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Committee Member, Member

Hayley Germack, Ph.D., M.H.S., R.N.

Associate Director of Real World Value & Evidence - Janssen Scientific Affairs

Dr. Hayley Germack is an Associate Director of Real World Value & Evidence at Janssen Scientific Affairs. Read Bio

Vice Chair
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Committee Member, Member

Ellen Kurtzman, Ph.D., M.P.H., R.N., FAAN

Tenured Associate Professor - The George Washington University, School of Nursing

Dr. Ellen T. Kurtzman is a health services researcher and a tenured associate professor in the George Washington University School of Nursing with secondary appointments in the university’s Milken Institute School of Public Health and Trachtenberg School of Public Policy & Public Administration. Read Bio

Past Chair
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Committee Member, Member

Deonni Stolldorf, Ph.D., R.N.

Assistant Professor - Vanderbilt University School of Nursing

Dr. Stolldorf is an Assistant Professor at Vanderbilt University School of Nursing and conducts health services research with special emphasis on Implementation Science and organizational systems. Read Bio

Communications Liaison
Colleen Anusiewicz

Colleen Anusiewicz, Ph.D., R.N.

Postdoctoral Research Fellow - University Pennsylvania

Colleen V. Anusiewicz, PhD, RN is a postdoctoral research fellow at the Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research at the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing. Read Bio

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Committee Member, Member

Amelia Schlak, Ph.D., R.N.

Postdoctoral Research Fellow - Columbia School of Nursing

Dr. Amelia Schlak is a postdoctoral research fellow at the School of Nursing in the CER2 Fellowship Program, Comparative and Cost-Effectiveness Research Training for Nurse Scientists. Read Bio

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Committee Member, Member

Kathryn Riman, B.S., BSPH, R.N.

Predoctoral Research Fellow - University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing

Kathryn Riman is a predoctoral fellow at the Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research at the University ... Read Bio

Student Representative
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Committee Member, Member

Maggie Root, M.S.N., R.N., CPNP-AC, CHPPN

Ph.D. Student - Vanderbilt University

Maggie Root MSN, RN, CPNP-AC, CHPPN is an emerging nurse researcher who studies how pediatric palliative care teams add value to children’s hospitals. Read Bio

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Committee Member, Member

Eleanor Turi

Ph.D. Student - Columbia University School of Nursing

Eleanor Turi is a PhD student at Columbia University School of Nursing. Her research interests focus on nursing workforce and mental health care delivery, particularly related to how the primary care nurse practitioner organizational climate impacts mental health care delivery to patients in underserved areas. Read Bio

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Committee Member, Member

Lauren Ghazal, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Research Fellow - University of Michigan

Dr. Lauren Ghazal is a family nurse practitioner and postdoctoral research fellow at the University of Michigan School of Nursing. Read Bio

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Committee Member, Member

Shirley Girouard, Ph.D., R.N., FAAN

Professor and Associate Dean - SUNY Downstate

Dr. Shirley Girouard is a co-director of the Brooklyn Initiative to Develop Geriatrics Education, Professor, and Associate Dean for Research and Community Partnerships at the College of Nursing at SUNY Downstate. Read Bio

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Chenjuan Ma, Ph.D., M.S.N.

Assistant Professor - New York University Rory Meyers College of Nursing

Chenjuan Ma, PhD MSN, is an assistant professor and health services researcher at NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing. Read Bio

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Committee Member, Member

Barbara Martin, Ph.D., ACNP-BC, M.P.H.

System Senior Vice President Advanced Practice - CommonSpirit Health

Barbara Martin, Ph.D., ACNP-BC, M.P.H., is the System Senior Vice President for Advanced Practice at CommonSpirit Health. Read Bio

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Committee Member, Member

Blake McGee, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor - Georgia State University

Dr. Blake McGee is a former emergency nurse with a PhD in nursing science and a focus on health policy. Read Bio

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Jacqueline Nikpour, B.S.N., R.N.

Ph.D. Student - Duke University School of Nursing

Jacqueline Nikpour is a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Future of Nursing Scholar and a rising third-year PhD student at Duke University School of Nursing. Read Bio

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Committee Member, Member

Jamie Smith, Ph.D., R.N.

Instructor - Thomas Jefferson University

Dr. Jamie Smith is an early career nurse scientist passionate about addressing health disparities among aging adults. Read Bio

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