Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Executive Nurse Fellow Award
Posted: Oct. 2, 2012
Linda Yoder, associate professor and director of the nursing administration graduate concentration, was named an Executive Nurse Fellow by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, which recognizes the effectiveness of nurse leaders in improving the nation’s health-care system.
In addition to her responsibilities at the School of Nursing, Yoder collaborates with the Seton Family of Hospitals and the St. David’s Hospital System in Austin, Texas, on nursing research and evidence-based practice initiatives. She is currently completing a longitudinal study examining quality of life experienced by burn survivors after they are discharged from the Military Burn Unit located in the San Antonio Military Medical Center at Fort Sam Houston, Texas.