Sally A. Norton, PhD, RN, FNAP, FPCN, FAAN
Sally Norton, PhD, RN, FNAP, FPCN, FAAN, received the 2017 Distinguished Researcher Award from the Hospice & Palliative Nurses Association (HPNA). The award recognizes a nurse researcher who has demonstrated longevity and consistency in research that advances the mission and vision of HPNA via high quality research, research presentations, and publications in peer-reviewed journals.
Dr. Norton is the Independence Chair in Nursing and Palliative Care at the University of Rochester School of Nursing. She serves as a co-director of research for the Division of Palliative Care in the Department of Medicine. Her research is focused on palliative care and end-of-life decision-making.
Dr. Norton was inducted into the Academy in 2012.