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Janie Menchaca Wilson, American nursing educator, researcher. Registered Nurse.

Background

Wilson, Janie Menchaca was born on March 15, 1936 in Lytle, Texas, United States.

Education

Bachelor of science in nursing, Incarnate Word College, San Antonio, 1958. MSN, University Texas, San Antonio, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing, University Texas, Austin, 1978.

Career

Oper. room nurse, Santa Rosa Hospital, San Antonio, 1958-1959;instructor, Brackenridge Hospital School Nursing, Austin, 1963-1966;staff nurse, Medical College Georgia, Augusta, 1967-1968;instructor department nursing, San Antonio College, 1968-1972;professor department nursing education, San Antonio College, since 1976;counselor Project GAIN, Texas Nurses Association, Austin, 1973-1976. Research associate Center for Health Care Research and Evaluation, University Texas System, Austin, 1974-1975. Consultant Nurse Aide Competency Evaluation Program, San Antonio, since 1989.

Member manuscript review panel Nursing Research, New York City, 1989-1991.

Membership

Board directors Center for Health Policy Development, San Antonio, 1988-1992. Member National Advisory Council on Nurse Education and Practice, since 1995. 1st lieutenant United States Air Force, 1960-1963.

Member American Association of University Professors, American Nurses Association (council nurse researchers, council cultural diversity, fellow program for ethnic minorities 1975-1977), American Academy Nursing, National League Nursing, National Association Hispanic Nurses, Sigma Theta Tau.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: music, reading, fishing, dancing, sewing.

Connections

M. Patrick W. Wilson. 1 child, Kathryn Lynn Kohlleppel.