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Sister Callista Roy

50th Anniversary of the Roy Adaptation Model

This year marks the 50th Anniversary of the Roy Adaptation Model, which is currently being taught and practiced by nurses worldwide. Since the development of her theory, Sister Callista Roy has been named a Living Legend, received five honorary doctorate degrees, inducted into the Sigma Theta Tau Hall of Fame, and has spoken in over 35 countries. 

Ann Burgess

Ann Burgess is a Living Legend

Professor Ann Burgess has been named a "Living Legend" by the New England Chapter of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association (NEAPNA). Her work on the impact of trauma and abuse of victims has significantly influenced the world of nursing. Congratulations to Professor Burgess!

Danny Willis

Danny Willis is Named One of the 2016 Academy Fellows

The American Academy of Nursing recently announced the 2016 Class of New Fellows. The Academy fellows represents all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and 28 other countries. Congratulations to Danny Willis for his accomplishment as a nurse leader!

Maureen Gormley

CSON Alum Appointed New Deputy Director for Management

Congratulations to Maureen Gormley, who graduated with a BSN from Boston College's Connell School of Nursing! 

Since graduating, Gormley also received her MPH at Yale University school of Medicine and then her PhD at Fielding Graduate University. She has served a variety of leadership positions within the U.S. National Institute of Health (NIH), including Chief Operating Officer. Today, Gormley has just recently been appointed to be the new Deputy Director for the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS).

Anniversary Reception Honoring Sr. Callista Roy


*Open To the Public*

DATE: Friday June 10, 2016
TIME: 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
LOCATION: Boston College, Corcoran Commons in the Heights Room

Roy Adaptation Association International Workshops and Conference

Workshop Day

DATE: Friday June 10, 2016
TIME: 8:45 AM - 2:30 PM
LOCATION: Boston College, Maloney Hall Room 365

Conference Day

DATE: Saturday June 11, 2016
TIME: 8:45 AM - 3:00 PM
LOCATION: Boston College, Murray Function Room in Yawkey Center