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Edith D. Hunt Raleigh

Edith D. Hunt Raleigh, American dean, nursing educator. Registered Nurse. Professional Nurse Traineeship grantee United States Department Health, Education and Welfare, 1973-1974, 76-79; recipient National Research Service award National Center for Nursing Research, National Institutes of Health, 1989-1991; named Michigan Top Nurse, Wayne State University and Metropolitan Woman Magazine, 1995.


  • Raleigh, Edith D. Hunt was born on March 28, 1947 in Jackson, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Maurice Edward and Ernestine Wright (Pickett) Hunt.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of science in nursing, University Michigan, 1969. MSN, Wayne State University, Detroit, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, Wayne State University, Detroit, 1980.


    • Staff nurse St. Lawrence Hospital, East Lansing, Michigan, 1970-1972. Instructor nursing education Wyandotte (Michigan) General Hospital, 1972-1974. Assistant professor nursing Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, 1974-1976.

      Associate director nursing and research Harper-Grace Hospitals, Detroit, 1979-1987. Postdoctoral fellow University Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1988-1991. Professor nursing Madonna University, Livonia, Michigan, since 1991, dean graduate studies, since 1997.

      Member science review committee Center for Public Policy and Research on Organ Transplants, Michigan Department Public Health, Lansing, 1986-1991. Member cardiovascular nursing research grants committee American Heart Association Michigan, Lansing, 1987-1990. Member nursing research review committee St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, Pontiac, Michigan, 1989-1990.

    Major achievements

    • Registered Nurse.


    • Member editorial board Journal Nursing Measurement. Contributor articles to professional journals.


    Health clinic volunteer Detroit Rescue Mission, 1992-1995. Chair Christian education committee Woodhaven (Michigan) Bible Church, since 1995. Certified instructor Creating Positive Relationships, Woodhaven, since 1996.

    Member National League for Nursing, Midwest Nursing Research Society (editor newsletter 1996-1998, abstract reviewer since 1998), Midwest Association Graduate Schools (member publications committee since 1999), Michigan Nurses for Life, Sigma Theta Tau.





    • Married Bruce Walter Raleigh, December 14, 1969. 1 child, Rebecca Anne.
    • father: Maurice Edward Hunt
    • mother: Ernestine Wright (Pickett) Hunt
    • spouse: Bruce Walter Raleigh
    • child: Rebecca Anne Raleigh
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    Born March 28, 1947
    (age 70)