Steering Committee

  • Donald Berwick, Institute for Healthcare Improvement
  • Alexander Chan, Clinton Health Foundation
  • Pamela Cipriano, ANA President
  • Sue Hasmiller, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
  • Jimmie Keenan, U.S. Army Nurse Corps (retired)
  • Mehmet Oz, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, host of Dr. Oz show
  • Donna Hill Howes, Sharecare
  • Pat Patton, Catholic Health Initiatives
  • Angela Patterson, CVS Caremark
  • Barbara Agen Ryan, Office of the Army Surgeon General
  • Pat Travis, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (ANA Board of Directors)

Advisory Board

  • Mary Jo Assi, Press Ganey
  • Susan Bauer-Wu, Mind & Life Institute
  • Dave deBronkart, “e-patient Dave”
  • Paula DeCola, Pfizer Inc.
  • Don Detmer, University of Virginia, former Director of American Medical Informatics Association
  • Barbara Dossey, International Nurse Coach Association & American Holistic Nurses Association
  • Kathy Harren, Providence Health
  • Patricia Horoho, Office of the Army Surgeon General
  • Katharine Luther, Institute for Healthcare Improvement
  • Matthew McHugh, University of Pennsylvania
  • Judy Murphy, IBM Healthcare Global Business Services
  • Patricia Reid-Ponte, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
  • Marie Shanahan, The BirchTree Center for Healthcare Transformation
  • Lawrence Sherman, global medical educator
  • Maria Shirey, University of Pennsylvania
  • Julie Sochalski, UAB School of Nursing
  • Deydre Teyhen, Office of the Army Surgeon General
  • Sylvia Trent-Adams, U.S. Public Health Service
  • Maureen White, Northwell Health

Professional Guidance

The individuals above provide guidance in the planning and implementation of the HNHN GC. We sincerely thank them for their time and expertise! 

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About the HNHN

This initiative aims to improve the health of nurses and by extension the nation.

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The health of nurses is at a crisis point.

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