Amy Berman, Senior Program Officer at The John A. Hartford Foundation, was inducted into The American Academy of Nursing on October 7th. She was one of this year's 173 highly distinguished nurse leaders 2017 class of Academy Fellows.

The Academy serves the public and the nursing profession by advancing health policy and practice through the generation, synthesis, and dissemination of nursing knowledge. The Academy's more than 2,400 members, known as Fellows, are nursing's most accomplished leaders in education management, practice and research.

Fellow selection criteria include evidence of significant contributions to nursing and health care, and sponsorship by two current Academy fellows. 
New fellows can use the FAAN credential: Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing.