FARMINGDALE, N.Y., Aug. 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Karin L. Ciance of Holden, Massachusetts, has been recognized as Strathmore's Who's Who Professional of the Year 2015 for her outstanding contributions and achievements in the field of Community Health Nursing. She is being honored with a Times Square, New York appearance on Friday, August 28, 2015.
Dr. Ciance is an Assistant Professor at Anna Maria College, a private co-educational institution that was founded by the Sisters of St. Anne in 1946. Dr. Ciance earned her R.N. from Worcester City Hospital of Nursing, her B.S.N. and M.S. from Worcester State College. Her D.N.P. was earned at Walden University. Dr. Ciance has more than 31 years of experience in nursing. Her areas of expertise include medical-surgical, community, rehabilitation, urgent care, women's health and management. She has served as Adjunct Faculty and Faculty mentor for a number of different local colleges and universities. They include Worcester State University, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences and Atlantic Union College. She is also the Executive Director for Greenwood Street Medical Clinic in Worcester. In her full time capacity as a faculty member at Anna Maria College, she teaches in the traditional BSN and online RN to BSN nursing programs. Dr. Ciance was inducted into the Golden Key International Honor Society from Walden University in 2014. Her affiliations include the American Nurses Association, the National League for Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau and is the elected Vice President of IOTA Phi Chapter at large. Her current interests lie in fall prevention, and community health, but in her leisure time, she enjoys camping, hiking and sewing.
The Professional of the Year membership in Strathmore's Who's Who is awarded to those candidates who have achieved recognition in their respective industry or profession for their accomplishments and who have established a commendable reputation. This membership honors individuals who have reached the highest standards of business practices and, as such, should be recognized for their standings in the business world. The Times Square honor is of particular significance because of the high visibility it offers. This visual celebration of Dr. Karin L. Ciance's career will appear at regular intervals on two very large monitors attached to the landmark skyscraper at 3 Times Square, #1, New York, NY 10036 on August 28, 2015. This structure is situated in what is often considered the busiest area of Manhattan. Strathmore's Who's Who is pleased to honor Dr. Ciance.
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