Therese S. Richmond, RN, PhD, CRNP, FAAN, the Andrea B. Laporte Endowed Term Professor of Nursing at the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing in Philadelphia, is among 19 nurse researchers who will be inducted into the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau Internationals International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame at Sigma Theta Tau Internationals 24th International Nursing Research Congress from July 22-26 in Prague, Czech Republic.
Created in 2010, the International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame recognizes nurse researchers who have achieved significant and sustained national or international recognition and whose research has improved the profession and the people it serves, according to a news release.
The award presentation is sponsored by Wiley-Blackwell.
“This years International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame inductees come from six countries and 11 U.S. states,” Sigma Theta Tau International President Suzanne Prevost, RN, PhD, COI, said in the release. “Their research projects will be shared through the Virginia Henderson International Nursing Library online so that nurses everywhere can benefit from their discoveries and insights into patient outcomes, healthcare policies and much more.”