Associate dean receives nursing research award

Nicole Hanson

Leslie Neal-Boylan, associate dean of the School of Nursing, received the Virginia A. Henderson award for outstanding contributions to nursing research. Neal-Boylan published the first research-based book on nurses with disabilities in 2012. Her research typically focuses on nurses with physical disabilities and workforce issues. The associate dean was honored on Oct. 21 at the 2014 Diamond Jubilee Awards which are of the highest honor in Connecticut’s nursing profession. -N. Hanson