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Member News November 2021

Member News November 2021

November 2021 APNA News: Members’ Corner


Diane Allen was quoted regarding healthcare workplace violence in an article in The Philadelphia Inquirer.




Wailua Brandman has received the 2021 Distinguished Alumnus Award -Yale University School of Nursing




Briana Snyder featured by Sigma Nursing with an inspirational video about her work with patients who have experienced and survived severe abuse in childhood.




Matt TierneyMatthew Tierney co-authored a discussion paper, “Improving Behavioral Health Services in the Time of COVID-19 and Racial Inequities,” for The National Academy of Medicine’s NAM Perspectives health periodical



These members were featured by with video interviews about their APNA 35th Annual Conference presentations:


Lyons Hardy, on telehealth and the COVID-19 pandemic’s impact and
nursing conferences offering perspective of the nursing model of care and the importance of addressing tobacco use disorder in psychiatric patients.




Andrew Penn discussed how evidence-based educational strategies benefited nursing students when transitioning from an in-person to a remote learning class and why nurses are well-suited to deliver psychedelic-assisted psychotherapy to psychiatric patients.




Karen Werder on infusing equity in nursing education to address barriers in substance use disorder care.