For immediate release: April 26, 2007 GALVESTON, Texas - Alice T. Hill, R.N., Ph.D., FAAN, professor and director of the Nursing Ph.D. program at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston School of Nursing and Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, received a $100,000 award for her R03 grant proposal "Feeding of the ELBW and VLBW Preterm Infants after Hospital Discharge." This two-year study is funded by the National Institute for Nursing Research at the National Institutes of Health. The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston Public Affairs Office 301 University Boulevard, Suite 3.102 Galveston, Texas 77555-0144 www.utmb.edu