PHILADELPHIA, PA – After serving one year as president‐elect, Stephen Patten MSN, RN, CNS, CNOR, was recently inducted as president of the National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists (NACNS) at the NACNS Annual Conference held March 10- 11, 2011 in Baltimore, MD.
Leading Advanced Practice Nursing Organization Announce New Board Members
PHILADELPHIA, PA—The National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists today announced its newly elected members of its 2011 Board of Directors. The following individuals have demonstrated leadership in nursing education, practice, research and administration and have been elected by their peers to serve in this important role.
NACNS Announces Association’s Leadership Plan
The National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists (NACNS) Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Melinda Mercer Ray, MSN, RN as interim executive director. In this part-time position, Ms. Ray will assist NACNS in association leadership issues. Melinda Mercer Ray is a clinical nurse specialist and association consultant with over 15 years of experience in association and advocacy work.