CEO of the Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN)
Pro to the question "Should All Americans Have the Right (Be Entitled) to Health Care?"
"The nurses of the Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN) consider access to quality health care a basic human right. As leaders in women's health, nurses can and should use their positions to advocate for comprehensive health care services for all, especially women and infants."
"Nurses Believe Access to Health Care is a Basic Human Right," Huffington Post, Dec. 16, 2016
Experts Individuals with MDs, DOs, PhDs, JDs or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to health care; top-level federal government officials significantly involved in health care and related issues. [Note: Experts definition varies by site.]
Involvement and Affiliations:
CEO, Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN), Jan. 2014-present
Administrative Director, Cancer Department, American College of Surgeons, Sep. 2013-Jan. 2014
Vice President, Community Health, Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Jan. 2012-June 2013
Vice President, Medical Affairs, American Cancer Society, Aug. 2005-Dec. 2012
Senior Vice President, North Carolina and South Carolina, American Cancer Society, Aug. 2004-July 2009
Vice President, Women's and Cancer Services, Carolinas Healthcare System, Jan. 2002-July 2004
Executive Director, George Batte Cancer Center, Jan. 2000-Dec. 2001
Director, Presbyterian Cancer Center, Novant Health, Jan. 1993-Nov. 1999
Master of Nursing (MN), University of South Carolina at Columbia, 1981
BSc, Nursing, University of South Carolina at Greensboro