The AONE Foundation for Nursing Leadership Research and Education

The AONE Foundation for Nursing Leadership Research and Education (AONE Foundation) was established in 2010 to support the research and educational priorities of AONE. The AONE Foundation’s activities and programs include annual small grants to fund nursing research projects, leadership development focusing on nurse managers and the annual Nurse Researcher Award, which honors an individual who has made a significant contribution to nursing research and is recognized by the broader nursing community as an outstanding nurse researcher.  The AONE Foundation accomplishes its mission through support from individuals, foundations and corporations.


Education Grants Awards

2016 Foundation Lecturer

clarkeSean Clarke, RN, PhD, FAAN
Professor and Associate Dean, Undergraduate Program, Connell School of Nursing
Baccalaureate Nursing Education in 2016:  Research, Politics, and the Road Ahead

Dr. Clarke is a nursing health services researcher and nurse educator who is currently Associate Dean for the Undergraduate Program at the Connell School of Nursing, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA. In addition to 20 years of research experience examining quality and safety of nursing care, nursing work environments, nurses' occupational health and nurse workforce issues, he has taught in baccalaureate and graduate nursing programs in the United States and Canada for many years and been involved in research training and collaborative projects in countries around the world.

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