Donna Havens Wins Nightingale Research Award

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On Friday October 26, School of Nursing Professor Donna S. Havens, PhD, RN, FAAN, received the Nightingale Excellence in Research Award at the organization’s annual gala.

Havens was recognized for her research on nursing work environments. Her work has led to evidence-based strategies that can help health care leaders develop quality work environments for their nursing professionals.

The Nightingale Awards of Pennsylvania is a non-profit foundation founded to support nursing professionals and to recognize their achievements. Havens was one of ten individuals who were selected for this year’s awards from more than 80 nominations.