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Nancy Ann Burns

Nancy Ann Burns, American nursing educator, researcher. Registered Nurse. Fellow American Academy Nursing; member American Nurses Association (council nurse researchers), Oncology Nursing Society, American Cancer Society, Sigma Theta Tau.

Background

  • Burns, Nancy Ann was born on August 21, 1936 in Fort Worth, Texas, United States. Daughter of Finis Ray and Lillie Mae (Stinson) Bishop.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Texas Christian University, 1957. Master of Science, Texas Woman's University, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, Texas Woman's University, 1981.

    Career

    • Staff nurse Harris Hospital, Fort Worth, 1956-1957. Public health nurse Fort Worth Public Health Department, 1957-1959, 61-63. Staff nurse All Saints Episcopalian Hospital, 1964, nursing supervisor, 1965-1970, member faculty Vocational Nursing School, 1970-1972, director Vocational Nursing School, 1972-1974.

      Member faculty Nursing School University Texas, Arlington, since 1974. Director Center for Nursing Research, Arlington, since 1988. Jenkins Garrett professor, 1996.

    Major achievements

    • Registered Nurse.

    Works

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Fellow American Academy Nursing. Member American Nurses Association (council nurse researchers), Oncology Nursing Society, American Cancer Society, Sigma Theta Tau.

    Connections

    • Married Samuel Jerry Burns, August 30, 1956. Children: Robin Lynn Burns Bell, Melody Ann Burns Davidson.
    • father: Finis Ray Bishop
    • mother: Lillie Mae (Stinson) Bishop
    • spouse: Samuel Jerry Burns
    • children: Robin Lynn Burns Bell Burns
    • Melody Ann Burns Davidson Burns
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    Born August 21, 1936
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