Aline M. Holmes, DNP, RN

Director of Clinical Systems Project

Division of Advanced Nursing Practice

Newark Health Sciences


Aline M. Holmes is the former senior vice president for clinical affairs at the New Jersey Hospital Association in Princeton, where she served for the last 16 years.  In that role she also served as the director of the NJHA Hospital Improvement Innovation Network. She was also the principal investigator on a CDC grant to establish the NJ Perinatal Quality Collaborative, which is focused on reducing C-sections, improving care for pregnant women with substance abuse, and reducing disparities of care with women and infants.  She has also been a principal investigator/project director on several patient safety improvement initiatives, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), NJ Health Initiatives and the Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey.  Dr. Holmes is a veteran of the Vietnam War and served in the U.S. Navy Nurse Corps.