Established in 2004, the Center for Nursing Leadership at the University of South Carolina in Columbia is a statewide organization that works with healthcare organizations, clinicians, and educators in South Carolina and across the nation.
Through our Annual Leadership Summit, advocacy, and leadership fellowship programs, the Center for Nursing Leadership provides information and learning opportunities for current and aspiring nurse leaders. The Center supports nurse and other healthcare leaders in understanding the complexity of healthcare in order to improve practice, effectiveness, and the value of healthcare, which ultimately improves system and patient outcomes.
Vision: To be the foremost provider of opportunities for emerging and established nurse leaders to develop their full potential.
Mission: The Center for Nursing Leadership provides programs for nurses in the nation to optimize influence for nursing leadership in education, practice and policy.