Sarah Collins Rossetti Earns Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers

PECASE is the highest honor bestowed by the U.S. government on outstanding scientists and engineers who are beginning their independent research careers and show exceptional promise for leadership in science and technology. The White House has issued a press release naming you as a PECASE awardee.  Established in 1996, the PECASE acknowledges the contributions scientists and engineers have made to the advancement of science, technology, education, and mathematics (STEM) education and to community service as demonstrated through scientific leadership, public education, and community outreach. The White House Office of Science and Technology Policy coordinates the PECASE with participating departments and agencies.

Dr. Rossetti is a Multi-PI of the National Institutes of Nursing Research (NINR) funded study: Communicating Narrative Concerns Entered by RNs (CONCERN) Clinical Decision Support (CDS) system. This study is funded by Grant 5R01NR016941-03. For further details, you can visit the web site    The multi-site CONCERN study leverages Healthcare Process Models of Clinical Concern (HPM-CC) to predict when nurses are concerned that a patient may be entering a risky state.  This project includes the design and evaluation of a SMARTapp on FHIR used across two large academic medical centers that exposes physicians and nurses to our predictive data source from nursing documentation to increase care team situational awareness of at risk patients to decrease preventable adverse outcomes.

Nominated by NINR, Dr. Rosetti will be honored at an award ceremony on Thursday July 25th in Washington, DC. at: Daughters of the American Revolution, Constitution Hall

Dr. Rosetti has served as the ANI Policy Coordinator and was one of the 2012 ANI Emerging Leaders.