Current IFNA Award Recipients

IFNA Awards

2017 IFNA Award Recipients

15 nominations from 6 countries were submitted for the 2017 IFNA Awards. Seven individuals and one organization were chosen by the IFNA Awards Committee to receive an award.

Congratulations to each 2017 IFNA Award recipient who was recognized at the Opening Ceremonies of the 13th International Family Nursing Conference in Pamplona, Spain on June 14, 2017.

IFNA 2017 Award Recipients


2017 Excellence in Family Nursing Award

Janet A. Deatrick, PhD, RN, FAAN (USA); nominated by Kathleen Knafl (USA)

Deatrick Award Nomination

 

 


2017 Excellence in Family Nursing Award

Fabie Duhamel, RN, PhD (Canada); nominated by Maureen Leahey (Canada)

Duhamel Award Nomination

 

 


2017 Excellence in Family Nursing Award

Veronica Swallow, PhD, MMedSCi, BSc (Hons), RGN, RSCN (United Kingdom); nominated by Joanna Smith (United Kingdom)

Swallow Award Nomination

 


2017 Innovative Contribution to Family Nursing Award

Akiko Araki, RN, PHN, DNSc, MBA (Japan); nominated by Kiyoko Kamibeppu (Japan)

Award accepted by Dr. Naohiro Hohashi on behalf of Dr. Akiko Araki

Araki Award Nomination

 


2017 Innovative Contribution to Family Nursing Award

Regina Szylit Bousso, RN, MSc, PhD (Brazil); nominated by Kathleen Knafl (USA)

Bousso Award Nomination

 

 


2017 Distinguished Partner in Family Health Care Award

Kids Cancer Care Foundation of Alberta (Canada); nominated by Nancy Moules (Canada)

Award accepted by Dr. Nancy Moules on behalf of the Kids Cancer Care Foundation

Kids Cancer Care Foundation of Alberta Award Nomination

 


2017 Rising Star in Family Nursing Award

Junko Honda, RN, PhD (Japan); nominated by Kathryn Anderson (USA) 

Honda Award Nomination

 

 


2017 Rising Star in Family Nursing Award

Catherine Laing, RN, PhD (Canada); nominated by Nancy Moules (Canada)

Laing Award Nomination