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Sharon Dee Horner, American nursing educator. Grantee National Institutes of Health, 1998-2001, 2003-2007; recipient Ed & Molly Smith Centennial fellowship in nursing, University Texas, Austin, 1994-1995.


Horner, Sharon Dee was born on October 13, 1954 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Daughter of Robert E. Horner and Eileen (Tennant) Horner.


Bachelor of science in nursing, Armstrong State College, 1980. MSN, Medical College Georgia, 1984. Doctor of Philosophy, Medical College Georgia, 1992.


Professor University Texas, Austin, since 2000. Staff nurse Hollywood Memorial Hospital, Hollywood, Florida, 1976-1977. Clinical nurse II Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, 1977-1978.

Staff nurse Bryan Cameron Community Hospital, Ohio, 1978-1979, Memorial Medical Center, Savannah, Georgia, 1979-1980, head nurse, pediatrics, 1980-1982, clinical specialist, 1982-1983. Associate professor Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, 1984-1994. Assistant professor University Texas, Austin, 1994-2000.

Board review National League for Nursing, New York, 1997-1999. President Ogeechee Home Health Agency board, Statesboro, Georgia, 1989-1992.


  • Other Work

    • Author: (journals) Journal Community Health Nursing, Journal Pediatric Nursing, Journal of th Society Pediatric Nursing, Journal Advanced Nursing, Research in Nursing and Health.


Member advisory board Central Texas Region American, Lung Association, Austin, 1996. Member National Association Clinical Nurse Specialists, Texas Nurses Association (district 5 secretary 1996-1998), National League for Nursing (council member), American Thoracic Society, Southern Nursing Research Society, Sigma Theta Tau.


  • Other Interests

    Needlecrafts, cooking, gardening.


Robert E. Horner Horner

Eileen (Tennant) Horner