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Kathryn Bowles, PhD, Selected for Induction to the International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame

Kathryn H. Bowles, PhD, RN, FAAN, FACMI, the vanAmeringen Chair in Nursing Excellence and a Professor in the Department of Biobehavioral Health Sciences has been selected for induction to the International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame by Sigma Theta Tau International.

The ceremony will take place at the 28th International Nursing Research Congress on July 27-31, 2017 in Dublin, Ireland. The STTI Hall of Fame was developed to recognize nurse researchers for their lifetime achievements in and contributions to research and to mentoring future nurse researchers.

“My research team and I are deeply honored to receive this prestigious award. As a nurse researcher, I am grateful to my team, the patients, clinicians, and students who have participated in this journey,” said Bowles. “I am fortunate to have the leaders and members of Sigma Theta Tau as role models over the last 25 years and I am so thankful for the support and nomination from three highly successful leaders, Dr. Norma Lang, Dean Louise Fitzpatrick, and Dr. Penny Feldman who are inspirational mentors.”