Center for Nursing Research

8th Annual EBP/Research Conference
Leveraging Innovation to Drive Healthcare Transformation

Featuring: Linda H. Aiken, PhD, RN, FAAN, FRCN
Linda is the Claire M. Fagin Leadership Professor of Nursing, Professor of Sociology, Director of Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research, and Senior Fellow of the Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Aiken is best known for her research on the use of performance measures to demonstrate relationships between nursing care and patient outcomes in the U.S. and abroad.

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Center for Nursing Research Mission:

Serve the healthcare community by fostering the integration of research into quality healthcare outcomes through innovative education and training

Center for Nursing Research Vision:

We will conduct cutting-edge research which ignites a spirit of scientific inquiry in nurses at all levels, changing practice and changing lives. We will provide comprehensive research consultative and mentored services that will impact the scientific rigor of meaningful nursing research.

Contact Information

Program Director: Karen L. Rice, DNS, APRN, ACNS-BC, ANP
(504) 842-6193  krice@ochsner.org

RN Researcher:  Shelley Thibeau, PhD, RNC-NIC
(504) 842-2101  sthibeau@ochsner.org