The Nursing Research Council at Robert Packer Hospital is one of six professional councils that make up the shared governance model. Members of this council represent patient care areas within the hospital. The purpose of the Nursing Research Council is to promote the integration of nursing research and evidence-based practice, and to offer support and advice to help interested nurses get started in research. View the Council’s annual report.
Nurse researchers interested in conducting research at Robert Packer Hospital require the approval of the Nursing Research Council before presenting their study to the Institutional Review Board. The Nursing Research Policy explains all the necessary steps for nurse researchers who wish to conduct research at Robert Packer Hospital.