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Initial Program Application Subcommittee


Carol Boswell,
EdD, RN, CNE, ANEF, FAAN
Professor; James A. “Buddy” Davidson Charitable Foundation Endowed Chair for Evidence-Based Practice
Co-Director of the Center of Excellence in Evidence-Based Practice
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Nursing
Odessa, TX

Kathleen Hoover, PhD, RN
Dean, Division of Nursing & Health Sciences
Neumann University
Aston, PA

Beth Mancini, RN, PhD, NE-BC, FAHA, ANEF, FAAN - Co-Chair
Professor Sr. Associate Dean for Education Innovation Chair, Undergraduate Nursing Programs Baylor Professor for Healthcare Research
The University of Texas at Arlington College of Nursing and Health Innovation
Arlington, TX

Laurie Peters, PhD, MSN, RN - Co-Chair
Visiting Assistant Dean for Program Evaluation
Indiana University School of Nursing
Indianapolis, IN

Patricia Sharpnack, DNP, RN, CNE, NEA-BC, ANEF
Dean and Strawbridge Associate Professor
The Breen School of Nursing Ursuline College
Pepper Pike, OH

Jana Vieck, PhD, MSN, RN
Dean, College of Health Sciences and Human Performance
Vincennes University
Vincennes, IN

Betty Horton, PhD, CRNA, FAAN  - Board of Commissioners Liaison
Manager, Anesthesia Program Approval Process (APAP)
International Federation of Nurse Anesthetists
Tower Hill, IL