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Neal Wesley Collins, American nurse anesthetist, educator. Registered Nurse nurse anesthetist, 1962. Decorated Army Commendation medal. Member of Reserve Offices Association, Anesthesia Research Society, Texas Association Nurse Anesthetists, American Association Nurse Anesthetists.

Background

Collins, Neal Wesley was born on June 15, 1935 in Amarillo, Texas, United States. Son of Charles F. and Helen L. (Krilling) Collins.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Baylor University, 1960. Master of Science in Nursing, University Texas, 1969. Graduate, United States Army School Anesthesia, Brooke General Hospital, 1962.

Career

Director School Anesthesia Nurses, Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu, 1970—1973, Erlanger Medical Center, Chattanooga, 1973—1980, Wichita Falls (Texas) General Hospital, since 1981. Vice president Hawaii Association Nurse Anesthetists, 1972. President Tennessee Association Nurse Anesthetists, 1979.

Member National Council Accreditation Nurse Anesthesia Schools/Programs, 1977—1983. Colonel Nurse Corps United States Army, 1960-1963.

Religion

At communion only the believer is invited to participate in the bread and cup of Christ.

Politics

Every Christian of voting age should exercise his or her God-given responsibility and constitutionally guaranteed right to engage in the political life by voting in every appropriate election.

Views

People are called to love God not only with their hearts, but also with their minds. All things should be considered through the light of reason. In order to do that, it is necessary to become aware of different points of view and be able to develop critical thinking in relation to any political or social problem.

Membership

Member of Reserve Offices Association, Anesthesia Research Society, Texas Association Nurse Anesthetists, American Association Nurse Anesthetists.

Connections

Married Marjorie Dolores Dawson, December 21, 1958. Children: Michelle R., Greggory R., Melanie K.