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Awards Presented at Conference

We are pleased to acknowledge the following NAPNAP and NAPNAP Foundation award winners at our 38th National Conference on Pediatric Health Care. 

See all Loretta Ford/Henry K. Silver Awardees

Henry K. Silver Memorial Award Mikki Meadows-Oliver, PhD, MPH, PNP-BC, FAAN
President's Award Mary Chesney, PhD, APRN, CPNP, FAANP, FAAN
Melnic DNP Student Scholarship Award Mark Riccioni, MSN, RN, CPNP-AC/PC
NAPNAP Advocacy Scholar Award Dan Crawford, DNP, RN, CPNP-PC
Elishia Featherston, DNP, APRN, CPNP-PC, PMHS
Kelli Garber, MSN, PPCNP-BC
Sunny Hallowell, PhD, PPCNP-BC, IBCLC
Victoria Weill, MSN, RN, CPNP-PC
Kristi Westphaln, MSN, RN, PNP-PC
Shuren Grassroots Advocacy Award Lacey Eden, MS, FNP-C
Practice Innovation Poster Award Emily Freeman, MSN, CPNP for Implementation of New Tools in the Evaluation and Management of Newborns at Risk for Sepsis
Research Poster Award Meghan Potthoff, PhD, CPNP-AC for Go-Wish Pediatrics: Pilot Study of a Conversation Tool in Pediatric Palliative Care
Chapter Challenge Award Kentucky and Tennessee: Music City Chapters
Adolescent Health Care SIG Practice Innovations Poster Award Teen Proof by Allison Moriarty Daley, PhD, APRN, PNP-BC and Meara Peterson, DNP, RN, CPNP
Adolescent Health Care SIG Research Poster Award Screening for Gonorrhea and Chlamydia in Utah's Juvenile Justice Population by Jennifer Marie Clifton, DNP, FNP-BC, CNE
Lisa Milonovich Acute Care PNP SIG Scholar Award Cathy Woodward, DNP, APRN, CPNP-AC
Global Health Care SIG NP Award Kristin McHarg, CPNP, IBCLC
Childhood Obesity SIG Scholarly Activity Award Audra Rankin, DNP, APRN, CPNP
Victoria Floriani Keeton, MS, RN, CPNP, CNS
Childhood Obesity SIG Conference Scholarship Sarah Babcock Homer, DNP, CPNP
Breastfeeding Education SIG Continuing Education Award Deborah Busch, DNP, CRNP, CPNP-PC, IBCLC
Outstanding SIG Award Immunization SIG
Journal of Pediatric Health Care Ellen Rudy Clore Excellence in Scholarly Writing Award Stephanie Swenson, BSN, RN for her article: Parents' Use of Praise and Criticism in a Sample of Young Children Seeking Mental Health Services, JPHC, 30(1), 49-56
Journal of Pediatric Health Care Leah Harrison Excellence in Clinical Writing Award Norah L. Johnson, PhD, RN, CPNP-PC; Karen Burkett, PhD, RN, PPCNP-BC; Judy Reinhold, MSN, RN, CPNP, PMHS and Margaret W. Bultas, PhD, RN, CNE, CPNP-PC for their article: Translating Research to Practice for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder - Part I: Definition, Associated Behaviors, Prevalence, Diagnostic Process and Interventions, JPHC, 30(1), 15-26
Journal of Pediatric Health Care Nelms-Berg Department Editor Service Award Teri Woo, PhD, RN, ARNP, CNL, CPNP, FAANP - Pharmacology Continuing Education Department Corresponding Editor
NAPNAP Foundation Research Grants Eileen Condon, APRN, FNP-BC
Valerie Martinez, DNP, APRN, CPNP
Rebecca Robert, PhD, CPNP
Regena Spratling, PhD, RN, CPNP
NAPNAP Foundation DNP Project Grant Kimberly Joo, MS, APRN, CPNP-PC, CNE
NAPNAP Foundation: Elaine Gelman Student Scholarship Diane Batham, MSN, RN, PHN
NAPNAP Foundation: Richardson DNP Student Scholarship Kathleen Carr, CPNP
Emily Dague, MSN, RN, CPNP-PC
Lisa Froling, DNP, PNP
Maureen Kelly, MS, RN, CPNP
Christina Wallace, RN, CPN
Kathy Watson, MS, RN-CS, CPNP
NAPNAP Foundation Conference Travel Scholarship  Chelsey Andrea, MSN, RN, CPNP
Regina Dagher, RN
​Ameeka George, BS, MS, CPNP-PC
Morgan Grabinoski, BSN, RN
​Claire Short, BSN, RN
Arianna Stone, RN