Clinical Director The Center for Internet Addiction Recovery This study conducted by the Mount Sinai School of Medicine has established that Escitalopram is one drug therapy for treating problematic Internet use. Details of the study are enclosed. Behavioral methods should be applied for treatment of Internet addicti

Microsoft word - 28_0304.doc

Effects of pH and Cadmium on Tetracycline Sorption to Soils Guixiang Zhang, Xitao Liu , Ke Sun, Ye Zhao, Chunye Lin State Key Laboratory of Water Environment Simulation, School of Environment, Beijing Normal University, Beijing 100875, China, Email [email protected] Abstract Batch sorption experiments were conducted to evaluate the sorption of tetracycline (TC) on soils as affected by

Copyright © 2010 Medicament Inoculation Pdf