A world-class city filled with art and culture and an incredible campus that offers cutting edge resources–that’s what students receive at Penn Nursing. And that’s just the start. Penn Nursing and the wider university offer something for everyone, as well as a lifelong community.

Penn Nursing is globally known for educating dynamic nurses—because our School values evidence-based science and health equity. That’s where our expertise lies, whether in research, practice, community health, or beyond. Everything we do upholds a through-line of innovation, encouraging our exceptional students, alumni, and faculty share their knowledge and skills to reshape health care.

Penn Nursing students are bold and unafraid, ready to embrace any challenge that comes their way. Whether you are exploring a career in nursing or interested in advancing your nursing career, a Penn Nursing education will help you meet your goals and become an innovative leader, prepared to change the face of health and wellness.

Penn Nursing is the #1-ranked nursing school in the world. Its highly-ranked programs help develop highly-skilled leaders in health care who are prepared to work alongside communities to tackle issues of health equity and social justice to improve health and wellness for everyone.

Penn Nursing’s rigorous academic curricula are taught by world renowned experts, ensuring that students at every level receive an exceptional Ivy League education. From augmented reality classrooms and clinical simulations to coursework that includes experiential global travel to clinical placements in top notch facilities, a Penn Nursing education prepares our graduates to lead.

Congratulations to the 2020 Penn Nursing Faculty Award Recipients

All the honorees will be recognized during a virtual, end-of-the-year event that is being planned. Details on that to come.

April 23, 2020

Dean’s Award for Undergraduate Scholarly Mentorship

Ariana M. Chao, PhD, CRNP, Assistant Professor

Dean’s Award for MS/MSN/DNP Scholarly Mentorship

Amy M. Sawyer, PhD, RN, Associate Professor

Dean’s Award for Distinguished Teaching

Heath D. Schmidt, PhD, Associate Professor

Dean’s Award for Teaching Excellence by Non-standing Faculty

Susan K. Keim, PhD, MSN, MS, CRNP, Vice Chair, Biobehavioral Health Sciences

Dean’s Award for Exemplary Professional Practice

Christine K. Bradway, PhD, RN, CRNP, FAAN, Professor

Dean’s Award for Exemplary Citizenship

Susan Renz, PhD, DNP, GNP-BC, Practice Associate Professor

Outstanding Nurse Educator Award, Graduate Student Organization

Adriana Perez, PhD, ANP-BC, FAAN, Assistant Professor

Barbara J. Lowery Doctoral Student Organization Faculty Award

Anne Teitelman, PhD, FNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN, Associate Professor

SNAP Undergraduate Teaching Award

Cecelia O’Neill, MSN, RN, Simulation Instructor

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