Milisa Manojlovich, Director
AACN Certification Board
July 2013 – June 2016
Milisa Manojlovich, RN, PhD, CCRN, serves a three-year term as a director on the AACN Certification Corporation board from July 1, 2013 to June 30, 2016.
Manojlovich has been an associate professor at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, since 2011. With a focus on advanced nursing practice and nurse education, she has taught at the university since 2002, first as a graduate student instructor and then as an assistant professor from 2004 to 2011. She has been a member of AACN since 1989.
Manojlovich has been principal investigator and co-investigator for numerous grant-funded research projects. She is currently co-investigator for “Redesigning the System of Care for Hospitalized Medical Patients,” funded by a $1.3 million grant from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, and “Expansion of the National Implementation of a Comprehensive Unit-Based Safety Program (CUSP) to Reduce CAUTI,” funded by a $2 million grant from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.
In 2008, she received the New Investigator Award from the Interdisciplinary Research Group on Nursing Issues from AcademyHealth.
Manojlovich is also a staff nurse in the University of Michigan Health System Critical Care Medical Unit. During her career, she has been a clinical nurse specialist or staff nurse in critical care units at University of Chicago; Providence Hospital, Southfield, Mich.; Detroit Medical Center; and St. Catherine Hospital, East Chicago, Ind.
She is a member of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, the Council on Graduate Education for Administration in Nursing, the Academy of Management and AcademyHealth.
Manojlovich has a doctor of philosophy degree in nursing from University of Michigan; a Master of Science in adult critical care from Rush University, Chicago; an associate degree in nursing from Indiana University Northwest, Gary; a Bachelor of Education from University of Windsor, Ontario, Canada; and a Bachelor of Arts in sociology from Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario.