September/November 2006

Schifalacqua to be Inducted as AAN Fellow

Marita Schifalacqua, RN, MSN, national director of professional practice innovation for Catholic Health Initiatives, will be inducted as a fellow in the American Academy of Nursing (AAN) in November 2006. Selection criteria include evidence of significant contributions to nursing and health care. “The academy is comprised of many of the nation’s top nursing executives, policy makers, scholars, researchers and practitioners,” said Linda Burnes Bolton, RN, DrPH, president of the AAN. “Induction into the academy represents an esteemed honor and recognition of outstanding achievement.”