The ENRS/Nursing Research Authorship Award recognizes an ENRS member who disseminated research findings, or important theoretical, or methodological advances in the official ENRS Journal, Nursing Research, within the previous year (2016). The Awards Committee is proud to honor Nancy M. H. Pontes, PhD, RN, FNP-BC, FNAP, Rutgers School of Nursing – Camden, with the 2019 ENRS/Nursing Research Authorship Award.
The Evidence-Based Practice Award is given to an individual or a nurse led group using research-based evidence to make a practice change that results in demonstrated improvement in outcomes for the patient and family, staff, community, or organization. The Evidence-Based Practice Award is designed to encourage the use of best practices to improve the safety and quality of patient care or the improvement of patient care systems. The Awards Committee is proud to honor Karen Giuliano, PhD, RN, MBA, FAAN, Northeastern University, with the 2019 Evidence-Based Practice Award.