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Diagnosis Development Committee

The Diagnosis Development Committee formulates and conducts review processes of proposed diagnoses. The duties of the committee include but are not limited to review of newly proposed, proposed revisions, or proposed deletions of nursing diagnoses; soliciting and disseminating feedback from experts; implementing processes for review by the membership and voting by the Board of Directors on diagnoses development matters. Following vote of support by the membership and Board of Directors of new/revised diagnosis, slot new/revised diagnoses into the Taxonomy. The committee has a collaborative relationship with Informatics and Education & Research Committees. In addition, the committee will work with the General Operations Committee as needed.

Chairperson
Professor Dickon Weir-Hughes, FNI
United Kingdom
(Elected until 2018)
Members
Camila Takao Lopes, PhD, RN, MsC, CCRN, FNI
Brasil 
(Elected until 2020)

Elenice Valentim Carmona, PhD, RN
Brasil
(Elected until 2018)

Lisa Cleveland, PhD, RN, PNP-BC, IBCLC
United States
(Elected until 2020)

Leann Scroggins, MS, RN, CRRN-A, APRN BC
United States
(Appointed until 2018)

Marta Avena, PhD, MSN, RN
Brasil
(Appointed until 2018)

Miriam de Abreu Almeida, PhD, RN
Brasil
(Elected until 2018)

Monika Linhart, PhD, RN
Germany
(Elected until 2018)

Silvia Caldeira, PhD, RN
Portugal
(Elected until 2018)

Sue Moorhead, PhD, RN, FNI
United States
(Appointed until 2018)

Susana Martín Iglesias, MSc, RN

Spain
(Appointed until 2018)