Michigan Council of Nurse Practitioners Names Dr. Nancy George as New Board President
The Michigan Council of Nurse Practitioners (MICNP) state board is pleased to announce a change in leadership effective January 1, 2013, which will mark the start of the two-year presidency term for Nancy George, PhD, FNP, BC.
George, a Detroit resident, has a bachelor’s of science from Michigan Technological University, and received her R.N. diploma from the Bronson School of Nursing in Kalamazoo, MI. She also holds a master’s of science in community health nursing, a post-masters certificate as a family nurse practitioner and a PhD in nursing, all from the University of Michigan.
George is currently an Assistant Clinical Professor of Nursing and the Assistant Director of DNP programs at Wayne State University’s College of Nursing. In addition, she has a long history of service leadership with a number of professional societies, and served as the President-Elect for the Michigan Council of Nurse Practitioners from January 2011-December 2012.
She has conducted extensive research and completed several publication projects, in addition to her clinical back-ground as a nurse practitioner and has served as a consultant and a speaker, presenting at local, regional, national and international conferences.