1st Vice President
International Council of Nurses


Dr. Pamela Cipriano is the Dean at the University of Virginia’s School of Nursing in Charlottesville, VA. She is the past-president of the American Nurses Association (ANA), and currently serves as the 1st Vice President of the International Council of Nurses.

As an experienced academic medical center executive, she is known nationally and internationally for leading efforts to advance the role and visibility of nurses, and growing nursing’s influence on healthcare policy. She is working to reduce stress and improve front line clinician well-being and resilience.