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2014-08-27 23:00:40

Under Dr. Dennis’s leadership, the NLN/Chamberlain Center, one of seven comprising the NLN Home for Transformative Excellence, will expand the NLN’s advancement of its signature programming for evidence-based nursing education and the scholarship of teaching. Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 The National League for Nursing is pleased to announce that Betty Pierce Dennis, DrPH, MN, RN, FAAN, became the inaugural director of the NLN/Chamberlain College of Nursing Center for the...

2014-08-22 23:01:40

The 2014 recipients – all doctoral candidates – will share $28,000. The scholarships will be formally presented during the 2014 Education Summit on Friday, September 19, as part of the four-day, capacity-crowd gathering in Phoenix. Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 Paying tuition and other related educational expenses will be a little easier in the coming year for four nurse educators pursuing advanced degrees, thanks to scholarship awards from the National League for Nursing...

2014-07-31 23:09:28

Six schools of nursing, selected by competitive application, have been named NLN Centers of Excellence in Nursing Education this year. New COEs will be formally recognized at the NLN’s Annual Education Summit in Phoenix, September 17-20. Washington, DC (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Six schools of nursing have been named NLN Centers of Excellence (COE) for 2014 to 2018, bringing the total to 35, the National League for Nursing Board of Governors has announced. The selection is by competitive...

2014-06-28 23:02:59

Nurse educators at six schools of nursing in southeastern Pennsylvania and clinical nursing staff at an affiliated agency took home the first awards for geriatric education and practice from the IBC Foundation of Philadelphia. The awards program was inaugurated in 2013 with a foundation grant to the NLN to expand the Advancing Care Excellence for Seniors program to practice environments in the designated geographic region. Washington, DC (PRWEB) June 28, 2014 Nurse educators at six...

2014-06-17 23:13:14

In acknowledgment of her stature within nursing education and American health care, as she retires as CEO of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing, the NLN will honor Geraldine "Polly" Bednash, PhD, RN, FAAN, with its highest accolade. The capacity crowd of nurse faculty, deans, and administrators, and executives of health care organizations attending the 2014 NLN Education Summit will see Dr. Bednash receive the NLN President's Award at the gala NLN Banquet,...

2014-05-31 23:07:40

Elaine Tagliareni, EdD, RN, CNE, FAAN, a chief program officer at the National League for Nursing, is one of just two honorary degree candidates selected by Duquesne University this year. Dr. Tagliareni was awarded a doctor of humane letters at the university’s Commencement Exercises on May 9 on the Pittsburgh, PA campus. Washington DC (PRWEB) May 31, 2014 Elaine Tagliareni, EdD, RN, CNE, FAAN, a chief program officer at the National League for Nursing, is one of just two honorary...

2014-05-09 23:09:12

Judith A. Halstead, PhD, RN, FAAN, ANEF, will lead the NLN's new accreditation division, effective July 1, 2014. The NLN Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation (C-NEA) will offer an alternative to current accreditation options. Washington DC (PRWEB) May 09, 2014 The NLN has named Judith A. Halstead, PhD, RN, FAAN, ANEF, to lead its new accreditation division, effective July 1, 2014. Said NLN president Marsha Howell Adams, PhD, RN, CNE, FAAN, “I can think of no better person...

2014-04-24 23:13:54

The NLN wants all nurse faculty and deans and administrators of schools of nursing across the spectrum of higher education and leaders in nursing education at health care organizations and institutions to come to the nation’s premier conference on nursing education. This annual premier nursing education conference is planned to shed light on timely issues and new challenges and illuminate visions of the future. Washington, DC (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 The Valley of the Sun is looking...

2014-04-11 23:23:53

The NLN Center for Innovation in Simulation and Technology will benefit from a five-year sponsorship by Excelsior College of NLN’s Scholar-in-Residence Program. The NLN Excelsior College Scholar-in-Residence will facilitate career advancement for nurse educators with doctoral degrees, bringing them professional development opportunities and exposing them to the latest evidence-based scholarship. Washington, DC (PRWEB) April 11, 2014 The National League for Nursing Center for Innovation...

2014-02-15 23:02:58

vSim for Nursing/Medical-Surgical™ features 10 virtual patient simulation scenarios and other curricular content based on Complex Care Medical-Surgical Scenarios (Volume 1) developed by the National League for Nursing. Washington, DC (PRWEB) February 15, 2014 The introduction of vSim for Nursing was an occasion of great excitement among nurse educators gathered at the International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare (IMSH) last month in San Francisco. The innovative product line,...


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