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M'Lou Barnett Staats, American Nurse, educator, researcher ( hlth: hlth. service, Educated)nursing educator, researcher.

Background

Staats, M'Lou Barnett was born on October 1, 1954 in Shreveport, Louisiana, United States. Daughter of Charles Lee and Anne (Runyon) Barnett.

Education

Bachelor of science in nursing, Northwestern State University, Natchitoches, Louisiana, 1976. MSN, Texas State Woman's University, 1981.

Career

Head nurse evening shift Intensive Care Unit Willis-Knighton Hospital, Shreveport, 1976—1977. Burn clinical nurse specialist Louisiana State University Medical Center, 1981. Assistant professor Northwestern State University College Nursing, 1981—1988.

Chief executive officer Drs. Psychological Center, since 1988. Instructor Northwestern State University College Nursing, Shreveport, since 1981.

Research assistant Drs. Psychological Center, since 1984. Lecturer in field; clin supervisor to nursing students in surgical, neurological and burn Intensive Care Unit's.

Nursing student's supervisor Health Fair.

Membership

Volunteer Services for Aged, 1976—1977, American Red Cross, 1983. Member Louisiana Governor's Committee of 1000, 1983. Secretary National Burn Foundation.

Member of American Nurses Association, Alumni Association Northwestern State University, American Association Critical Care Nurses, American Association Biofeedback Clinicians, American Burn Association, Texas Women's University (vice president), Graduate Student Association, Louisiana Biofeedback Society, Shreveport Hi-Noon Toastmasters Club since 1987, Sigma Theta Tau.

Connections

Married Thomas E. Staats, July 7, 1978. Children: Lauren Malu, Kara Kristyn.