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Eileen Kay Austin, American Nurse, educator ( hlth: hlth. service)nurse, educator. Member Florida League for Nursing (chairman public affairs and legislation committee 1981-1983), Florida Nurses Association, District Nurses Association (2d vice president 1978-1979, director 1979-1980), Nurse Cons. (associate.

Background

Austin, Eileen Kay was born on March 6, 1947 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Richard James and Alice Antoinette (Holefelder) Austin.

Education

Bachelor of science in nursing, Spalding College, 1968. Master of Education, University Florida, 1971. Doctor of Education, 1976.

Career

Nursing instructor Edison Community College, Fort Myers, Florida, 1971—1974. Associate coordinator Interinstl. Nurse Program, Jacksonville, 1974—1975.

Director nursing education University Northern Florida, 1975—1980. President Eileen K. Austin, Inc., 1980—1991. Adjunct instructor division continuing education University Florida, Gainesville, since 1991.

Nurse educator Hospital Corporation of America-New Port Richey Hospital, since 1991. Adjunct professor Central Michigan University, Offcampus Graduate program, 1981. Coordinator health maintenance organization Professional Foundation Health Care, Tampa.

Editorial review board member Florida Nursing and Health Care.

Membership

Board directors Oak Psychiatric Center, Jacksonville, 1977—1985. Treasurer North-East Florida Nurses Council Continuing Education, 1981—1983. Member of District Nurses Association (Second vice president 1978-1979, director 1979-1980), Florida Nurses Association, Florida League Nursing (chairman public affairs and legislation committee 1981-1983), Nurse Consultant (associate.

Membership committee), Kappa Delta Pi, Phi Lambda Theta, Phi Delta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi.