Katharine A. Lembright Award

Updated:Nov 12,2014

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Nomination Deadline:  The Awards deadline has passed. Applications are no longer being accepted.

The award recognizes and encourages excellence in cardiovascular research by established nurse scientists.  It honors Katharine A. Lembright, who as the American Heart Association's assistant director for nursing from 1960-81, played an important role in the development and growth of the Council on Cardiovascular and Stroke Nursing.

The current awardee is Nancy Artinian PhD, RN, FAHA, FPCNA, FAAN

Award Information (click on each section for more information)

1987    Marie J. Cowan, PhD, RN, FAAN
1988    Linda J. Baumann, PhD, RN
1989    Erika S. Sivarajan Froelicher, PhD, RN, FAAN
1990    Elizabeth Hahn Winslow, PhD, RN, FAAN
1991    Susan R. Gortner, PhD, RN, FAAN
1992    Carolyn L. Murdaugh, PhD, RN, FAAN
1993    Kathleen Dracup, DNSc, RN, FAAN
1994    Marguerite Kinney, DNSc, RN, FAAN
1995    Susan L. Woods, PhD, RN
1996    Karyn Holms, PhD, RN, FAAN
1997    Laura Hayman, PhD, RN, FAAN
1998    Jerilyn K. Allen, RN, ScD
1999    Sandra B. Dunbar, RN, DSN, FAAN
2000    Dorie Schwertz, PhD
2001    Barbara J. Drew, RN, PhD
2002    Joanne S. Harrell, PhD, RN, FAAN
2003    Martha N. Hill, PhD, BSN, MSN
2004    Diane Becker, RN, ScD, MPH
2005    Barbara Riegel, DNSc, RN
2006    Debra Moser, PhD, DNSc, RN, FAHA
2007    Kathleen Grady, PhD, RN, FAAN, FAHA
2008    Mariann Piano, RN, PhD, FAAN, FAHA
2009    Jean McSweeney, PhD, RN, FAHA, FAAN
2010    Lora Burke, PhD, RN, MPH, FAHA
2011    Marjorie Funk, PhD, RN, FAHA, FAAN
2012    Pamela Mitchell, PhD, RN, FAHA, FAAN
2013    Tiny Jaarsma, RN, PhD

Deadline
All nominations must be received through the Council Awards Application System by The Awards deadline has passed. Applications are no longer being accepted.   Please submit nominations as early as possible before the deadline.

For questions, please contact:
Awards & Lectures Manager, Professional Memberships
E-mail: council.awards@heart.org
Phone: (214) 706-1181


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