Induction 2017

Upsilon Chapter held its 2017 Annual Induction and Awards Ceremony on April 3, 2017 at the Rosenthal Pavilion, Kimmel Center at NYU. The Chapter was honored to celebrate its Fall 2016 and Spring 2017 inductees (see lists below).

The Chapter celebrated Mei Fu, PhD, RN, FAAN, who is being inducted into the Sigma Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame in July 2017 in Dublin, Ireland. Dr. Fu also spoke about her research: Lymphedema Symptom Science: Precision Phenotyping, Genotyping, adn Intervention. The traditional Upsilon Raffle raised money for Upsilon's service partner, New York Common Pantry.




The 2017 Scholarship and Grant winners were also honored at the ceremony. The scholarship recipients were:

Graduate Program:

  • Charles Tilley, PhD Program
  • Amelia Muir, Masters Program
  • Joanne Schmidt, Masters Program

Undergraduate Program:

  • Peter Dull
  • Andrew Fernandez
  • Adam Hadas

Research Grant:

  • Jin Jun, PhD Program at NYU Meyers: "The relationship between nursing unit-level organizational culture and the use of evidence-based practice among nurses in hospitals"


Our 2017 Upsilon Inductees: