ANNOUNCING THE RECIPIENTS OF THE
2015 APNA ANNUAL AWARDS!

The APNA Annual Awards recognize APNA members who demonstrate excellence in psychiatric-mental health nursing practice, education, research, leadership, community efforts, and more. This year's recipients will be recognized in person at the APNA 29th Annual Conference, online and in communications throughout the year.
 

Kathleen Delaney, PhD, PMH-NP, RN
Chicago, IL
Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse of the Year

 

Jeanne Clement, EdD, APRN, PMHCNS- BC, FAAN
Upper Arlington, OH
Award for Distinguished Service

 

Mary Conklen, MSN, APN, PMHCNS-BC
New Holland, IL
Award for Excellence in Practice - APRN

 

Janette O'Connor, BS, BSN, MS, RN-BC
White Plains, NY
Award for Excellence in Practice - RN

 

Diane Allen, MN, RN-BC, NEA-BC
Concord, NH
Award for Excellence in Leadership - RN

 

Dawn Vanderhoef, PhD, DNP, RN, PMHNP/CNS-BC
Roberts, WI
Award for Excellence in Education

 

Jane Mahoney, PhD, RN, PMHCNS-BC
Sugar Land, TX
Award for Excellence in Research

 

Angela Thomas, MSN, BSN, PHN, RN
Cottage Grove, MN
Award for Innovation - Individual