Congratulations to Raquel Pasarón, DNP, ARNP, FNP-BC, for receiving the Founder’s Award from the National American Pediatric Surgical Nurses Association (APSNA). This award is presented yearly to recognize an individual’s significant contributions to the advancement of the care of pediatric surgical patients and exemplary service to the APSNA organization.
The award has four criteria:
- Professional development
- Nursing leadership
- APSNA involvement
- Honors and awards, while recognizing years in pediatric nursing and pediatric surgical nursing.
Raquel Pasarón has been a member of APSNA since 2007 serving in several positions including Secretary, Director of Program and President.