Becoming a NANDA-I Fellow

The NANDA-I Board of Directors invites individuals who have been active NANDA-I members for a minimum of ten years to apply to become a Fellow of the Association. Fellows represent all areas of practice, including nursing administration, clinical practice, education, informatics, and research. Considerations for application focus on the individual’s contribution to advancing the mission and vision of NANDA-I, participation in the Association, and advancement and/or dissemination of the work of the Association.


Now Accepting applications for the 2023 Class of NANDA-I Fellows!


Applications are due NO LATER THAN May 1, 2023.

Inaugural Class of 2014

  • Dr. Kay Avant (USA)
  • Profa. Dra. Alba Lucia Bottura Leite de Barros (Brazil)
  • Cecile Boisvert (France)
  • Gloria Bulechek (USA)
  • Dr. Jane Brokel (USA)
  • Lynda Carpenito-Moyet (USA)
  • Dr. Marga Coler (USA)
  • Dr. Helen Cox (USA)
  • Dr. Dina Almeida de Lopes Monteiro da Cruz (Brazil)
  • Dr. Martha Craft-Rosenberg (USA)
  • Dr. Richard Fehring (USA)
  • Dr. Noreen A. Frisch (Canada)
  • Dr. Marjory Gordon (USA) *
  • Dr. T. Heather Herdman (USA)
  • Dr. Marion Johnson (USA)
  • Dr. Dorothy A. Jones (USA)
  • Dr. Shigemi Kamitsuru (Japan)
  • Dr. Mi Ja Kim (Korea)
  • Dr. Mary Ann Lavin (USA)
  • Dr. Margaret Lunney (USA)
  • Dr. Anne McCourt (USA)
  • Dr. Meridean Maas (USA) *
  • Dr. Sue Moorhead (USA)
  • Mitsuko Matsuki (Japan)
  • Dr. Anne Perry (USA)
  • Leann M. Scroggins (USA)
  • Mercedes Ugalde Apalategui (Spain) *
  • Judith Warren (USA)
  • Prof. Dickon Weir-Hughes (UK/France)
  • Georgia Whitley (USA)

Class of 2016

  • Profa. Dra. Miriam de Abreu Almeida (Brazil)
  • Carme Espinosa Fresnedo (Andorra)
  • Dr. Fintan Sheerin (Republic of Ireland)
  • Dr. Jane Flanagan (USA)

Class of 2018

  • Camila Takao Lopes, PhD, RN (Brazil)
  • Catherine Murphy, EdD, RN (USA)
  • Profa. Dra. Emilia Campos de Carvalho (Brazil)
  • Maria Müller-Staub, PhD, RN (Switzerland)
  • Jean O’Neil, PhD, RN (USA)*
  • Laura Rossi, PhD, RN (USA)
  • Marcos Venícios de Oliveira Lopes, RN, PhD (Brazil)
  • Viviane Martins da Silva, PhD, RN (Brazil)

Class of 2021

  • Elenice Carmona, PhD, RN (Brazil)
  • Frances Barrett Foster, MS, RN (USA)
  • Rita de Cassia Gengo e Silva Butcher, PhD, RN (Brazil)

Class of 2023

Now accepting applications for the 2023 class of Fellows!

* Deceased