2011 ANNA Award Recipients

Outstanding Contribution to ANNA
Award: Lifetime membership in ANNA, ANNA logo pin, and a plaque
Norma Gomez, MBA, MSN, RN, CNN
NJG Consultants
Russellville, TN
Ron Brady Memorial Award for Excellence in Volunteer Leadership
Sponsored by Anthony Jannetti, Inc.
Award: $1,000 and a plaque
Loretta Jackson Brown, PhD(c), RN, CNN
McKing Consultant/Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Lawrenceville, GA
Clinical Practice Award
Sponsored by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc.
Award: $1,000 and a plaque
Andrea Easom, MA, MNSc, APN, BC, CNN, CNN-NP
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Little Rock, AR
Nephrology Nurse Educator Award
Sponsored by DaVita
Award: $1,000 and a plaque
Deuzimar Kulawik, MS, RN
FMQAI: Florida ESRD Network
Tampa, FL
Excellence in Nephrology Nursing Management Award
Award: $1,000 and a plaque
Glenda Harbert, RN, CNN, CPHQ
ESRD Network of Texas Inc
Dallas, TX
Quality Care Award
Sponsored by Church & Dwight Co., Inc.
Award: $2,000 and a plaque
Linda Owens, RN, CNN
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Little Rock, AR
Spirit of Nephrology Nursing Award
Sponsored by HDCN.com
Award: $1,500 and a plaque
Sally Campoy, DNP, ANP-BC, CNN-NP
Denver VA Medical Center
Denver, CO
  Outstanding Chapter Recognition Award
Sponsored by B. Braun Medical Inc.
Award: $1,000 educational grant
Dogwood Chapter (Southeast Region)
  Chapters Strategic Collaboration Award
Award:$500
Garden State Chapter (Northeast Region)
Helen Feigenbaum Award for the Promotion of Excellence in Nephrology Nursing
Sponsored by the Feigenbaum Family
Award: $1,000
Kathey Day, RN, CDN
Willis Knighton Health System
Shreveport-Bossier City, GA
  Research Abstract Award
Award: $500
Janice O'Brien, PhD, RN
Saint Peter’s College
Englewood Cliffs, NJ
ANNA Board of Directors Award
Award: ANNA logo pin, complimentary registration to a future ANNA National Symposium, and plaque
B. Sandy Miholics, RN, CNN
HealthFirst NY
Neshanic Station, NJ
Representation Award
Award: $500
Nida Quirong-Jones, RN, CNN
Albert Einstein Medical Center
Philadelphia PA
 

Regional STAR (Successful Teamwork = Achievements and Recognition) Awards

Award: $1,000 each

Northeast Region: Garden State Chapter
Southeast Region: Dallas Chapter
North Central Region: Heart of America Chapter
Western Region: Big Sky Chapter

  National Chapter Recruitment & Retention Award
Award: $500
Hub City Chapter (Southeast Region)
  Regional Chapter Recruitment & Retention Awards
Award: $250
Northeast Region: Northern New England Chapter
Southeast Region: Hub City Chapter
North Central Region: Buckeye Chapter
Western Region: Greater Puget Sound Chapter
  Regional Chapter Health Policy Advocacy STAR Awards
Award: $500
Northeast Region: Keystone Chapter
Southeast Region: Acadiana Chapter
North Central Region: Kentuckiana Chapter
Western Region: San Joaquin Valley Chapter
  Regional Chapter Rising STAR Awards
Award: $500
Northeast Region: Northeast Tri-State Chapter
Southeast Region: Caribbean Chapter
North Central Region: Platte River Chapter
Western Region: Northern California Chapter
Nephrology Nursing Journal Writing Contest Awards
Award: $500
Clinical Practice:
Clara Neyhart, BSN, RN, CNN
University of North Carolina Healthcare
Chapel Hill, NC
Co-authors: Lynn McCoy, RN, CNN; Beverly Rodegast, RN; Constance Gilet, MSN, ANP; Cynthia Roberts, RN, CNN; Kelley Downes, BSN, RN
Education:
Christine Bakke, DNP, APNP, CNN-NP, FNP-BC
Marshfield Clinic
Marshfield, WI
Research:
Francess Victoria Nelson Danquah, PhD, RN
University of Texas Health Science Center
Houston, TX
Co-authors: Joan Wasserman, DrPH; MBA, RN; Janet Meininger, PhD, RN, FAAN; Nancy Bergstrom, PhD, RN, FAAN
Nephrology Nursing Journal New Author Award
Award: Copy of Core Curriculum for Nephrology Nursing
  Melissa Eskridge, MSN, RN, NP-C
Sacred Heart Hospital Dialysis
Eau Claire, WI