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nursing educator

Shirley Ruth Dowling Miller, American nursing educator. Registered Nurse, Georgia; certified Bachelor of Liberal Studies, American Council of Learned Societies, reality therapy. Language Impaired grantee. Developer support group for families in crisis Committee on Publication Ethics; board directors Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Support Group, American Heart Association, American Cancer Association; Member Sigma Theta Tau.

Background

Miller, Shirley Ruth Dowling was born on March 15, 1938 in Hoboken, Georgia, United States. Daughter of Daniel Eles and Nellie (Henkle) Dowling.

Education

Associate Degree in Nursing with honors, South Georgia College, 1970. Bachelor of Science in Education with honors, Georgia Southern College, Statesboro, Georgia, 1981. Bachelor of science in nursing with honors, Valdosta State College, 1987.

Master of Education in Counseling with honors, Valdosta State College, 1987. Educational Specialist, Georgia State University, 1992. Doctor of Philosophy, Georgia State University, 1995.

Career

Staff nurse, Memorial Hospital, Waycross, Georgia, 1961-1968; office nurse, Doctor J. D. Farris, Waycross, Georgia, 1970-1972; instructor Licensed practical nurse, Okefenokee Technology Institute, Waycross, Georgia, since 1972. Executive chair Licensed Practical Nurse consortium State of Georgia, 1993-1994.

Achievements

  • Registered Nurse, Georgia. Certified Bachelor of Liberal Studies, American Council of Learned Societies, reality therapy.

Membership

Developer support group for families in crisis Committee on Publication Ethics. Board directors Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Support Group, American Heart Association, American Cancer Association. Member Sigma Theta Tau.

Connections

Married Joseph Ray Miller, January 5, 1979. Children: Cyndie, Cammy, Connie, Christy, Wanda, Joe, Mike.

father:
Daniel Eles Dowling

mother:
Nellie (Henkle) Dowling

spouse:
Joseph Ray Miller

child:
Cyndie Miller

child:
Cammy Miller

child:
Christy Miller

child:
Connie Miller

child:
Joe Miller

child:
Wanda Miller

child:
Mike Miller