At the AACN Academic Nursing Leadership Conference in October, Dr. Martha Hill was presented with an Emeritus Membership Award, an honor granted to those who continue to further nursing education or health care after their deanship.
Dr. Hill has advanced the nursing profession by serving as an outstanding role model for future nurses and highly visible leader on the national stage. She is Dean Emerita of Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, where she served as Dean of Nursing from 2002 to 2014. Dr. Hill served on the AACN Board of Directors from 2006 to 2010. She also served the association as a member of the Doctoral Education Conference Subcommittee, the Task Force on the Roadmap to the DNP, and as a Mentor for AACN’s New Dean Mentoring Program. Her contributions will continue to influence nursing and nursing education for many years to come.