In 2001, WIN established the Geriatric Nursing Research Award in partnership with the John A. Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing. The overall goal of the award is to foster and showcase geriatric nursing research. Two recipients may be selected annually: 1) a senior researcher; and 2) a new researcher.
|Year||Senior Researcher||New Researcher|
|2001||Patricia G. Archbold, Oregon Health & Science University||Linda Phillips, The University of Arizona|
|2002||Jeanie Kayser-Jones, University of California San Francisco||Karen A. Talerico, Oregon Health & Science University|
|2003||Betty L. Chang, University of California Los Angeles||Jill A. Bennett, Oregon Health & Science University|
|2004||Margaret Dimond, University of Washington||Janet C. Mentes, University of California Los Angeles|
|2005||Charlene Harrington, University of California San Francisco||Lissi Hansen, Oregon Health & Science University|
|2006||Julie Fleury, Arizona State University||Nelma Shearer, Arizona State University|
|2007||Heather M. Young, Oregon Health & Science University||Lynn Woods, University of California Los Angeles|
|2008||Colleen Keller, Arizona State University||Elena Siegel, Oregon Health & Science University|
|2009||Ginette A. Pepper, University of Utah||Casey Shillam, University of Portland|
|2010||Bronwynne Evans, Arizona State University||Glenise L. McKenzie, Oregon Health & Science University|
|2011||Neva L. Crogan, Washington State University||Debra Bakerjian, University of California Davis|
|2012||Gloria Adriana Perez, Arizona State University|
|2013||Janice D. Crist, University of Arizona||Corey G. Nagel, Oregon Health & Science University|
|2015||Linda S. Edelman, University of Utah|
|2017||Jane Chung, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM|
Each nominee must have a sponsor and a co-sponsor. The sponsor and co-sponsor must be individual members of WIN or be from a WIN member agency(ies).
The online nomination form must be completed and submitted for each nominee.
Each nomination must include the sponsor’s nominating statement and a letter of support from the co-sponsor. None of the statements shall exceed one (1) single-spaced page. Each letter should specifically address the Selection Criteria below.
CRITERIA FOR SELECTION
Award for a Senior Researcher: Each nomination must include statements from the sponsor and co-sponsor that provide a synthesis of how the nominee’s geriatric research career has made a substantial and sustained contribution to the discipline of nursing.
Award for a New Researcher: Each nomination must include statements from the sponsor and co-sponsor that provide evidence of the promise of the researcher, including completed research, publications and presentations.
The Geriatric Nursing Research and Education Award(s) Selection Committee will select the 2018 recipient(s). The Committee includes: Terri Harvath, Cynthia Corbett, Ginny Pepper and Corinna Trujillo-Tanner. The sponsor will be notified of the Committee’s decision by January 2018. The sponsor will have the opportunity to notify the respective award recipient prior to notification by WIN.
PRESENTATION OF AWARD
The Regional Geriatric Nursing Research Award(s) will be presented at the awards ceremony held in conjunction with 51st Annual Communicating Nursing Research Conference, April 11-14, 2018 at the Davenport Grand Hotel in Spokane, Washington. A plaque will be presented to the Senior Researcher and a plaque and a cash award of $200 will be presented to the New Researcher.
WIN is not able to defray registration fees or reimburse travel expenses for the award recipients, sponsors or co-sponsors.
The completed online nomination form, the letter from the sponsor and the letter from the co-sponsor must be received in the WIN office no later than Wednesdy, November 15, 2017 at 5:00 PM.
Please use the online nomination form for making your nomination. Click here for the form.