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nursing educator

Nancy Backus Cailles, nursing educator. Recipient Glady Kiniery award for Clinical Excellence. Member International Association Women Deans, Administrators and Counselors, Nightingale Society, Society Nursing History, National League Nursing, American Association of Critical-Care Nurses, Nursing Honor Society Purdue University Calumet (co-founder).

Background

Cailles, Nancy Backus was born on May 31, 1954. Daughter of Robert W. and Mary M. (Stevens) Backus.

Education

Bachelor of science in nursing, Loyola University, Chicago, 1976. MSN, Governor's State University, 1979.

Career

Instructor nursing Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Thornton Community College, South Holland, Illinois. Assistant professor nursing St. Xavier College, Chicago, Purdue University Calumet, Hammond, Indiana. Medical legal consultant, expert witness in field.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author textbook: Nurse, (with others) Nurse's Guide to Successful Texting, 1989.

Membership

Member International Association Women Deans, Administrators and Counselors, Nightingale Society, Society Nursing History, National League Nursing, American Association of Critical-Care Nurses, Nursing Honor Society Purdue University Calumet (co-founder).

Connections

father:
Robert W. Backus

mother:
Mary M. (Stevens) Backus