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Ann M. Newman, RN, PhD

Dr. Ann Mabe Newman, RN received her BSN from UNC Charlotte, her MSN from UNC Chapel Hill and her doctorate in nursing from The University of Alabama at Birmingham. She is Board Certified in Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing.

She is currently an Associate Professor in the School of Nursing, College of Health and Human Services at UNC Charlotte

Dr. Newman has been associated with Arthritis Services since 1989, serving as president and a member of the Board of Directors. She believes that education and self-management, which are the hallmarks of Arthritis Services, can lead to better quality of life for people with arthritis.

She serves on 15 other community and professional boards, has published more than 30 articles and has received funding from the National Institutes of Health for her research on self-management in arthritis.