International Alumni

Our international alumni, who are conducting research, treating patients, and teaching students all over the world, are the FPB School of Nursing's best ambassadors.

We welcome news and events from our international alumni and would be glad to put you in touch with our faculty who share your clinical or research interests.

Contact Mary Quinn Griffin, associate dean for global affairs, at to update us on news in your life or country or with questions regarding our current educational programs.

Formal portrait of Dr. Judith Shamian smiling.

Dr. Judith Shamian

Dr. Shamian, former president of the Victorian Order of Nurses and the Canadian Nurses Association, has been elected as the 27th President of the International Council of Nurses (ICN).

She is the first Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing graduate to be elected to this position.

Formal portrait of Dr. Yupin Aungsuroch smiling.

Dr. Yupin Aungsuroch

Dr. Yupin Aungsuroch received the Award of Excellence as the School Nurse Administrator from the Thailand Nursing and Midwifery Council.

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Dr. Sasitorn Phumdoung

Dr. Sasitorn Phumdoung received the Award of Excellence in Nursing Research from the Thailand Nursing and Midwifery Council

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Dr. Muayyad Ahmad

Dr. Muayyad Ahmad, PhD, RN one of our alumni who graduated in 2002, is now Dean of the School of Nursing, at the University of Jordan