Toby Bressler, PhD, RN, OCN, has been selected to be inducted as a Fellow into the Academy of Nursing on October 31, 2020. The inductees will be recognized for their significant contributions to
health and health care at the Academy’s annual Transforming Health, Driving Policy Conference, taking place virtually October 29 -31, 2020. Induction into the Academy is a significant milestone in a nurse leader’s career in which their colleagues within the profession honor their accomplishments. This is one of the highest honors that can be bestowed upon a nurse leader. Once inducted into the Academy we anticipate the continued transformational work that Dr. Bressler will accomplish to shape the promotion and health equity through the lens of cultural intersectionality, contributing to improved access and health literacy for the underserved. We look forward to Dr. Bressler’s successful record of leadership, energy and creativity, unique knowledge, and unwavering commitment to shaping the future of health care delivery with nursing at the helm. Melding diversity and inclusion with nursing science and social justice, she will continue to advocate for health-equity for at-risk communities.
Congratulations Dr. Bressler 2020 Academy of Nursing Fellow!