Published: June 26, 2014

American Academy of Nursing selects MSU professors

Contact(s): Jill Vondrasek Division of Public Health office: 810-600-9185

Lorraine Robbins, MSU associate professor of nursing, and Address Malata, MSU adjunct professor of nursing, have been invited to join the American Academy of Nursing later this year.

Fellowship in the academy is highly selective and is considered the highest honor in the nursing profession. The induction ceremony will take place at the Academy’s 2014 Transforming Health, Driving Policy Conference Oct. 18 in Washington, D.C.

The American Academy of Nursing serves the public and the nursing profession by advancing health policy and practice through the generation, synthesis and dissemination of nursing knowledge. The Academy's more than 2,200 fellows are nursing's most accomplished leaders in education, management, practice and research. They have been recognized for their extraordinary contributions to nursing and health care.