Call for Reviewers

2019 Nursing Research Reviewer Opportunity!

  • Do you have a research-focused doctorate?
  • Have you received at least one externally-funded research grant in the last seven years?
  • Have you reviewed research grant proposals or research-based manuscripts for journals?
  • Are you looking to gain valuable experience in the grant review process?

If you answered "yes" to the above questions, consider applying to become a part of the American Nurses Foundation Nursing Research Review Program.

Responsibilities:

Reviewers assist the American Nurses Foundation by critiquing and scoring research proposals, and recommending allocation of funds to grantees. Reviewers serve three-year terms.

The two review committees are as follows:

Nursing Research Grant Reviewer (Round One)

Responsibilities: Commitment to Serve as a reviewer in Round One only for a period of 3 years (2019 - 2021) to critique and score Nursing Research Grant applications. You will be expected to participate in an online orientation in May. Round One review period is from June 1 - July 1.

Nursing Research Review Committee - "Primary Reviewer" - (Rounds One and Two)

Responsibilities: Commitment to Serve as Primary Reviewer in both Round One and Round Two for a period of 3 years (2019 - 2021) to critique and score participants. During Round 2, present applications as appropriate to the Primary Committee during a two day conference call: August 5 & 6, 2019 and August 3 & 4, 2020. You must be available and commit to participate on both days via conference call and you will be expected to participate in an online orientation in May.

To apply:
Reviewer application accepted between December 1 and February 28.

Areas of Expertise needed:

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Chronic Diseases/ Symptoms
  • Clinical / Hospital-based
  • Complementary Therapies
  • Credentialing
  • Geriatrics
  • Health Disparities/ Cultural Issues
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Information Technology
  • Infusion
  • Opioid Issues
  • Pediatrics
  • Perioperative
  • Physiological Focus
  • Psychometrics
  • Professional Practice, including Nursing Shortage Issues and Nursing Education
  • School Nurse Practice

For programmatic questions, please contact Elizabeth Franzino at elizabeth.franzino@ana.org or by calling (301) 628-5305 (301) 628-5227.

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