Student Organizations

Graduate Nursing Student Academy

Sponsored by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing, the GNSA is a collective voice for graduate nursing students. Their mission is to foster collaboration, innovation, and excellence in academic nursing and health care.


GNSA Liaison: Dr. Dawn Turnage, a faculty member, alumna and current Nursing PhD student

Institute for Healthcare Improvement

This organization provides opportunities to participate in Quality Improvement research, national meetings and attend presentations from local PS/QI experts.

Join IHI


IHI Faculty Advisor: Dr. Lori Forlaw