Melva Jo Hendrix, American nursing educator. Named Psychiatric Nurse of Year Kentucky Nurse's Association, 1984, Outstanding Woman of Bluegrass, 1983; numerous National Institute of Mental Health training grants. Fellow American Academy Nursing; member American Nurse's Association, Society Research and Education in Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing.
Instructor psychiatric nursing University Maryland, Baltimore. Lecturer Boston University. Director division of community services for mental health Department Human Resources, Bureau Health Services, Frankfort, Kentucky.
Professor, division director psychiatric mental health nursing University Kentucky, Lexington.