About the Journal : Clinical Nurse Specialist

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About the Journal

​The purpose of Clinical Nurse Specialist™: The International Journal for Advanced Nursing Practice is to disseminate outcomes of clinical nurse specialist practice, to foster continued development of the clinical nurse specialist role, and to highlight clinical nurse specialist contributions to advancing nursing practice and health policy globally. Objectives of the journal are: 1. Disseminate knowledge about clinical nurse specialist competencies and the education and regulation of practice; 2. Communicate outcomes of clinical nurse specialist practice on quality, safety, and cost of nursing and health services across the continuum of care; 3. Promote evidence-based practice and innovation in the transformation of nursing and health policy for the betterment of the public welfare; 4. Foster intra-professional and interdisciplinary dialogue addressing nursing and health services for specialty populations in diverse care settings adn cultures.

Clinical Nurse Specialist is the official journal of the National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists.

Indexing: Clinical Nurse Specialist is cited in Cumulative Index to Nursing & Allied Health Literature (CINAHL), EBSCO A-Z, EMBASE, Ex Libris, HINARI, JournalGuide, MEDLINE, ProQuest, PubMed, Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, Social Sciences Citation Index, and TDNet.

Publication & Editorial Staff Contacts

Marissa Murray-Harrison
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Vice President
Jennifer E. Brogan

Executive Director,
Continuing Education and Conferences

Karen E. Innocent, MS, APRN, BC, CRNP, CMSRN

Marketing Manager
Danielle Beren

Advertising (US)
Amber Howard
Phone: 508-561-6570

Recruiting (US)
Laury Chervil-Giles  
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Monique McLaughlin

Reprints (US)
Meredith Edelman
Phone: 215-356-2721

Permission to reuse material in another publication or presentation, please email:
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Translation, Rights & Licensing
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Philadelphia, PA 19103

Janet S. Fulton, PhD, RN, ACNS-BC, ANEF, FAAN

Editorial Offices
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Indianapolis, IN 46202-5107
Phone: 317-278-1848 (Assistant)
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