Plastic Surgical Nurses Foundation
The Plastic Surgical Nurses Foundation was created and operated by the American Society of Plastic Surgical Nurses to oversee research and education. The mission of the PSNF is to foster the professional growth of plastic surgical nurses by raising and disseminating funding for educational and research activities to further advance the care of our patients. The PSNF is committed its vision of being the leader in overseeing research and education in plastic surgical nursing.
We are laying the framework for plastic surgical nursing education and promoting continued learning by offering scholarships and grants that will in turn improve patient care and the plastic surgical nursing profession. Your charitable giving will help us achieve new milestones such as creating online continuing education offerings and supporting and celebrating the achievements and dedication of a number of plastic surgical nurses.
With your contribution, we will be able to raise and disseminate funding for educational and research activities related to plastic surgical nursing to further advance the care of our patients. And that is something truly remarkable.
Meet the Board of Trustees
||Sue Kunz, BS, RN, CPSN-R, PSNF President
ASPSN Past President 2012-2014; She has devoted over 30 years to the field of plastic surgical nursing. Sue is passionate about education for the plastic surgical nurse to ensure that all patients are cared for in a safe and compassionate fashion. She has served on the editorial board is a Past President of PSNCB, and has presented at the National Convention for many years.
||LuAnn Buchholz, RN, CPSN, PSNF Treasurer
LuAnn is a Past President of ASPSN (2009-2010), co-founder and longtime Chairman of The Tennessee/Alabama Chapter of ASPSN. She brings to PSNF a 15 year history in Plastic Surgery both in private practice and surgery. She has been a presenter on the local and national level in the field of Plastic Surgery. LuAnn is currently at Belmont University in Nashville, TN serving students and faculty in Student Health Services.
||Barbara Weber, RN, CPSN, CANS, PSNF Secretary
Barbara Weber has been working in the field of Plastic Surgery for over 31 years. Working in the private practice arena she has had the opportunity to function as an office nurse as well as a private scrub. She is an aesthetic nurse injector and enjoys training other medical practitioners in the art of facial rejuvenation. Barbara has been a member of ASPSN since 1985 and has been involved on the regional and national level as a presenter. She is a Past President of ASPSN (2003-2004) and has served the organization in multiple positions.
PSNF Grant/Scholarship Application
The American Society of Plastic Surgical Nurses would like to thank the following donors for their support of the Plastic Surgical Nurses Foundation:
Paula Lynn Cunningham
Paulette Deyo Stohlmann
Jo Ann Garofalo
T. Nicole Kelley
The PSNF is a 501c(3) non-profit organization. Please consider making a tax deductible contribution to support education within our specialty.