Date: November 8, 2012
Time: 1:00-2:00 pm (ET)
Dr. Hassmiller will share her work with the Future of Nursing’s Campaign for Action, and Ms. Thompson will provide an overview of her work with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s Academic Progression in Nursing program. Learn about the significant efforts underway in several states to support academic progression.
Susan B. Hassmiller, PhD, RN, FAAN
Susan Hassmiller, Ph.D., R.N., F.A.A.N., is the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Senior Advisor for Nursing and Director, Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action. Previously, Hassmiller was with the Health Resources and Services Administration, where she was the executive director of the U.S. Public Health Service Primary Care Policy Fellowship and worked on other national and international primary care initiatives. She also has worked in public health settings at the local and state level and taught public health nursing at the University of Nebraska and George Mason University in Virginia.
Hassmiller is the recipient of numerous awards, including the 2009 Florence Nightingale Medal, the highest international honor given to a nurse by the International Committee of the Red Cross. She is a member a fellow in the American Academy of Nursing and a member of The Joint Commission Nursing Advisory Council and the New York Academy of Medicine.
Pamela Thompson, MS, RN, CENP, FAAN
Pam Thompson is the CEO of the American Organization of Nurse Executives and the Senior VP for Nursing for the American Hospital Association. AONE is an 8500-member strong professional association that provides education, political advocacy, professional development and networking for nurse leaders. Pam is responsible for the management and administrative leadership of AONE. She is also responsible for the development of workforce strategic initiatives for both AONE and AHA.
She served as the chair of the National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF) Board of Directors, was a member of the Lucien Leape Institute of NPSF and is now on the NPSF Board of Governors. Pam has over 30 years experience as a nurse executive. She received her MS from the University of Rochester in New York and her BS from the University of Connecticut. She is a Fellow in the American Academy of Nursing.
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