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JCN DNP Student Named a Jonas-Blaustein Scholar

09/24/18

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Christine Bonaccorso, MSN, RN, OCN, a student in the Doctor of Nursing Practice Program in the Jefferson College of Nursing has been selected to  receive the special honorary distinction of being named a Jonas-Blaustein Scholar. 

The Jonas Scholar program aims to support nurses who will address the nation’s most pressing healthcare needs.  Christine is among the more than 1,200 Jonas Scholars nationwide.  For the 2018-2020 cohort, the Morton K. and Jane Blaustein Foundation has partnered with Jonas Nursing and Veterans Healthcare towards the shared vision to improve healthcare through nursing by jointly supporting select Jonas Scholars across the country.

The special designation as a Jonas-Blaustein Scholar reflects the shared commitment of Jonas and the Morton K. and Jane Blaustein Foundation to advance nursing leadership in practice, policy and academic settings.