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Dr. Linda Teri honored for work on Healthy Aging


For immediate release
Date:    November 16, 2007

The University of Washington School of Nursing is proud to honor Linda Teri, PhD, professor in psychosocial and community health at the UW School of Nursing, for being named the 2006 M. Powell Lawton Award recipient and the 2007 Lawton Award Lecturer.

Linda Teri, PhD
Professor in Psychosocial and Community Health at UW School of Nursing


The University of Washington School of Nursing is consistently the nation’s No. 1-ranked nursing school, according to U.S. News & World Report. Ranked No. 3 in research funding from the National Institutes of Health, the UW School of Nursing is a national and international leader in improving the health and well-being of individuals, families and communities. The school addresses society’s most pressing challenges in health care through innovative teaching, award winning research and community service.