Joni Brady, DNP, RN-BC, CAPA, earned a Doctor of Nursing Practice Degree in Nursing Administration from George Mason University in 2015. Board certified in ambulatory perianesthesia and pain management nursing, she has contributed to professional speciality nursing organization initiatives for over 25 years. She authors the Journal of PeriAnesthesia Nursing Global Connections column and lectures at national and international healthcare conferences. While living in Europe for 8 years on military family orders, Joni was instrumental in supporting the development of a global non-profit nursing organization and was elected to serve as the first Chair of the Board of Directors for the International Collaboration of PeriAnaesthesia Nurses, Inc. (ICPAN). Dr Brady promotes the expansion of clinical speciality nursing education and interprofessional perioperative care team collaboration to improve knowledge and partnership that contributes to the advancement of surgical population health and patient safety.