Posts Tagged ‘AACN’

School of Nursing and VUMC receive national New Era for Academic Nursing Award

November 6, 2019

The active and productive partnership between Vanderbilt University School of Nursing and Vanderbilt University Medical Center has been recognized by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) with its 2019 New Era for Academic Nursing Award. The competitive honor recognizes schools of nursing and academic medical centers that are committed to positioning academic nursing…

VUSN Assistant Professor, Alvin Jeffery, recipient of the AACN’s 2019 Circle of Excellence Award

April 11, 2019

VUSN Assistant Professor of Nursing & Biomedical Informatics, Alvin D. JefferyAlvin D. Jeffery, PhD, RN-BC, CCRN-K, FNP-BC, was one of 14 nurses named as recipients of the prestigious AACN Circle of Excellence Award. Criteria used to evaluate Circle of Excellence award candidates include relentless promotion of patient-driven excellence; communication skills; true collaboration; effective decision making;…

Allison receives FAANP grant to study workforce impact of DNPs

November 26, 2018

Doctor of Nursing Practice Program Director Terri Allison, DNP, received a Fellows of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners grant award to study the impact DNP-prepared nurse practitioners have on patient and organizational outcomes.

Recent School of Nursing Recognitions and Honors

August 17, 2018

Faculty and students in the Vanderbilt University School of Nursing have recently been recognized for career accomplishments, research, scholarship and leadership. Student Kaitlyn McGowen, right with patient Roger Conrad, has been named a Cal Turner Program for Moral Leadership in the Professions fellow. Other recent honors include: