distinguished merit award
Distinguished Merit Award
The Distinguished Merit Award is offered once every two years in recognition of an outstanding contribution to the international advancement of the science and art of cancer nursing.
Up to 2 nominees may be selected for the Distinguished Merit Award if warranted.
Distinguished Merit Award Recipients
2020: Theresa Wiseman, University of Southampton, UK2018: Letitia Lancaster, Westmead Hospital, Sydney, Australia2016: Sanchia Aranda, Cancer Council of Australia2014: Betty Ferrell, City of Hope National Medical Center, Buellton, USA2012: Stella Bialous, University of California, San Francisco, USA2012: Virginia Gumley, Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital. Lahore, Pakistan2010: Vernice Doris Ferguson, RN, MA, FAAN, FRCN, Washington DC, USA2008: Connie Henke Yarbro, Columbia, Missouri, USA
Nominations Period Closed April 30, 2023. Recipients will be notified by mid-June.