Editorial Board

Joyce Newman Giger, EdD, RN, CS, FAAN
American University of Health Sciences
1600 East Hill Street
Signal Hill, California 90755

Editor Emerita
Hilda Richards, EdD, RN, FAAN
Chancellor Emeritus, Professor Emeritus
Indiana University, Northwest

Copy Editor
Christine B. Brannon
Brannon Graphics

Associates Editors
Linda Burnes Bolton, DrPh, RN, FAAN
Vice President, Chief Nursing Officer
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Ophelia Long, MSN, RN
Chairperson, BCHLE

Patricia Tompkins, MS, RN
Retired, Chief, Office of Maternal &
Child Health Commission of Public
Health Department of Health & Human Services

Betty Smith Williams, DrPh, RN, FAAN
Professor Emerita
California State University/Long Beach
Consulting Editors

Consulting Editors
Susan J. Appel, PhD, RN, APN, BC
Associate Professor
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Ora Strickland, PhD, RN, FAAN
Dean and Professor
Florida International University
College of Nursing and Health Sciences

 Editorial Review Board
Elmira Taylor Asongwed, MS, RN
Assistant Professor of Nursing
University of the District of Columbia

Anita R. Bralok, PhD, RN, CNM
Dean and Professor
American University of Health Sciences
School of Nursing

 Mary E. Duffy, PhD, FAAN
 Professor & Director of the Center
 for Nursing Research
 Boston College, School of Nursing

 Karen Faison, MSN, RNC
 Associate Professor
 Southside Virginia Community College

 Sheldon Fields, PhD, APRN, BC, FNP
 Assistant Professor
 University of Rochester

 Dorothy Fishman, EdD, RN, FAAN
 President, Fishman Associates

 Faye Gary, EdD, RN, FAAN
 Professor of Nursing
 Case Western Reserve University

 Catherine Gilliss, DNSC, RN, FAAN
 Yale University

 Valerie George, PhD, RN
 Associate Professor
 Cleveland State University

Lorna Harris, PhD, RN, FAAN
Dean and Professor, School of Nursing
North Carolina Agriculture &
Technical State University

Constance Hendricks, PhD, RN
Associate Professor, School of Nursing
Southern University

Gregory Howard, LPN
 Member, Board of Directors
 National Association of Licensed
 Practical Nurses

 Juanita Hunter, PhD, RN
 University of Buffalo,
 State University of New York

 Virginia Hunter, PhD, RN
 Associate Dean, Undergraduate Studies
 California State University at Los Angeles

 Betty Lewis, MSN, RN
 Prairie State College

Bettye Davis-Lewis, EdD, RN, FAAN
CEO, Diversified Health Care Systems
Past-President, National Black Nurses Association

 Patricia Messmer, PhD, RN-C, FAAN
 Director, Nursing Research
 Mount Sinai Medical Center
 Miami, Florida

Janice M. Phillips, PhD, RN, FAAN
Director of Government and Regulatory Affairs
Commission on Graduates of Foreign Nursing Schools
(CGFNS) International

 Larry Purnell, PhD, RN, FAAN
 Professor, University of Delaware

 Dorothy Ramsey, PhD, RN
 Professor Emerita, Aldephi University

 Coralease Ruff, DNSc, RN
 Associate Professor and Coordinator
 Howard University, College of Nursing

 Ethelrine Shaw-Nickerson, PhD, RN, FAAN
 Professor Emerita, The Ohio State University

Mary Grace Umlauf, PhD, RN
Professor Emerita, School of Nursing
University of Alabama at Tuscaloosa

Sandra Millon Underwood, PhD, RN, FAAN
Professor, School of Nursing
University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee

Michael Weaver, PhD, RN, FAAN
Indiana University, School of Nursing

Sandra M. Webb-Booker, PhD, RN
Cregier Vocational High School Practical Nursing Program

May Wykle, PhD, RN, FAAN, FGSA
Emeritus Professor and Former Dean
Case Western Reserve University
Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing

Advisory Board
Elnora Daniel, EdD, RN, FAAN
Former President
Chicago State University

C. Alicia Georges, EdD, RN, FAAN
Herbert H. Lehman College, CUNY
Department of Nursing

Herman Taylor, MD
University of Mississippi Medical Center
School of Medicine
Principal Investigator
The Jackson Heart Study
The Jackson Mall, Jackson, Mississippi


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