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Julie Evelyn Winkler Sprott, American pediatric nurse practitioner. Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner. University Kansas scholar, 1961-1965; research grantee Charter North Hospital, 1988, University Alaska Faculty Development grantee, 1989, National Science Foundation grantee, since 1993; East-West Center fellow University Hawaii, 1965-1969.


Sprott, Julie Evelyn Winkler was born on December 10, 1943 in Coffeyville, Kansas, United States. Daughter of Harry William and Thelma Florine (DeVore) Winkler.


Bachelor, University Kansas, 1965. Master of Arts, University Hawaii, 1969. Bachelor of science in nursing, Cornell University, 1972.

Master of Arts, University Iowa, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, University New Mexico, 1986.


Staff nurse New York University Hospital, New York City, 1972-1973. Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Denver Visiting Nurse Service, 1974-1975, The Alaska Clinic, Anchorage, 1975-1977, Alaska Allergy and Pediatric Clinic, Anchorage, 1981-1984. Assistant professor University Alaska, 1987-1990.

Consultant Maniilaq Association, Kotzebue, Alaska, 1991-1992. Private consultant, since 1991. Research associate Social Research Institute, 1992-1993.


Secretary executive committee Child Advisory Network, Anchorage, 1991-1993. Member American Nurses Association, American Academy Nurse Practitioners, National Association Pediatric Nurse Associates and Practitioners (foundation board directors since 1994), Alaska Nurse Practitioner Association (president 1988-1989), American Anthropological Association, Society Circumpolar Health, Society for Applied Anthropology, Sigma Theta Tau.


  • Other Interests

    Hiking, skiing, kayaking.


Married James M. Sprott.