Journal of Advanced Nursing

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Edited By: Editor-in-Chief: Roger Watson; Editors: Robyn Gallagher, Mark Hayter, Jane Noyes, Rita Pickler & Brenda Roe

Impact Factor: 1.741

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2014: 8/109 (Nursing (Social Science)); 10/111 (Nursing (Science))

Online ISSN: 1365-2648

Editorial Board

Roger Watson
Professor of Nursing, Faculty of Health and Social Care, University of Hull, UK


Robyn Gallagher
Professor of Nursing, Charles Perkins Centre, Sydney Nursing School, University of Sydney, Australia

Mark Hayter
Professor of Sexual and Reproductive Health at the University of Hull, UK

Jane Noyes
Professor of Health and Social Services Research and Child Health, School of Social Sciences, Bangor University, UK

Rita Pickler
The FloAnn Sours Easton Professor of Child and Adolescent Health, College of Nursing, Ohio State University, USA

Brenda Roe
Professor, Evidence Based Practice Research Centre, Edge Hill University, UK

Statistical Editor
Irene Hueter

Adjunct Professor, Department of Statistics, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA

Social Media Editor
Thane Chambers

Research Librarian, Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Canada

International Editorial Board

Neriman Akansel, Assistant Professor, Uludag University, Turkey

Steve Beaumont, Chief Nurse, Medway Foundation Trust, UK

Terese Bondas, Professor, University of Nordland, Norway

James Buchan, Professor, Faculty of Health Sciences, Queen Margaret University, UK

Constance Dallas, Associate Professor, Department of Health Systems Science, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA

Carmen De La Cuesta, Professor, Faculty of Nursing, University of Alicante, Spain

Freda Dekeyser, Head, Clinical Masters Program; Coordinator, Nursing Research, Hadassah-Hebrew University, Israel

Vari Drennan, Associate Dean for Research; Professor of Health Policy and Service Delivery, Kingston University, UK

Jonathan Drennan, Professor of Healthcare Research, Head of Centre of Innovation and Leadership in Health Sciences, University of Southampton, UK

Sharon Dudley-Brown , Assistant Professor of Medicine and Nursing, Johns Hopkins Medicine, USA

Trisha Dunning, Chair in Nursing (Barwon Health), Deakin University, Australia

Carole Estabrooks, Professor and Canada Research Chair in Knowledge Translation, University of Alberta, Canada

Jacqueline Fawcett, Professor of Nursing, University of Massachusetts Boston, USA

Paul Galdas, Senior Lecturer, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, UK

Kathleen Galvin, Professor of Nursing Practice, University of Hull, UK

Susanne Gibbons, Assistant Professor, Daniel K. Inouye Graduate School of Nursing, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, USA

Mi Ja Kim, Professor and Dean Emerita; Executive Director, Global Health Leadership Office; Director, Academy of International Leadership Development, Department of Biobehavioral Health Science, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA

Courtney Lyder, Dean, UCLA School of Nursing, USA

Stefanos Mantzoukas, Assistant Professor, Highest Technological Institution (ATEI) of Epirus, Greece

Tanya McCance, Professor for Nursing R&D, Belfast Trust/University of Ulster, Northern Ireland

Sandy Middleton, Professor of Nursing Research; Director, Nursing Research Institute, St Vincent’s & Mater Health Sydney and Australian Catholic University, Australia

Lin Perry, Professor of Nursing Research & Practice Development, Faculty of Health, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia

John Rolley, Research Fellow, St Vincent's Hospital, Melbourne, Australia

Jane Seymour, Sue Ryder Care Professor in Palliative and End of Life Studies, School of Nursing, Midwifery and Physiotherapy, University of Nottingham, UK

Heather Skirton, Professor in Health Genetics, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Plymouth University, UK

Riitta Suhonen, Professor in Nursing Science, Research and Education in Elderly Care, University of Turku, Finland

Yun-Fang Tsai, Chair and Professor, Chang Gung University, Taiwan

Val Wilson, Professor of Nursing Research & Practice Development, Faculty of Nursing, Midwifery & Health, University of Technology, Sydney

Jean Wyman, Professor and Cora Meidl Siehl Chair of Nursing Research and Adjunct Professor, School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, USA

Hu Yan, Vice Dean, School of Nursing, Fudan University, China

Yuli (Amy) Zang, Associate Professor; Deputy Dean, School of Nursing, Shandong University, China


Managing Editor
Di Sinclair

Associate Managing Editor
Gareth Watkins

Production Editor
Christina Uy

Journal Publishing Manager
Danielle Hollings

Journal Publisher
Griselda Campbell