Former ONS President Takes On New Role
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
In her new role at Emory Healthcare in Atlanta, GA, former ONS president Mary Gullatte will work to ensure that the organization sustains its nursing research program, evolves the nursing practice, and contributes to broader nursing knowledge.
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Mary Gullatte, PhD, RN, ANP-BC, AOCN®, FAAN, has been appointed Corporate Director of Nursing Innovation and Research of Emory Healthcare in Atlanta, GA. In this position, she will build on a solid foundation of nursing research, create a formal nursing mentorship program, develop a process for formal peer review, assist nurses in becoming published authors and leaders of their professional organizations, and focus on health policy and scope of practice.
“I am very excited about the possibilities of this new position at Emory Healthcare, spanning responsibility for health policy, scope of nursing practice, and nursing innovation and research across our six hospitals and many ambulatory clinics,” said Gullatte. “This also gives me the opportunity to focus on my own program of research in cancer screening and early detection among minority and underserved adults.”
Gullatte served as ONS president from 2012–2014.