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Bonnie Elam Lockard, American nursing educator. Registered Nurse, Mississippi; Pediatric Nurse Practitioner; Family Nurse Practitioner; certified death educator. Member American Nurses Association, Association for Death Education and Counseling, Daughters of the American Revolution, Sigma Theta Tau (Excellence in Nursing Education award 1986).

Background

Lockard, Bonnie Elam was born on April 4, 1943 in Brent, Alabama, United States. Daughter of Leon Edward and Sara Willodean (Meigs) Elam.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Nursing, University Alabama, Tuscaloosa, 1965. Master of Science in Nursing, University Alabama, Birmingham, 1973. Doctor of Education, Mississippi State University, 1982.

Career

Instructor, Druid City Hospital School Nursing, Tuscaloosa, 1965-1973;assistant professor nursing, Mississippi U. for Women, Columbus, 1973-1982;associate professor, Mississippi U. for Women, Columbus, 1982-1985;professor, Mississippi U. for Women, Columbus, since 1985. Professional advisor Compassionate Friends, Columbus, since 1982, Hospice Program, Columbus, since 1985.

Membership

Member American Nurses Association, Association for Death Education and Counseling, Daughters of the American Revolution, Sigma Theta Tau (Excellence in Nursing Education award 1986).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, research, traveling.

Connections

Married William Winston Lockard, September 6, 1964. Children: Chad Winston, Amy Lee.