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Shining a Light on Elder Abuse and Neglect

Cheryl Sullivan, CEO of AAN (left), and Terry Fulmer (right)

A few weeks ago, I devoted a blog to our grantees who received awards at the recent GSA meeting in New Orleans. Before the meeting began, one of our grant programs, Building Academic Geriatric Nursing Capacity (BAGNC), held its annual Leadership Conference. I am happy to report that another grantee was recognized there for her outstanding work: Terry Fulmer, PhD, RN, FAAN, who received the 2010 Nurse Leader in Aging award. Dr. Fulmer, Dean of the College of Nursing at the College of Dentistry, New York University, has shown outstanding leadership in nursing education, research, and practice.

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