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Research Team Goals

  • Stimulate collaboration to participate and communicate nursing research in the federal sector 
  • Highlight and encourage participation in nursing-led research and careers in research 
  • Conduct nursing research and give guidance on outcomes based practice to support the mission and vision of PHS nursing


Research Team Objectives

  • Disseminate research findings that support best practice, education, and scholarship associated with health care policy, public health advocacy, and nursing practice through list serves, and PHS nursing website quarterly.
  • Conduct yearly presentations about research for nursing audience (NPAC meetings, agency meetings, conferences) about use of research in practice.
  • Inform nurses about participation in research and training opportunities (conferences, web courses, and other venues) through list serves and NPAC website quarterly.
  • Identify and disseminate information on research, scholarship, internship, and fellowship opportunities for the career development of nurses through list serves, NPAC website. Make periodic announcements through agencies and NPAC.
  • Post Nurse authored publications and presentation to NPAC website quarterly.
  • Advise and participate with other NPAC subcommittees and USPHS groups on research-related activities supporting nursing category priority areas such as readiness, retention, and recruitment.
  • Establish a working relationship with various agencies to explore and clarify research support opportunities among settings in which federal nurses are employed.  This would include Tribal settings, the National Institute of Nursing Research, the Tri-Service Research Group, and other Federal research groups.