Merlyn K. Erickson, American anesthesia nurse. Certified nurse anesthetist, American Council of Learned Societies, Basic Cardiac Life Support. Decorated Bronze Star, National Service medal, Vietnam Service medal. Captain United States Public Health Service. Member Alaska Association Nurse Anesthetists (president 1984-1986).
Commissioned nurse officer United States Public Health Service, advanced through grades to director. Nurse anesthetist United States Army, Vietnam. Staff anesthetist, clinical instructor Greater Southeast Community Hospital, Washington.
Staff anesthetist United States Public Health Service Alaska Native Medical Center, Anchorage, chief nurse anesthetist. Retired; staff anesthestist Alaska Surgery Center.