Baltimore, MD (December 2, 2010) - Rachel Lebowitz, CRNP, MS, Cardiology Nurse Practitioner at Kernan Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, stands with her award winning poster - "A Voice at the Table - NP Representation at the MEC Level."
The poster was awarded first place at the American College of Nurse Practitioners National Clinical conference held in Tampa, FL in late October.
The poster was one of over 50 submitted at the conference, attended by more than 2,000 nurse practitioners, and was produced with the assistance of Roslyn Corasaniti, RN, Ph.D., CRRN, also of Kernan Hospital.
A 132-bed rehabilitation and orthopaedic specialty hospital, Kernan specializes in joint replacements and treatment of sports injuries; neck, back, upper and lower extremity injuries; scoliosis; trauma reconstruction; plastic surgery; and dental surgery for adults and children. Kernan's William Donald Schaefer Rehabilitation Center provides the most technologically advanced therapy for orthopaedic injuries, brain and spinal cord injuries, stroke, multiple sclerosis and other neurologic disorders. Kernan is also the home of the University of Maryland Center for Integrative Medicine.