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nursing educator

Deborah Ann Adams, American nursing educator. Smith research scholar, University North Carolina, 1979; named Outstanding Young Woman of America, 1986. Member choir Towson (Maryland) Methodist Church, 1991-1993. Member University Virginia Alumni Association of Maryland, Sigma Theta Tau (delegate to national convention 1985, member nominating committee 1982-1984, chair nominating committee 1984-1986, Research award 1992).

Background

Adams, Deborah Ann was born on February 3, 1954 in Wilmington, North Carolina, United States. Daughter of Russell Lewis and Selma Louise (Stillwell) Adams.

Education

Bachelor of science in nursing, University Virginia, 1976. MSN, University North Carolina, 1980. Doctor of Philosophy in Education Policy, Planning, Administration, University Maryland, 1992.

Career

Clinical nurse thoracic Intensive Care Unit, Duke Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, 1976-1977;clinical nurse and charge pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Duke Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, 1977-1979;graduate teaching assistant, U. North Carolina School Nursing, Chapel Hill, 1979-1980;instructor, U. Maryland. at Baltimore School Nursing, 1980-1986;assistant professor, U. Maryland. at Baltimore School Nursing, 1986-1993;clinical staff nurse, PICU-U. Maryland. Medical Center Per Diem Pool, Baltimore, 1980-1993;intern, Division Academy Affairs, Maryland. Board Higher Education, Annapolis, 1987;assistant professor, Boston College, since 1993.

Presenter workshop 7th Medical Committee Army Health Superior vena cava syndrome Education Project, Berlin, 1991. Consultant pediatric unit education project U. Maryland. Medical Systems, 1992.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Member editorial board, review panel for critical care nurse Journal Critical Care Nurses, 1994-1996. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member choir Towson (Maryland.) Methodist Church, 1991-1993. Member University of Virginia Alumni Association Maryland, Sigma Theta Tau (delegate to national convention 1985, member nominating committee 1982-1984, chair nominating committee 1984-1986, Research award 1992).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, foreign traveling.

Connections

father:
Russell Lewis Adams

mother:
Selma Louise (Stillwell) Adams