Doctoral Student Organization (DSO)
The DSO of the University Of Maryland School Of Nursing supports doctoral students by encouraging them to engage in professional and social endeavors that will enhance educational experiences and promote leadership and organizational skills.
Mission & Vision
The mission of DSO is to support and enhance the learning, knowledge, and professional development of fellow students who are committed to making a difference in health care.
The vision of the DSO is to create a rich and vibrant community of doctoral students who lead in using evidence based practice and scholarship. The DSO is a collaborative community that fosters the development of constituents through its values of questioning, creating, changing, learning, teaching, answering, educating, researching, and caring.
|President||Lauren Bentley, PhD||Lbent24@gmail.com|
|Vice President||Stephanie Catalano, DNP||Scata001@umaryland.edu|
|Secretary||Jessica Milone, DNP||Jessica.email@example.com|
|Ways and Means Chair (Treasurer)||Knar Sagherian, PhD||Knar.firstname.lastname@example.org|
|1st Year PhD Rep||Stacey Iobst, PhDemail@example.com|
|1st Year DNP Rep||Tamra Hillfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|PhD Curriculum Rep||Marik Moen, PhDemail@example.com|
|DNP Curriculum Rep||Sharon Boswell, DNPfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Social Chair||Alisha Hackneyemail@example.com|
|GSA Rep||Toni Manuel-Monroe, DNP||Tmanuelfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Student Affairs Rep||TBD|
|PhD Faculty Advisor||Mary Reganemail@example.com|
|DNP Faculty Advisor||Fran Vallefirstname.lastname@example.org|
DSO officers can be reached via email at DSO@son.umaryland.edu.