RNF logo2002014 Excellence in
Rehabilitation Nursing Honorees

The following nurses/groups have been recognized by their peers for their exceptional contribution to rehab nursing:

 

Cynthia S. Jacelon, PhD RN-BC FAAN CRRN, University of Massachusetts Amherst, MA
In recognition of Cynthia S. Jacelon for her sustained excellence in leadership and mentorship in rehabilitation nursing.

Anne Deutsch, PhD RN CRRN, Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
In recognition of Anne Deutsch, internationally known nurse researcher. Role models inter-professional collaboration. Mentor within ARN for research, publishing/editing. History of important research in the field of Rehabilitation. One of the few rehabilitation nurse researchers to employ secondary data analysis. Graciously shares expertise with fellow ARN members.

Anne Deutsch, PhD RN CRRN, Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
In recognition of Dr. Deutsch who has made sustained and continuing contributions to the advancement of nursing and rehabilitation research over the past twenty years. Her work has been important in establishing role of functional assessment as a national quality indicator in post-acute care settings.

Margaret Cieri, BSN RN, Erie County Medical Center, Buffalo, NY
Margaret is an excellent nurse manager of a CARF-accredited 40 bed acute rehabilitation unit.  She is a nursing role model and has developed programs that bring quality of life, including a patient council, nurse practice council and multiple educational conferences.  Margaret is a strong advocate for service excellence.