Sponsored by the Council on Cardiovascular and Stroke Nursing and the Atlantic Philanthropies, Inc.
Nomination Deadline: Applications will be open April 17 - June 7, 2013.
The Competence in Aging Award recognizes members of the Council on Cardiovascular and Stroke Nursing who have distinguished themselves in promoting competence in caring for the elderly cardiovascular or stroke patient through teaching, research and/or practice.
The award is supported by the Nurse Competence in Aging, a five-year initiative funded by the Atlantic Philanthropies (USA) Inc., awarded to the American Nurses Association (ANA) through the American Nurses Foundation (ANF). It represents a strategic alliance between the ANA, the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) and the John A. Hartford Foundation Institute for Geriatric Nursing, New York University College of Nursing.
2012 Awardee: Elaine Miller, RN, PhD, CRRN, FAHA, FAAN
All nominations must be received through the Council Awards Application System by Applications will be open April 17 - June 7, 2013. . Please submit nominations as early as possible before the deadline. Candidates needing to join the AHA should do so by May 30 for the membership to be processed in time for the Application System to permit submission by the deadline.
For questions, please contact:
Courtney Carroll, Awards & Lectures Manager, Professional Memberships
Phone: (214) 706-1181