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Karen A. Smith, American emergency nurse clinician. Certified Emergency Nurse; certified trauma nurse specialist, basic emergency technician, Trauma Nursing Core Course, American Council of Learned Societies instructor, Basic Cardiac Life Support instructor-trainer, PLS instructor, National Red Cross nurse.


Smith, Karen A. was born on September 14, 1959 in Gainesville, Georgia, United States. Daughter of Harold Marvin and Edith Ethyelle (Ivey) Anderson.


Bachelor of science in nursing, Brenau/Hall School Nursing, Gainesville, 1981.


Staff nurse, Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesvilleclinical nurse clinician, Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesvilleclinical coordinator, sexual assault nurse examiner, Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville. Presenter in field; lecturer local schools nursing, paramedic training, and community schools. Resource and educator for area nurses and emergency medical technicians.


Volunteer member citizen review panel Juvenile Court System. Member Emergency Nurses Association (president Metro Atlanta chapter), NGMC (chair staff development committee, chair community projects committee, chair orientation committee, Excellence in Nursing award 1988), Sigma Theta Tau (secretary Nu Gamma chapter). F C.


Married Kendall George Smith, May 6, 1995. Children from previous marriage: Ivie McKenzie Hall, Casey Paxson Hall. Stepchildren: Carriane Elizabeth Smith, Heather Maria Smith.