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Georgia nurses inducted to the American Academy of Nursing's Class of 2021

Posted 3 months ago by Charlotte Baez Diaz

October 18, 2021- GNA would like to congratulate the following Georgia nurses for their induction in the American Academy of Nursing's Class of 2021!

Kimarie Bugg, DNP, RN, MHP

CEO at Reaching Our Sisters Everywhere, Inc.

Hope Bossenius, DNP, FNP-BC, FAANP, FAR

Associate Professor, Co-Director of Innovation and Technology/Urban Health Initiative at Emory University

Nicole Carlson, PhD, CNM, FACNM

Assistant Professor at Emory University

Jill Case-Wirth, MHA, BSN, RN

Senior Vice President/Chief Nurse Executive at Wellstar Health System

Alexis Dunn Amore, PhD, CNM, FACNM

Assistant Professor and Nurse Midwife at Emory University and the Atlanta Birth Center

Fayron Epps, PhD, RN

Assistant Professor at Emory University

Pandora Hardtman, DNP, RN, CNM, FACNM

Chief Nursing and Midwifery Officer at Jhpiego

Seongkum Heo, PhD, RN, AHAF

Professor at Mercer University

Roberta Kaplow, PhD, APRN-CCNS, AOCNS, CCRN

Clinical Nurse Specialist at Emory University Hospital

Rose Wynne Murphree, DNP, MSN, BSN, RN, CWOCN, CFCN

Assistant Professor at Emory University

Michelle A. Nelson, PhD, MS, APRN, FNP-BC, FAANP

Clinical Associate Professor at Clayton State University

Regena Spratling, PhD, RN, APRN, CPNP, FAANP

Associate Dean & Chief Academic Officer at Georgia State University

Amy Valderrama, PhD, RN

Nurse Epidemiologist (Supervisory), Deputy Team Lead at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Jessica Wells, PhD, RN, WHNP-BC

Assistant Professor at Emory University

The Academy serves the public and the nursing profession by advancing health policy through organizational excellence and effective nursing leadership. The Academy and its more than 2,800 members, known as Fellows, create and execute evidence-based and policy-related initiates to advance health care.

Please join us in celebrating this honorable accomplishment. Congratulations!

Other Fellows include GNA Members Dr. Mary Gullatte, Dr. Deborah Bruner, Dr. Eve Byrd, Dorothy Doughty, FNP, Dr. Elizabeth Downes, Dr. Sandra Dunbar, Dr. Melissa Faulkner, Dr. Rebecca Gary, Dr. Dorothy Jordan, and many, many others. 


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