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Call for Applications: 2024-2025 National Academy of Medicine’s Distinguished Nurse Scholar-in-Residence

Posted 6 months ago

The National Academy of Medicine (NAM)’s Distinguished Nurse Scholar-in-Residence (DNSIR) program provides a year-long residential health policy opportunity located in Washington, DC. This immersion experience supports the engagement of nurse leaders in a prominent role in health policy at the national level and facilitates their interaction with other health fellows and scholars. The American Academy of Nursing (Academy), the American Nurses Association (ANA), and the American Nurses Foundation (the Foundation), in partnership with NAM, support this program. The program seeks individuals who have the capacity and skills to generate policy for issues of special interest and the ability to promote greater public understanding. Applicants with demonstrated success in promoting health equity are strongly encouraged to apply.

 

NURSE SCHOLARS WHO MEET THE FOLLOWING CRITERIA ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY

  • Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing and member of the American Nurses
  • Alignment of scholarly or professional achievements with the health policy priorities of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM) and sponsoring organizations. 
  • Notable record of professional achievements (over at least 10 years) that apply to the Scholar’s proposed project area.
  • Significant potential for future contributions to health policy at any level of
  • Demonstrated commitment to interprofessional collaboration, equity, diversity, and inclusivity. 

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