A textbook in which Nursing & Health Studies Assistant Professor, Dr. Brenda Tyczkowski was the lead author of a chapter, has been awarded First Place in the gerontological nursing category of the American Journal of Nursing Book of the Year Awards for 2017. Dr. Tyczkowski was the lead author for Chapter 19: The Gerontological Nurse as Manager and Leader within the Interprofessional Team. The book is Gerontological Nursing Competencies for Care (2018) (Ed. Mauk, K.) Jones and Bartlett. Congratulations Dr. Tyczkowski!