The American Academy of Nursing (Academy) has appointed Sean Clarke, as the new Editor-in-Chief of Nursing Outlook, an Elsevier publication. Nursing Outlook is the official journal of the Academy and the Council for the Advancement of Nursing Science (CANS). Since its inception, the journal has supported the organization’s aim to serve the public and the nursing profession by advancing health policy through the generation, synthesis, and dissemination of nursing knowledge.
Dr. Clarke is Executive Vice Dean and Professor at New York University Rory Meyers College of Nursing. He has held endowed term and research chairs at University of Pennsylvania, University of Toronto, and McGill University, served as an Associate Dean at Boston College, and currently holds affiliate appointments at the Université de Montréal and the University of Hong Kong. Dr. Clarke earned his master’s and doctoral degrees in nursing from McGill University and was inducted into the Academy in 2006. He completed a postdoctoral fellowship focused on nursing outcomes research at the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing. When he was on faculty at the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, he served as Associate Director of the Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research and was a fellow of both the Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics and the Population Studies Center.
Nursing Outlook is a bimonthly journal that publishes the most cutting-edge innovations and trends in policy, practice, education, and research. Known for its rigorous peer-review process, the articles are timely reports that help inform decision making for nurse leaders serving in a variety of roles and across all sectors. The journal's articles, written by thought leaders, help provide the vision for nursing and health care’ future. Nursing Outlook is published by Elsevier, and as noted by the publisher, has a global print circulation of 3,092 and 19,102 average monthly visits.Click here to read the original press release.