AUSTIN, TEXAS — It is with great honor that the Fellows of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners® (FAANP) will induct 38 distinguished nurse practitioner (NP) leaders in 2021. Located in 22 states across the U.S. and Vancouver, British Columbia, these FAANP inductees join an elite group of NPs who impact national and global health through their outstanding contributions to health care.
Established in 2000, the FAANP program recognizes NPs who have made significant accomplishments through clinical practice, research, education or policy.
The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) is the largest professional membership organization for nurse practitioners (NPs) of all specialties. It represents the interests of the more than 290,000 licensed NPs in the U.S. AANP provides legislative leadership at the local, state and national levels, advancing health policy; promoting excellence in practice, education and research; and establishing standards that best serve NP patients and other health care consumers. As The Voice of the Nurse Practitioner®, AANP represents the interests of NPs as providers of high-quality, cost-effective, comprehensive, patient-centered health care. To locate a nurse practitioner in your community, go to npfinder.com. For more information about NPs, visit aanp.org.