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nursing educator

Doris Steck Edwards, American nursing educator. Registered Nurse Ohio. Member of American Nurses Association, Ohio Board Nursing, Assembly of Nurse Researchers, Assembly Nurse Educators (chairman), Ohio Nurses Association (board directors 1983-1987, Mary Hamer Greenwood award), Council Nurse Researcher, Ohio Council Nursing, Phi Delta Kappa, Kappa Delta Pi, Sigma Theta Tau (3rd vice president).

Background

Edwards, Doris Steck was born on December 27, 1944 in Montgomery County, Ohio, United States. Daughter of Russell Luther and Elsie Elizabeth (Schumaker) Steck.

Education

Diploma, Miami Valley Hospital School Nursing, 1965. Bachelor of science in nursing summa cum laude, U. Cincinnati, 1976, Doctor of Education, 1984. Master of Science, Wright State University, 1980.

Registered Nurse, Ohio. Head nurse Dayton Eastern State Hospital (Ohio), 1965-1966. Clinic nurse Hamilton County Court, Cincinnati, 1967-1968.

Nursing instructor Jewish Hospital School Nursing, Cincinnati, 1976-1980. Nursing instructor U. Cincinnati, 1980-1982, assistant professor nursing, 1982-1986,associate professor nursing, 1986-1987, sophomore department chairman, 1983-1987, Executive Committee women's studies faculty, 1983-1987. Professor, dean Capital U., Columbus, Ohio, 1987.

Board of directors Lutheran Senior City, Lutheran Social Superior vena cava syndrome. Trustee Heinzerling Foundation, Children's Hospital.

Career

Head nurse Dayton State Hospital (Ohio), 1965—1966. Clinic nurse Hamilton County Court, Cincinnati, 1980—1982, assistant professor nursing, 1982—1986, associate professor nursing, 1986—1987, sophomore department chairman, 1983—1987, executive committee women's studies faculty, 1983—1987. Professor, dean Capital University, Columbus, Ohio, since 1987.

Board directors Lutheran Senior City, Lutheran Social Services. Trustee Heinzerling Foundation, Children's Hospital.

Achievements

  • Registered Nurse Ohio.

Membership

Member of American Nurses Association, Ohio Board Nursing, Assembly of Nurse Researchers, Assembly Nurse Educators (chairman), Ohio Nurses Association (board directors 1983-1987, Mary Hamer Greenwood award), Council Nurse Researcher, Ohio Council Nursing, Phi Delta Kappa, Kappa Delta Pi, Sigma Theta Tau (3rd vice president).

Connections

Married Neil Kenneth Edwards Edwards, September 17, 1966. Children: Jeffrey Kenneth, Steven Donald.

father:
Russell Luther Steck

mother:
Elsie Elizabeth (Schumaker) Steck

spouse:
Neil Kenneth Edwards Edwards

child:
Steven Donald Edwards

child:
Jeffrey Kenneth Edwards