Elizabeth Russell Belford Award for Excellence in Education
Marilyn T. Oermann, PhD, RN, ANEF, FAAN
Director of Evaluation and Educational Research
Duke University School of Nursing
North Carolina, USA
Beta Epsilon Chapter #051
Dr. Oermann is the director of program evaluation and educational research at the Duke University School of Nursing. She is the author or co-author of 15 books in nursing education, more than 130 articles in peer-reviewed journals, and many other types of publications. Her current books are Evaluation and Testing in Nursing Education, Writing for Publication in Nursing, and Clinical Teaching Strategies in Nursing. A new book about teaching in nursing will be released in the fall. She is the editor of the Journal of Nursing Care Quality and Nurse Author & Editor and is a past editor of the Annual Review of Nursing Education. Dr. Oermann is a member of the American Academy of Nursing and the National League for Nursing (NLN) Academy of Nursing Education. She received the NLN Award for Excellence in Nursing Education Research.