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Rose Constantino Honored with Jessie M. Scott Award

Dr. Rose Constantino who is an Associate Professor, Department of Health and Community Systems, University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing received The Jessie M. Scott Award.

This award was established by American Nurses Association (ANA) in 1979 to honor Jessie M. Scott, former assistant surgeon general and director of the Division of Nursing, Health Resources Administration, Public Health Service, of the U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare.

The award is made by the ANA Board of Directors and is presented to a registered nurse whose accomplishments in practice, education, or research demonstrate the interdependence of these elements and their significance for the improvement of nursing and health care.

Photo courtesy of Rose Constantino (Facebook Profile)

Rose Constantino received this award in recognition of her highly productive career and the leadership she has and continues to provide in nursing practice, teaching, and scholarship. The award was given on June 23, 2016 at the Grand Hyatt Washington, Washington, DC, before ANA’s Membership Assembly.

She is an honorary member of the Beta Nu Delta Nursing Society and is an alumna of the Adventist University of the Philippines.

Rose is also a visitor professor of Cebu Doctors University.


Jurado to be inducted as Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing

An honorary member of the Beta Nu Delta Nursing Society will be inducted as fellow of the American Academy of Nursing. He will join 163 other highly distinguished nurse leaders as its 2016 class of Academy fellows who will be honored at a ceremony to be held during the Academy's annual policy conference, Transforming Health, Driving Policy, which will take place October 20-22, 2016 in Washington, D.C

Leo-Felix Jurado, PhD, RN, APN, NE-BC, CNE is a faculty member of the William Paterson University and distinguished past president of the Philippine Nurses Association of America.

The Academy is currently comprised of more than 2,400 nurse leaders in education, management, practice, policy, and research. Academy fellows include hospital and government administrators, college deans, and renowned scientific researchers.