Ruppert Accepts Leadership Roles in CCNE and Texas Team


(Jan. 23, 2012) – Susan D. Ruppert, Ph.D., R.N., who was appointed as assistant dean and chair of the Department of Acute and Continuing Care in August 2011, has been named to the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) Accreditation Review Committee.

Ruppert also will serve as the Nurse Leader for the TEXAS TEAM Gulf Coast Regional Leadership Team, which covers the counties of: Walker, Montgomery, Liberty, Harris, Fort Bend, Waller, Colorado, Chambers, Galveston, Brazoria, Austin, Wharton and Matagorda. The charge of the team is to provide leadership to actualize the Institute of Medicine (IOM) Future of Nursing recommendations in a 13-county region and to advance the health of Texans through nursing.

– David R. Bates, Communications Director

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Susan D Ruppert, PhD, RN, ANP-BC, NP-C, FCCM, FAANP, FAAN