Voncella McCleary-Jones inducted as Fellow in Academy of Nursing Education Fellows 2016
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center Fran and Earl Ziegler College of Nursing faculty Voncella McCleary-Jones, Ph.D., R.N. has been inducted as a Fellow in the National League for Nursing’s 2016 Academy of Nursing Education.
Dr. McCleary-Jones is a Harvard Macy Scholar and is recognized for her contributions in health literacy and accelerated online nursing education. She is passionate regarding dissemination of information to address health literacy’s impact on patient health outcomes. Dr. McCleary-Jones has worked diligently to incorporate health literacy content into nursing curricula, and to provide education on health literacy to colleagues via scholarly inquiry in this area. She has also been a champion for the use of technology to bring graduate education to nurses residing in rural areas of the state of Oklahoma via a grant-supported accelerated online master’s nurse education program.