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Joan Parker Frizzell, American Critical care nurse, educator. Registered Nurse, certified critical care nurse, American Council of Learned Societies. Member American Association of Critical-Care Nurses.


Frizzell, Joan Parker was born on July 3, 1947 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Edwin Spare and Virginia (Murray) Parker.


Bachelor in Biology, Eastern Baptist College, St. Davids, Pennsylvania, 1969;Bachelor of science in nursing, Temple University, 1978;MSN, University of Pennsylvania, 1983;Doctor of Philosophy, University of Pennsylvania, 1997.


Staff nurse, Rolling Hill Hospital, Elkins Park, Pennsylvania, 1978-1986;coordinator, specialist for medical Intensive Care Unit, Graduate Hospital, Philadelphia, 1986-1988;coordinator critical care education, Graduate Hospital, Philadelphia, 1988-1991;lecturer, University of Pennsylvania, 1991-1992;assistant professor nursing, LaSalle U., Philadelphia, since 1994. Instructor department nursing Eastern College, St. Davids, 1983-1985. Adjunct faculty pathophysiology Widener U., Chester, Pennsylvania and LaSalle U., Philadelphia, 1990-1994.


Member American Association of Critical-Care Nurses.


1 child, Virginia J.