Leadership Council

Chair


Marti Rice
PhD, RN, FAAN
University of Alabama at Birmingham, School of Nursing


Area of Research:
Biobehavioral Research
 

President, Western Institute of Nursing


Charlene Winters
PhD, RN
Montana State University
College of Nursing
 
 

Areas of Research:
Chronic Illness & Rural Health Issues
  
  

Representative, Sigma Theta
Tau International

 
Anna Alt-White
PhD, RN, FAAN
Department of Veteran Affairs, Retired

Area of Research:
Genomic Competencies


Immediate Past Chair

 
Jean Wyman
PhD, RN, GNP-BC, FAAN, FGSA
University of Minnesota,
School of Nursing

Areas of Research:
Geriatric Nursing & Fall Prevention

Chair-Elect


Holli DeVon
PhD, RN, FAHA, FAAN
University of Illinois at Chicago,
College of Nursing


Area of Research:
Acute Coronary Syndromes
 

President, Midwest Nursing Research Society


 Janean Holden
PhD, RN, FAAN
University of Michigan,
School of Nursing
 
 

Area of Research:
Modulation of Nociceptive &
 Neuropathic Pain
  

Representative, American
Nurses Foundation

 
Patricia Underwood
PhD, RN, FAAN
Case Western University, Retired


Areas of Research:
Breastfeeding Promotion & Nursing Education

Councilor of Finance & Records

 
Nancy Fahrenwald
PhD, RN, APHN-BC, FAAN
South Dakota State University,
College of Nursing

Area of Research:
Evaluation Research, Cancer Decision Making

President, Eastern Nursing Research Society


Rosanna DeMarco
PhD, RN, PHCNS-BC, APHN-BC, FAAN
University of Massachusetts Boston
Interim Director, PhD Program

Area of Research:
HIV Prevention Intervention for Aging Women
  


Deputy Director, NINR, DESP


Yvonne Bryan
PhD
National Institute of Nursing Research


Areas of Research:
Symptom Science, Wellness, Palliative Care
 

Councilor at Large


Judith Erlen
PhD, RN, FAAN
University of Pittsburgh, School of Nursing

  
Area of Research:
Chronic Disorders, Life Quality
  

President, Southern Nursing Research Society

 
Nan Smith-Blair
PhD, RN, FNAP
University of Arkansas-Fayetteville
 
  
  
  
Areas of Research:
Cardiopulmonary Physiology & Pulmonary Hypertension

Board of Directors Liaison, American Academy of Nursing

 
Ellen Olshansky
PhD, RN, WHNP-BC, FAAN
University of Southern California

Areas of Research:
Behavioral Health, Community Health, Health Promotion, Primary Care