Spotlight on NPs is a weekly article that highlights exciting achievements and activities of American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) members.
Dr. Lori Spies, an AANP member, was featured in an article about student nurses from Baylor University who participated in a medical mission trip to Ethiopia. Dr. Spies was the mission coordinator.
AANP Fellow Dr. Bernadette Melnyk was part of an expert panel aimed at exploring how health care reform can help promote children’s behavioral health. The panel was hosted by Forum on Promoting Children’s Cognitive, Affective and Behavioral Health – part of the Institute of Medicine. Read the article.
Congratulations to AANP member Dr. Susan Alexander and AANP Fellow Dr. Joy Deupree, who were named to the Alabama Health Care Improvement Task Force by Governor Bentley. Learn more.
AANP member Dr. Dona Clarin is excited about starting a new family nurse practitioner program at Harding University. Read the press release.