Joanne Miller is an Associate Professor at Rush University, College of Nursing in Chicago. Her doctorate was from the University of Illinois at Chicago and her Mastsers was from Rush University. She is a GNP at a City of Chicago Senior Center and coordinates the Wellness Programs at 5 senior centers. She teaches at Rush University in the Generalist Masters, Speciality, and DNP programs. She coordinates the gerontological and dual adult/gerontological advanced practice nursing programs. She is also the Chair of the GAPNA reseach committee.