Whende Carroll, MSN, RN-BC, FHIMSS
Whende M. Carroll, MSN, RN-BC, FHIMSS is the Founder of Nurse Evolution, a health IT information hub established to educate nurses about using emerging technologies, advanced data analytics, and innovation strategies to optimize nursing care delivery of people and populations' health and improve the nurse experience. She is the Clinical Informatics Advisor at the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS). Currently, she serves as the Nursing Knowledge: Big Data Science Policy and Advocacy workgroup co-chair and is a member of the American Nurses Association’s Innovation Advisory Committee for Artificial Intelligence, Augmented intelligence, and Data Science. Whende has authored numerous papers on emerging technologies and informatics nursing and is a Senior Editor at the Online Journal of Nursing Informatics (OJNI), for which she regularly writes about big data-enabled nursing topics.