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Hazel Fay Nixon Brown

Hazel Fay Nixon Brown, American women's health nurse, educator, administrator. Certified inpatient obstetrical nurse, nursing administration advanced. Member American Nurses Association, National League for Nursing, Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (Innovations in Teen Pregnancy award), International Council Women's Health Issues, Sigma Theta Tau.

Background

  • Brown, Hazel Fay Nixon was born on June 30, 1940 in Columbus County, North Carolina, United States. Daughter of Roy A. and Lela M. (Watson) Nixon.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of science in nursing, Berea College, Kentucky, 1962. Master of Arts in Education, Wake Forest University, 1971. MSN, University North Carolina, Greensboro, 1984.

      Doctor of Education, University North Carolina, Greensboro, 1981.

    Career

    • Staff nurse Hoots Memorial Hospital, Yadkinville, North Carolina, 1962-1966. Instructor, director School Nursing Forsyth Memorial Hospital, Winston-Salem, 1967-1974. Professor University North Carolina, Greensboro, since 1974.

    Major achievements

    • Certified inpatient obstetrical nurse, nursing administration advanced.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member American Nurses Association, National League for Nursing, Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (Innovations in Teen Pregnancy award), International Council Women's Health Issues, Sigma Theta Tau.

    Connections

    • Married Leonard L. Brown, May 3, 1964. Children: Charles, Mona, Nadja, David.
    • father: Roy A. Nixon
    • mother: Lela M. (Watson) Nixon
    • spouse: Leonard L. Brown
    • children: Charles Brown
    • Mona Brown
    • Nadja Brown
    • David Brown
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