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About the Author
Marilyn A. Ray, RN, PhD, CTN, Professor Emeritus, Florida Atlantic University, is a renowned nursing educator. Previous awards include Yingling Visiting Scholar, Virginia Commonwealth University; Eminent Scholar, FAU; and Visiting Lecturer, University of Alberta, Clinical Sciences Division. Other fellowships as visiting scholar include Ministry of Health, Ontario, Canada, and universities in Australia. She has taught at Union Institute, Cincinnati; University of Colorado School of Nursing, Center for Human Caring; McMaster University, Canada; and UCSF School of Nursing. From 19920-1999, she served in the National Guard with the rank of Colonel as teacher, researcher and administrator for the USAF School of Aerospace Medicine, Department of Academics, at several Air Force bases across the country and in the District of Columbia. She has edited two previous books, one with Jean Watson, has numerous chapters in other books and numerous peer reviewed articles. She is translated into German, Chinese, Japanese and Swedish. She has over 20 funded research grants and presents internationally.