Recognizing Excellence in Cardiovascular Nursing

We are pleased to recognize health care professionals by honoring their accomplishments with several awards, grants, and PCNA fellowship.

With five yearly awards and a yearly fellowship induction, PCNA has recognized over 60 nurses and advanced practice nurses in the past 5 years.

PCNA awards have been put on hold for 2020. Check back and apply in 2021!

Awards Submissions Open Submissions Close
PCNA FellowshipJuly 1December 3
Terry Thomas Clinical Practice AwardJuly 1December 3
Heart Failure AwardJuly 1December 3
Advocacy Award for CVD PreventionJuly 1December 3
Institutional Award for Excellence in Promoting CV CareJuly 1December 3

Heart Failure award Barbara Kitzes-Hinch

2021 Award Winners

PCNA Fellowship
Sherry Donaworth DNP, ACNP, FNP
Erin Ferranti, PhD, MPH, RN, CDCES, FAHA, FAAN
Debra Moser, PhD, RN, FAAN
Laura VanBrocklin, DNP, FNP-BC, APRN, RN-BC, CHFN
Keith Ferdinand, MD (Honorary)

Terry Thomas Clinical Practice Award
Carol Marsh, RN, DNP, CNP, CLS, FPCNA
St. Luke’s Cardiology Associates
Duluth, MN

Heart Failure Prevention Award
Nora Myer, RN, HFRN
Disease Management Telephonic Program
Sutter Health
Sacramento, CA

Advocacy Award for CVD Prevention
Kim St. Clair Seals, ARNP-BC, AACC, FPCNA
Florida Cardiovascular Quality Network Foundation
Jacksonville, FL

Nursing Research Grant
Offered by ANF, Sponsored by PCNA
Xiaoyue Liu, BSN
University of Vriginia
Charlottesville, VA

Institutional Award for Excellence in Promoting Cardiovascular Care
Orlando Health


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