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Margaret Compton, American nurse researcher. Registered Nurse, Connecticut, New York. Recipient traineeship, 1989; Syracuse University fellow, 1984-1985, 85-86, NEF fellow, 1990-1991; Agency for Health Care Policy and Research grantee, 1991-1992, National Institute Drug Abuse Research grantee, since 1995.


Compton, Margaret was born on July 6, 1959 in Inglewood, California, United States. Daughter of Robert W. and Barbara Ann (Barry) Compton.


Bachelor of science in nursing, University Rochester, 1982. Master of Science, Syracuse University, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy, New York University, 1992.


Staff, charge nurse neurosurgery Intensive Care Unit, Upstate Medical Center, Syracuse, New York, 1983-1985;research nurse practitioner department psychiatry, Yale University, New Haven, 1987-1988, 89;assistant clinical professor, Yale University, New Haven, 1988-1990;member of faculty adult nursing division School of Nursing, Yale University, New Haven, 1990-1992;clinical nurse specialist, Hospital St. Raphael, New Haven, 1989-1990;research nurse clinician, Advanced Package Tool Foundation, New Haven, 1990-1991;assistant nurse scientist, New York University, 1991-1992;postdoctoral fellow Drug Abuse Research Center, University of California at Los Angeles, 1992-1994;assistant clinical professor School Nursing, University of California at Los Angeles, since 1994.


Member American Nurses Association (council nurse researchers), American Association Neurosci. Nurses, National Nurses Society Addictions, California State Nurses Association, Sigma Theta Tau (Delta Mu chapter, nominating committee Omicron chapter).


Married Daniel Luthinger, August 4, 1984.