Dr. Lyon receives D. Jean Wood Nursing Scholarship Award
Debra Lyon, Ph.D., R.N., FNP-BC has been selected for the Southern Nursing Research Society’s (SNRS) D. Jean Wood Nursing Scholarship Award. Dr. Lyon is an associate professor and interim department chair in the Department of Family and Community Health Nursing.
The purpose of the award is to recognize the contributions of a researcher who has enhanced the science and practice of nursing in the Southern region. The award is named in honor of the first SNRS President, D. Jean Wood, whose leadership set the course for the positive growth and development of the Society.
This is a very prestigious award for our colleague and brings recognition to the VCU School of Nursing.