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Diana Brinton Cowan, American pediatric nurse, mental health nurse. Certified clinical specialist in child and adolescent psychiatric and mental health nursing. Fellow United States Public Health Service, 1968-1969, 76-78.


Cowan, Diana Brinton was born on September 28, 1941 in Gilman, Colorado, United States. Daughter of William A. and Diana University (Twogood) Brinton.


Bachelor of Science, University Kansas, Lawrence, 1964. Certified pediatric nurse practitioner, University Colorado, Denver, 1968. MNursing, University Washington, 1969.

Doctor of Philosophy in Educational Psychology, University Washington, 1982.


Staff nurse in pediatrics, U. Colorado Medical Center, Denver, 1964-1967;pediatric nurse practitioner, Denver Public Health Department, 1967-1968;private practice, Seattle, 1988-1989;assistant professor, U. Washington School Nursing, Seattle, 1969-1975, 78-80;assistant professor, U. Washington School Nursing, Seattle, 1983-1988;retired, U. Washington School Nursing, Seattle.


Married Jerry Cowan, August 1973. 1 stepchild, Gayla.