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Joy Susan Pendergrass, American advanced practice nurse/pain management specialist. Registered Nurse-CS, Missouri; ANA-RNCC certified family nurse practitioner. Recipient Professional Education award for statewide pain management presentations American Cancer Society; University Missouri-Columbia nursing scholar, grantee.

Background

Pendergrass, Joy Susan was born on August 3, 1946 in Jefferson City, Missouri, United States. Daughter of Hope DeSpain.

Education

Diploma, Burge School of Nursing, Springfield, Missouri, 1970. Bachelor of science in nursing, Center Methodist College, Fayette, Missouri, 1985. Master of Education, University Missouri, 1980.

MSN, University Missouri, 1989.

Career

Relief nurse supervisor Ellis Fischer Cancer Center, Columbia, Missouri. Critical care nurse Lecox Medical Center, Springfield. Consultant family nurse practitioner Stephen's College, Columbia.

Family nurse practitioner Columbia Anesthesia Associates, Inc., Boone Hospital Center, 1989. Adjunct faculty University Missouri School Nursing, Columbia, since 1989.

Membership

Member American Nurses Association (Council of Nurses in Advanced Practice), Missouri State Nurses Association, Association Operating Room Nurses, American Academy Nurse Practitioners, Missouri State Nurse Practitioner Coalition, American Society Pain Management Nurses, Nurses in Advanced Practice Missouri (Special Interst Group board directors).

Connections

Married Dennie Pendergrass, December 11, 1971.