F.A. Davis Nursing Leading the Way and Honored by AJN

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Five titles recognized as the most valuable in 2018.

F.A. Davis Company has been recognized by AJN as the publisher of three of the titles awarded 2018 Book-of-the-Year Awards in four different categories. These awards recognize the most valuable publications of the year, as chosen by AJN’s panel of judges. Peer-reviewed and evidence-based, AJN is considered the profession’s premier journal and has been identifying its selections of the year’s best work since 1969.

“We congratulate each of the authors on their accomplishments and thank them for their dedication to sharing their knowledge and experience with nursing students, educators, and clinicians,” said Jean Rodenberger, Editor-in-Chief, Nursing. “These three titles reflect models of learning that are changing how nursing is taught and how students are learning in today’s time pressed environments. We are honored that AJN has recognized the contributions of these authors to the education of the next generation of nursing students and to the professional development of the field.”

Awarded third place in the 2018 AJN Book of the Year Awardin the Digital Products category:
Davis Advantage for Basic Nursing
Thinking, Doing, and Caring, 2nd Edition
Leslie S. Treas, PhD, RN, CPNP-PC, NNP-BC │Judith M. Wilkinson, PhD, ARNP
Karen L. Barnett, DNP, RN │ Mable H. Smith, PhD, JD, MN, NEA-BC
“This online personalized learning system accompanies a nursing fundamentals textbook and enables students to engage with interactive content that corresponds to the textbook’s chapter. • Offers opportunities for students to assess their own learning. • Helps students actively engage with difficult-to-learn content.”—AJN

Awarded second place in the 2018 AJN Book of the Year Award in the Advanced Practice Nursing and third place in the Maternal-Child Health/Prenatal Nursing Childbirth categories:
Genetics and Genomics in Nursing and Health Care, 2nd Edition
Theresa A. Beery, PhD, RN, ACNP
M. Linda Workman, PhD, RN, FAAN
Julia A. Eggert, PhD, AGN-BC, AOCN, FAAN
“Has potential use beyond the classroom. Although intended to be a textbook for students, this book is a valuable resource for practicing nurses who have never taken a genetics course.”
“The authors make the complex subject matter understandable and interesting. A multitude of tables, charts, and photographs help clarify the material.” —AJN

Awarded third place in the 2018 AJN Book of the Year Awardin the Community/Public Health category:
Family Health Care Nursing
Theory, Practice, and Research, 6th Edition
Joanna Rowe Kaakinen, PhD, RN │ Deborah Padgett Coehlo, PhD, C-PNP, PMHS, CFLE
Rose Steele, PhD, RN │Melissa Robinson, PhD, RN
“One of this text’s greatest assets is that it is easy to read and digest. Its concept-based content can be used for an individual course or applied across an entire program of study. • Has multifaceted usability. • Is a great read. • Is beautifully laid out.”—AJN

These titles are available at bookstores or directly from F.A. Davis Company. For more information, call 800-323-3555 (US) 800-665-1148 (Canada) or visit http://www.FADavis.com.

About F.A. Davis Company
F.A. Davis Company is one of the oldest independent, family-managed publishing houses in America. Since 1879, we have been meeting the needs of nursing, medical, and health science professionals seeking information of the highest quality.

Today, F.A. Davis carries on that tradition through dedication to developing teaching and learning solutions that meet the needs of its print, digital, and online products for students, educators, and clinicians in Nursing and the Health Sciences. Our flagship titles, Taber’s® Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary and Davis’s Drug Guide for Nurses® are among the most trusted names in health care.

For more information, visit http://www.FADavis.com.

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