For immediate release
Carolyn Webster-Stratton, professor of family and child nursing, has been chosen as the 2005-2006 UW Annual Faculty Lecturer. This honor is bestowed on one faculty member each year to recognize their outstanding accomplishments in research, teaching or academics.
Webster-Stratton will present a lecture on Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2006, at 7:30 p.m. in Kane Hall, Room 130. The event is free and open to the public, with a reception afterward.
Webster-Stratton's expertise in the field of behavioral problems in young children enabled her to help develop corrective curriculum, such as the widely-used video-based training program The Incredible Years, for teachers, parents and therapists of children ages 4 to 8. She works as director of the UW Parenting Clinic, and has received the prestigious Research Scientist Award from the National Institute of Mental Health.
Webster-Stratton joins previous School of Nursing recipients of this University honor Kathryn Barnard, the Charles and Gerda Spence Endowed Professor in Nursing, and Dean Nancy Woods.
WHAT: UW Annual Faculty Lecture
WHO: Carolyn Webster-Stratton, Professor of Family and Child Nursing
WHEN: Feb. 21, 2006, 7:30 p.m.
WHERE: Kane Hall, Room 130, UW Seattle campus
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.